Our Real Crazy Weekend With Real People & Real Stories…

Our Real Crazy Weekend With Real People & Real Stories...

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 over … [Read more…]

Why I Review Your Social Media Profile Prior To Following Back Or Connecting…

Why I Review Your Social Media Profile Prior To Following Back Or Connecting...

This morning after reviewing over 200 friend requests on FB, I posted that unless we have mutual friends- I don’t accept friend requests.  My reasons for this are that my FB profile is for posting photos & catching up with friends & former clients.  I never post political views or even respond to them because … [Read more…]

Happy Anniversary Baby Got You On My Mind…

Happy Anniversary Baby Got You On My Mind...

Tomorrow marks my 9 year anniversary and although we’ve had a few bumps in the road- we are still best friends and stronger due to the things we’ve had to overcome along the way.  From thyroid cancer to endemetriosus and a lump in my breast years ago, my husband was always there to nurse me … [Read more…]

Flips, Swaps, Funny Stories & The Pawning Planners…We Don’t Always “Hit A Lick!”

Flips, Swaps, Funny Stories & The Pawning Planners...We Don't Always "Hit A Lick!"

No trade is too crazy or weird for an Appraisal Appointment and we’ve seen a few bizarre offerings lately ya all.  My saucy sidekick and twin sister, Cindy Daniel constantly reminds our little twins aka The Little Pawners, Maryssa & Makenna Mahaney that #Cindyism “you can’t profit from the harvest if you don’t plant the … [Read more…]

Why “Expanding My Brand” Created Other Opportunities For The Pawning Planners…

Why "Expanding My Brand" Created Other Opportunities For The Pawning Planners...

When I created Texas Twins Events several years ago, my plan was to offer low cost options as a wedding officiant, party planner, event coordinator & funeral clergy.  My initial plan was to offer services alone to clients but, over the years my plan changed based on my clients needs. I quickly realized that my … [Read more…]

Why My Twin Sister, Cindy Daniel Calls Herself The GingerTwin…

Why My Twin Sister, Cindy Daniel Calls Herself The GingerTwin...

My sister is unfiltered and funny as heck because she “calls em as she sees em!”  I was just glancing over a blog she posted several months ago titled “Mansions, Moochers & Morons” and wound up spitting out my coffee.  You see, the circumstances for that Dream Event were based on the mother of the … [Read more…]

Saying “We Do Too” Weddings That Include Children…

Saying "We Do Too" Weddings That Include Children...

Every wedding is a blending of two families, but when there are children, adding them to your ceremony can often help ease the transition and make them feel like a part of the process. Including kids in your vows is a really sweet and easy way to show the blending of two families together as … [Read more…]

The “Pawning Process” of Taking Trades?  Wendy Wortham Explains The Art of Bartering…

The "Pawning Process" of Taking Trades?  Wendy Wortham Explains The Art of Bartering...

When clients submit a trade through my sister site We Take Trades For Wedding & Event Services- The Pawning Planners, their items are almost never ready to “flip.”  Why? Well my friend antiques and furniture or even vintage toys need to be cleaned and “show ready” in order to fetch the best price.   I’m always … [Read more…]

Can Social Media And Smart Phones Prove Infidelity? Yes, Section 6.003 Texas Family Code

Can Social Media And Smart Phones Prove Infidelity? Yes, Section 6.003 Texas Family Code

If you’ve ever watched “Cheaters” then you have an idea of how your suspicious spouse will go to just about any length to prove you’re unfaithful.   Prior to Cheaters, a private eye was usually hired to prove infidelity but, today it could be as easy as seeing something suspicious on FB or discovering an … [Read more…]

The Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Team-How We Work Together To Achieve A Dream Event

The Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Team-How We Work Together To Achieve A Dream Event

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could all just pick up the phone and drop a dime on the florist, the lighting guy, the DJ, or a wedding dress specialist without worrying who’s going to “pay the bill” or, “pick up the tab?”  Sure it would but, unless you are rich or have wealthy parents- … [Read more…]