Two Weddings & A Funeral?  What A Weekend…Travels Of The Texas Twins

Two Weddings & A Funeral?  What A Weekend...Travels Of The Texas Twins

I knew this weekend would be busy, busy, busy with two weddings and two rehearsals but an unexpected funeral was thrown into the mix.  I usually don’t write about funerals for privacy reasons but this was one of the most celebrated memorials I’ve ever officiated with a margarita machine and Tex-Mex Buffett.  Officiating a funeral … [Read more…]

An Alice In Wonderland Themed Wedding? Count Me In! I Love Costumed Events…

An Alice In Wonderland Themed Wedding? Count Me In! I Love Costumed Events...

This morning I reviewed a request for a wedding officiant who was willing to “dress up” for a themed wedding.  I excitedly responded that I would love to be involved because non traditional weddings are a lot of fun. Last year my team did the hair, make up and costumes for a Beauty and the … [Read more…]

Wendy Wortham Explains Why I Loan Inventory To My Clients When Needed…

Wendy Wortham Explains Why I Loan Inventory To My Clients When Needed...

When you offer low cost religious services and events, most of your client base doesn’t have a budget for the “extras.” From the cake stand to the server to the ring baskets & pillow to the bridal bouquets, pillars, centerpieces and just about everything in between- I’ve spent years and thousands of dollars to create … [Read more…]

Travels of The Texas Twins 2015-Friends & Families-Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Team

Travels of The Texas Twins 2015-Friends & Families-Texas Twins Events/Pawning Planners Team

It’s hard to believe that 2015 is already behind us but the past year brought new friends and adventure along with the drama and disaster weddings often bring. When the “unexpected emergency” of wedding stress arrives- we overcome any disaster as a team. This year, I finally got my saucy sidekick to dress up for … [Read more…]

Wedding Woes- Overcoming The Unexpected With Wendy Wortham…

Wedding Woes- Overcoming The Unexpected With Wendy Wortham...

Four years ago when I decided to dive headfirst into the wedding and events industry, I had spent some twenty five years in the sales and customer service industry and felt “prepared” for anything- I was wrong.  You see, the “Wedding Dress Fiasco” of my niece, Leigh Ann Blais was nearly a complete disaster that … [Read more…]

An Optimist? Well, If The Hat Fits, I will Wear It! Wendy Wortham of Texas Twins Events/The Pawning Planners & Texas Twins Treasures

An Optimist? Well, If The Hat Fits, I will Wear It! Wendy Wortham of Texas Twins Events/The Pawning Planners & Texas Twins Treasures

Many of my readers submit some fairly interesting questions and I enjoy answering them with my saucy sidekick and twin sister, Cindy Daniel.   Many of my readers wonder if we laugh at everything and the truth is- we most certainly try to laugh about everything with the alternative being crying- why not look at that … [Read more…]

Wendy Wortham on Public Speaking at Weddings & Events 

Wendy Wortham on Public Speaking at Weddings & Events 

When I’m conducting a wedding, funeral or other religious ceremony, it is my role to “take charge” while effectively working the room with a sense of humor should it be necessary. Addressing a large group of guests or the wedding party is no easy task when it’s my responsibility to get everyone “in their places” or, … [Read more…]

Wendy Wortham Why Favors Can Be Expensive, Set Clear Guidelines…

Wendy Wortham Why Favors Can Be Expensive, Set Clear Guidelines...

You know throughout my life I’ve had my fair share of moments that I was asked to do “a favor.” While I never ask anyone for favors mainly because I prefer not being in debt to anyone for any reason, you would think that the person suggesting or requesting this “favor” would compensate you for … [Read more…]

For Better or, For Worse? Why Passion & Perseverance Create a Winning Marriage…Wendy Wortham on Resilience 

For Better or, For Worse? Why Passion & Perseverance Create a Winning Marriage...Wendy Wortham on Resilience 

My husband, Matthew Wortham, thinks that the internet is “The Devil.” I laugh all the time about his very verbal opinions regarding social media. You see, many young girls and adult women alike, believe that “Prince Charming” or, a wealthy suitor will come and “take them to the land of plenty” simply because their fantasies … [Read more…]

Tom McAvoy and the Rainbow Lounge Rally to my Rescue for a Venue!

Tom McAvoy and the Rainbow Lounge Rally to my Rescue for a Venue!

It’s no secret that I love and admire Tom McAvoy and the Rainbow Lounge, but unless you are one of the numerous followers of my blog, you may not be aware that whenever I need a venue, Tom is the ONLY person in a four county area that offers his place of business for a … [Read more…]