Texas Prison Weddings & Death Row Inmates- Until Death Do They Part?

Texas Prison Weddings & Death Row Inmates- Until Death Do They Part?

Everyone has an opinion. Often, their opinion won’t mirror your own. The world is a melting pot of backgrounds, personalities, religions and other facets that when put together, create a Rainbow of People.Gay, Straight, Black, White, Short Hair, Long Hair, Purple Hair, Tattoos, No Tattoos, No Hair, Fancy Clothes, Work Clothes, Manicured Hands, Work Hands, … [Read more…]

Texas Prison Weddings- What To Wear, What To Bring & What Will Happen…

Texas Prison Weddings- What To Wear, What To Bring & What Will Happen...

I’ve officiated TDCJ Weddings in numerous Prison Units across Texas for over a year now as well as in County or State Jails and although I’ve “gone over” what to wear, when to arrive and what not to do or bring, it appears that I need to do yet another “refresher course.”   I’m going … [Read more…]

Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Stiles Unit To Tarrant County Jail- Travels of A TDCJ Approved Wedding Officiant…

Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Stiles Unit To Tarrant County Jail- Travels of A TDCJ Approved Wedding Officiant...

This week kicked off with a bang for me traveling back to TDCJ Luther Unit and then headed to TDCJ Mark Stiles Unit. It was (as usual) another long week of driving across Texas to accommodate my Clients requests for a Texas Prison Wedding Officiant.  Officiating at a Prison isn’t as remarkably different as some … [Read more…]

Why Hiring A TDCJ Approved Officiant Is The FIRST Step When Planning A Texas Prison Wedding…

Why Hiring A TDCJ Approved Officiant Is The FIRST Step When Planning A Texas Prison Wedding...

Nearly everyday I review an email with questions about Prison Weddings. The main difference between a Prison Wedding and a Traditional Wedding are far more than simply the location.  Texas Prison Weddings have Strict Guidelines regarding the process for your wedding. Many of the people contacting me have no idea that without an Approved TDCJ … [Read more…]

Hitchin A Ride, Icy Roads, Greyhound Buses & Getting Home- TDCJ Allred Unit, Iowa Park, Texas…

Hitchin A Ride, Icy Roads, Greyhound Buses & Getting Home- TDCJ Allred Unit, Iowa Park, Texas...

My husband knows I spend countless hours traveling during the week and checks weather conditions during winter months because he knows (all too well) that I’m far from comfortable driving on icy roads.  After all, ice, sleet and now are rare in Texas and, I’m originally from California. Explaining to my husband why I cannot … [Read more…]

TDCJ Coffield Unit To TDCJ Michael Unit- I Answer Many Questions About Texas Prison Weddings…

TDCJ Coffield Unit To TDCJ Michael Unit- I Answer Many Questions About Texas Prison Weddings...

I spend a lot of time driving because Texas is a big state.  Prison Weddings work well with my schedule because they occur Monday-Friday 9AM-3PM and all of my other events occur evenings or weekends.   Yes. I work seven days a week as do many of my family members to make Dream Events a … [Read more…]

A Texas Prison Wedding At TDCJ Ferguson Unit- On The Road Again In Texas…

A Texas Prison Wedding At TDCJ Ferguson Unit- On The Road Again In Texas...

Years ago, Events slowed to a crawl from November to February.  Texas Prison Weddings changed all of that because Prison Weddings aren’t seasonal.   Weather isn’t a factor at a Prison Wedding because these weddings take place inside the Visitation Area. Only once have I Officiated a Prison Wedding where the couple were separated. Nikia … [Read more…]