Emily Y

Emily Y
Emily started her career in the publishing industry in 1999, working on curriculum, magazines, books, and newspapers in the time since. She first became involved with Fort Worth Moms in 2013 as a writer. She became the managing editor in 2014. Twelve months later, she became the sole owner of Fort Worth Moms. She is also the host and founder of Momfessions Podcast. In 2014, she co-authored and released Legendary Locals of Fort Worth. She has also co-written a Bible study, Grace in the Empty Spaces. In 2022, she acquired Collin County Moms and Dallas Moms, creating the Beal Media publishing group. She also enjoys gardening, naps, and drinking Dr. Pepper.
African-american boy and girl in elementary school doing classwork at Idea Public Schools

School Values Are Just as Important as Academics

Take it from a parent who's been around the school block a time or two; it is a wise idea to consider what values are important to you in a school setting.
Cats and dogs are family members

How to Say Goodbye to Your Pet :: Episode 79 :: Momfessions Podcast

Losing a pet is so hard personally, and then add in the fact that you are the parent helping your children through this loss is a whole other layer of hard.

Interview with Coach Murry :: Lady Cougars Flag Football Team

Coach Christopher Murry is the head coach of the Lady Cougar flag football team at Western Hills High School. He chatted with Emily from Fort Worth Moms and answered all her questions about this relatively new all-female varisty league in the Fort Worth Independent School District (FWISD). 
Mother and child sitting at computer working from home

Work from Home like a Mother :: Momfessions Podcast :: Episode 78

Listen in as Beth, Emily, and special guest Stephanie Flies, the director and founder of City Mom Collective, talk about the ins and outs and pros and cons of that work-from-home life.
Childcare photo for the Momfessions Podcast episode discussing struggles with childcare

The Childcare Dilemma :: Momfessions Podcast :: Episode 77

Beth and Emily reveal their families' choices for childcare through the years and discuss the challenges that come with balancing budget, working hours, and childcare needs.
Parents shake hands to agree on school tasks

Parents Should Agree on These 12 Things Before Their Child Starts School

Disclaimer :: While this article uses the two-parent household from her own experience, these tips can apply to single parents and other guardians or co-parenting situations. It's all about finding more than one person...
Older woman shrugs her shoulder about parenting young adults

What We Wish We Knew About Parenting College-Aged Kids :: Momfessions Podcast :: Episode...

Not only are these young adult years stretching for the child, but they are also stretching for the parent. So, how can you best navigate them?