Boomerang Kids, Blended Families & Lots Of Laughs- The Pawning Planners…

No one expects their kids to move home after they’ve moved out but some parents have a few “birds” that have never left the nest.  My twin sister, Cindy Daniel continues to wonder what an empty nest would feel like with three generations of her family under one roof.  Prior to marrying Steve, Cindy went … [Read more…]

The Pawning Planners- How We Made It As A TwinTeam…

A lot of folks have heard me say “I’ve been poor and that’s why I understand clients who have no money and their needs.”  My twin sister, Cindy Daniel has been poor too.  When I say poor I mean dead broke.  Broke enough to sell our furniture and sit on the floor to buy food. … [Read more…]

Keeping the”Sizzle” in Your Marriage Isn’t Easy…”Why Working On It” Keeps Marriages Strong

Last week I took a call from a couple whom I had married three years ago regarding marriage counseling.  Apparently they were considering a divorce due to stepchildren and a stale, predictable life they were both unhappy with.  Marriage is a partnership of good, bad and boring!  Keeping things “fresh” isn’t easy but, if both … [Read more…]

“It’s a Family Affair” Party Planning For Little Pawner Madyson Blais…

Occasionally, my entire family “jump in with their ideas” on an event.  Although this “bossy” twin makes the rules around here, I do occasionally “bow down” to the coin toss which has been used as long as I can remember when the “vote” is at a standstill.  Everyone is excited about our latest blessing with … [Read more…]

A “Cool” Meme? Wendy Wortham & Cindy Daniel “Work It”

A weekend slumber party with our Little Pawners, Maryssa and Makenna Mahaney was filled with activities that left this “Go Go Granny” gasping for a breather.  After officiating the Bowman Wedding, I arrived back home to get the twins ready for bed and read them a story about a talking and time traveling horse.  My … [Read more…]

Wendy Wortham- Drive Thru’s and Diva’s Travels of my Texas Twins Events Team…

You know when you work with your family- there are bound to be a few “head butts” going on now and again.  For this Texas Twin, the “buck stops here” when you are riding in my SUV.  How many times have I had to threaten to pull the car over?  Too many to count my … [Read more…]

Camp Anaconda Balad Iraq Where Steve Daniel Was “Caught in the Crossfire”

My brother in law, Stephen Daniel is a country boy who drove a truck for Albertsons 23 years of his life.  Steve Daniel married my twin sister, Cindy Daniel on November 4, 1994 at the Justice of the Peace in Tarrant County after meeting us at a dance class with my grandmother inside BillyBob’s Texas. … [Read more…]