Why Weddings, Funerals & Baptisms Are Often Called “Life Events.”

Why Weddings, Funerals & Baptisms Are Often Called "Life Events."

Traditionally, these Events are only expected to happen once but, more and more, people are marrying more than once in a Lifetime. I believe that Love Is Love and whether you married too young or things just didn’t work out, Weddings are often second chances the second time around. More and more Brides are finding … [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…]

TDCJ Estes Unit To TDCJ Stiles Unit…With Family Drama Thrown In? I’m Afraid So…

TDCJ Estes Unit To TDCJ Stiles Unit...With Family Drama Thrown In? I'm Afraid So...

Two weeks ago, I picked up my Estes Bride and drove to Estes Unit in Venus, Texas. As unusual as picking up a Bride and driving her to Estes Unit might sound, I was unaware when contacted for a Wedding Ceremony that the Client didn’t have her own transportation.  It’s very unusual for any Client … [Read more…]

Tardy To Your Party? Please Arrive Early- TDCJ Beto Unit To TDCJ Estes Unit- Texas Prison Weddings Start On Time…

Tardy To Your Party? Please Arrive Early- TDCJ Beto Unit To TDCJ Estes Unit- Texas Prison Weddings Start On Time...

For eight years, I’ve had an ongoing issue of “someone being late to their own event.”   Because of this continuing “tardy” issue, I’m updating Late Fees. My Texas Twins Events Team and I are often booked at numerous venues on the same day and I’m always booked during the week at Texas Prison Weddings … [Read more…]

Me, My SUV & My Family- We Get Around While Making Dream Events A Reality….

Me, My SUV & My Family- We Get Around While Making Dream Events A Reality....

My twin sister, Cindy & I were recently asked if we have “any upcoming Life Events?” Every Event we Coordinate, Officiate and plan for Clients of Texas Twins Events & The Pawning Planners actually are Life Events for our Clients as well as my family because we are a family owned and operated Event Business.I … [Read more…]

Why It’s Not About The Money- Texas Twins Events Was Created For Families On A Tight Budget…

Why It's Not About The Money- Texas Twins Events Was Created For Families On A Tight Budget...

When you answer as many questions as I do about a “business that’s different,” you quickly recognize that we live in a world where few things change regarding event expenses.  Every year, the prices go up for wedding dresses, cakes, venues, photographers, musicians along with event coordinators and Officiants. At Texas Twins Events, our prices … [Read more…]

From A Prison Wedding To A Park, Texas Twins Events Team Travel…

From A Prison Wedding To A Park, Texas Twins Events Team Travel...

Friday as I headed to Estes Correctional Institute for my very first prison wedding, I tried to control my breathing and keep from having an anxiety attack.   Knowing I would be in “closed quarters” was difficult for me because as a child, my sisters, my brother and I were locked in a closet for … [Read more…]

Flips, Flops & The Flu-The Pawning Planners Get Back To Business…

Flips, Flops & The Flu-The Pawning Planners Get Back To Business...

For the past two weeks my entire family have “passed around” a flu virus.  A few days ago, I realized that I was getting sick myself after keeping Maryssa while Cindy kept Makenna in our attempt to prevent a cycle of sickness.  When you spend as much time with your family as we do, getting … [Read more…]

Loaned Inventory Is Borrowed But Must Be Returned- Texas Twins Events/The Pawning Planners…

Loaned Inventory Is Borrowed But Must Be Returned- Texas Twins Events/The Pawning Planners...

A lot of folks wonder if my businesses are seasonal but the truth is that most of my clients book year round since wedding season normally lasts from Febuary to July and I am normally “booked out” months in advance.   Due to my schedule, Pawning Planners clients are often flexible where Texas Twins Events … [Read more…]

The Differences Between Texas Twins Events Bookings & The Pawning Planners Families Create A “Unique” Client Base…

The Differences Between Texas Twins Events Bookings & The Pawning Planners Families Create A "Unique" Client Base...

Explaining how Texas Twins Events, Texas Twins Treasures & The Pawning Planners work together isn’t easy.  A few months ago, I wrote a blog describing the differences between a wide and varied client base to “paint a picture” for a reporter that was confused after reading an interview with me last year written by Jeff … [Read more…]