Emily Y

Emily Y first became involved with Fort Worth Moms Blog when it began in the Spring of 2013 as a contributing writer. She became the managing editor in the Spring of 2014. Twelve months later, in 2015, she became the sole owner of the blog. Emily became a mom in 2011 when she and husband welcomed home sweet Anna Zane, and then added Louisa to the family in November 2014. Since then, life is full and fun! In addition to wife and mom and business owner, Emily works on freelance projects as a writer/editor, wielding her red pen for grammatical justice everywhere. In 2014, she co-authored and released Legendary Locals of Fort Worth. She has also written a Bible study, Grace in the Empty Spaces. She also enjoys gardening, yard sales, and drinking caffeine during the wee one's nap time. Follow Another Youree Day where she documents the joys and jests of life as a working mama.
Five experts discuss children's mental health

Expert Panel Discussion on Children’s Mental Health {Resources Included}

As promised in the video, we've included a listing of local resouces and support for kiddos and parents struggling to navigate mental health challenges.
Six easy recipes for Easter using Pioneer gravy

Easy and Delicious Recipes for Easter

Disclaimer :: Pioneer, a company with a strong Texas heritage, sponsored this article. Pioneer products have been served at kitchen tables to presidential dining rooms since 1851. Easter is a big deal at my house....
How will parents handle the return of kids activities

Return of Kids Activities :: Momfessions Podcast :: Episode 44

Should we, shouldn't we? What lessons from the pandemic will change our approach and choices?
Dr. Bryan Youree answers how the coronavirus vaccine will impact summer travel

Vaccinated. Now What? :: An Interview with a Fort Worth Infectious Disease Doctor

As more and more North Texans receive the COVID-19 vaccine, more and more questions whirl in our minds: Can we hug Grandma? Can we travel? Do we still need the mask?
Moms celebrate making it to back to school season in 2020.

Hey There Mom, You Did It!

I'm not celebrating us strolling in with flat abs and well-rounded kids. I'm not counting success as everyone made it to September better off or in better health. I'm celebrating the wonderful fact that we made it. You made it to today. That matters.
Parents make different schoolin chioces for their kids for the 2020 school year

What Moms Decided About the 2020 – 2021 School Year

I contacted the moms interviewed for the May piece to find out what decisions they made for fall schooling. Did their questions get answered? Did their ideas and choices evolve over the summer?
Why didn't we test our kids after they were exposed to coronavirus?

Why We Didn’t Test Our Kids After a COVID Exposure

Why didn’t we test our girls after they were exposed to coronavirus? That’s a question I’ve fielded a time or two this month.