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…]

Weddings & Workouts?  You Betcha The Pawning Planners “Keep On Trucking!”

Weddings & Workouts?  You Betcha The Pawning Planners "Keep On Trucking!"

This week has been by far the biggest week of setbacks and successes towards our goal to lose 40lbs each by This Time Next Year.  Cindy and I have successfully worked our way up to 20 minutes on the treadmill and 3 on the epileptical machine but, we gained two lbs back when we went … [Read more…]

Appraisal Appointments Are Often Funny- Lights, Cameras & Laughs With Pawning Planners Clients…

Appraisal Appointments Are Often Funny- Lights, Cameras & Laughs With Pawning Planners Clients...

I’m sure you’ve heard the term “going in blind” before but do you really understand it?  Appraisal Appointments are often our first meeting with clients after a phone call or email and, they can often be pretty funny based on the client!  Nearly half or more of our clients have no money which brings them … [Read more…]

Hidden Treasure?  Often Pawning Planners Clients Don’t Realize What Their Trade Is Worth…

Hidden Treasure?  Often Pawning Planners Clients Don't Realize What Their Trade Is Worth...

When I opened my Ebay store in 2009 to generate income during a time of struggle when my husband who had never been unemployed (40 years in real estate development and construction), was out of work due to the real estate crash, other ebayers would contact me wanting to “trade” or barter their items for … [Read more…]

Lights, Cameras, Love & Laughter? You Bet Events Are Live Performances…

Lights, Cameras, Love & Laughter? You Bet Events Are Live Performances...

I’m often called bossy en route to an event going over lists and timelines which is why I load everyone into my SUV and Saturday was no exception.  All the way to Denton, my twin Cindy talked about how lonely her house was without baby Madyson. Our first day with Leigh Ann & Alex along … [Read more…]

Our Popular “Elopement Package” is Back! Cake, Champagne, Ceremony & Photos At WorthamWorld 

Our Popular "Elopement Package" is Back! Cake, Champagne, Ceremony & Photos At WorthamWorld 

Yesterday afternoon my team and I were staying busy after making an Appraisal Appointment for a June Wedding.  Cindy and I searched for buried treasure in order to find items equal to the cost of the wedding package with photos and loaned floral designs from my inventory.  Often our clients suggest an item that won’t … [Read more…]

A Nondenominational Minister? Why I’m Not Affiliated With A Specific Religion..

A Nondenominational Minister? Why I'm Not Affiliated With A Specific Religion..

Throughout my life I’ve been a member of Episcapalian, Baptist and Methodist Churches along with visits to several other religious sectors.   I’ve also been to Bible School at several different denominations and am a Christian with no particular religion because I choose to live my life as a Christian and help families who come … [Read more…]

OCD and Me- Why I’m Never Late- Weddings With Wendy Wortham…

OCD and Me- Why I'm Never Late- Weddings With Wendy Wortham...

Yesterday evening at 6:00 my son and his wife were at a wedding in West Fort Worth at Artspace to take photos while I travelled to Samson Park to officiate a wedding.  Having a “team” is critical to covering events on the same day and since we offer photography, wedding officiant and event coordinating- I’m … [Read more…]

Party Planning, Event Coordination & Officiating-I Wear Many Hats…

Party Planning, Event Coordination & Officiating-I Wear Many Hats...

This past weekend I decided to take a break from my busy weekend schedule to stop by and show my support for TCGPWA at their Annual Easter Egg Hunt.  Many of my dedicated readers are aware that I along with many other Fort Worth Businesses sponsor the Pride Parade every year in Fort Worth, Texas.  … [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…]