Lauren T

Lauren T
Lauren moved to Texas from Maryland in 2010. She has made Fort Worth her home and loves the area! She's a single mom to her son Henry, who is on the Autism Spectrum. She works in a Fort Worth pediatric dental office, and she enjoys running, hiking, and being involved in the community. Lauren is the leader for Moms of Kids with Differences and Disabilities, as well as Southwest Fort Worth Moms.
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Easy Life Changes to Lower Your Risk of Heart Disease

Small, easy changes to your daily routine puts your heart on a healthier track
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How Being a Single Mother Saved My Life

One of my favorite societal trends is the acceptance and support of the single-parent family. Even more so, the evolution of what it means to be a family.

3 Steps to Navigating Elementary School with an Autism Diagnosis

If you think your child might be on the autism spectrum, the earlier you get a diagnosis, the better equipped you'll be through the elementary years.
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Still Feeling Like a Mother After Stillbirth

Others may not understand grieving the loss of a memory you never had, and you may feel confused in your grief like I did. But remember, even when you feel alone in motherhood, you still are a mother.
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My Skin Cancer Saga :: A Cautionary Tale About Early Detection & Treatment

I invite you to bear witness to my cautionary tale of how you should never let an abnormal growth on your body go untreated.
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Pick Your Poison :: Different Methods for Mosquito Bite Prevention

So what can you do to protect yourself and your family from getting disturbed by mosquitos?
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Fourth of July Recipes for a Patriotic Picnic

Whether you have a party at home or find a grassy place in the park to celebrate, here are a few recipes to add variety to your spread. And the kids will love them, too!