Katie F

Texas transplant Katie moved from Washington State to the DFW area in 2013 with her husband, Jason. They have a son, Colter (2020) and a daughter, Millie (2017). Katie has been in publishing for more than 10 years, working at two national magazines. Now, she's a freelance editor, writer, and social media manager, which allows her time to be with her kiddos, as well as her horses, dogs, cat and chickens.
Summer shorts, sunnglasses, and a good book are fun to-dos this summer.

Around Cowtown :: Family Friendly Events {July 2021}

Remember the snow-pacalypse? Yeah, we don't either. Things are H-O-T in North Texas, and lucky for us there's plenty of family fun to be had both indoors and outdoors. 
Celebrate the Fourth of July.

Fourth of July Events :: Tarrant County

Nothing says freedom like a hometown Fourth-of-July parade and fireworks show. Most events feature fabulous food, fun games, and lots of shopping.
Take your children to kid-friendly restaurants.

Kid-Friendly Restaurants in Tarrant County

We considered several aspects: diaper-changing stations, clean restrooms, friendly staff, several options on the kids' menu, activities for kids (beyond crayons and paper), a fun atmosphere, and/or a welcoming environment.

Around Cowtown :: Family Friendly Events {June 2021}

It's been raining, it's been pouring . . . let's hope June gives us some sunshine so we can get out and about. Summer break is here! We've done the work for you, researching virtual and in-person area events for the family.
Guide to VBS in Tarrant County

2021 Guide to VBS

This year, after the year we've had, we are thrilled to update our guide for parents interested in a VBS experience for their kiddos in Tarrant County.
Take your family on a road trip vacation with four hours of Fort Worth.

2022 Guide to Road Trips from Fort Worth

We've gathered the best spots to travel within four hours of Fort Worth proper, both for family getaways and romantic destinations. Our guide to road trips includes where to stay, what to eat, and what to do. 
Find a splash pad or pool for your child near your home in Fort Worth.

Guide to Pools, Splash Pads, & Water Parks

Summertime means FUN times, and in Texas, staying cool is a must. Head to your local splash pad -- or find a new ones in the metroplex to explore