Suzy was born and raised in Arlington. She comes from a big family. As the oldest of six, Suzy has always been the mama bear to friends and family alike. She is happily married to her best friend of 10 years, and they have two young children, Aurora (2016) and Benjamin (2019). Suzy has been a youth services librarian for 10 years, at the moment she is taking a break from libraries to stay home and raise her two littles. Her husband, who is her hero, is a firefighter/paramedic. Suzy is always up for a new adventure when not busy juggling work life and wife/mom life. She is a lover of good coffee, curling up in a comfy spot with a good book, watching re-runs of Friends, lifting weights, baking, and trying new food around the metroplex. Suzy is also the community groups coordinator for Fort Worth Moms.
Having an affectionate father is special.

5 Things I Learned Because of My Affectionate Dad

My father was always more affectionate than my mother growing up. He offered more hugs, more laughs, and showed us that having feelings was okay.

2022 Juneteenth Events in the Fort Worth Area

Today we see multiple opportunities to celebrate Juneteenth in Fort Worth with festivals, parades, concerts, and more. Check out all the local area has to offer for you and your family to celebrate freedom this Juneteenth.
books for all

The Challenges of Banning Books

If my child has a question about a book that is available to them at the library I am going to take the time to talk to them about the material and content. 
It's a challenging time to be a Jewish mother.

What It’s Like to Be a Jewish Mother in Texas

This is what was taken away from us: Our sense of peace, security, and safety. We will not be back at our synagogue for a period of time, but no matter how much security they put around the building, where religious school is taking place I do not feel good about leaving her there alone.
Mom friends eating dinner with wine

How to Make Mom Friends :: GIVEAWAY!

Fort Worth Moms has its own set of community groups based on area and certain topics. Join one -- or more -- today! Have patience, and don't be afraid to reach out. It can take time to find those mom friends you really click with. 
Celebrate Hanukkah with these eight family friendly activities.

8 Activities to Celebrate Hanukkah

When we celebrate Hanukkah and The Festival of Lights, we have many traditions. We light the menorah, recite blessings, and make latkes. But we have been trying to incorporate new traditions to make it even more enticing and fun.
Use these books and resources to learn about breast cancer detection, prevention, treatment and more.

Breast Cancer Awareness Within Your Family

By being a part of this whole journey with her, it has made me readily aware of different resources that I want to share with you.