Being a parent is a huge privilege and a demanding role, all tied up in one. The category of Parenting features articles to encourage and equip parents in every season and from every walk of life –from mom of teens and toddlers to working and stay-at-home moms — as well as tips, hacks, inspiration, and resources in Fort Worth that every parent needs to know about.  

Fort Worth Moms publishes original, personal stories and advice from local moms, as well as relevant and fun information for those of us in the trenches of parenthood. 

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Allow me another introduction: I'm Emily, a stay-at-home-work-from-home mama. I'm the hybrid mother. The gal whose office is in the back of the garage. The gal who schedules and attends play dates while checking email for the latest info...

Is Fair, Fair?

Fairness is a concept we start to explore at a very young age. There is no greater lesson about fairness than living with two little girls. The little one constantly wants what the older one has. Not because she's...

What Are They Watching?

About 6 months ago  Charter Cable suddenly blessed me with a channel that has since decreased the quality of my parenting. Previously cartoons and toddler entertainment couldn't be found on many channels other than PBS after 10am, so the...
Let me start with this: I love being a dad of little girls. It’s just cool. I do sometimes feel like an island in my own house though. Here’s the total roll call: I’m currently living with a beautiful wife,...

Being a Working Mom

I am a full-time Wife, Mom, and I also work at a local bank during the day.  Sometimes it's hard to manage everything and I have a constant over-commitment problem...but somehow, through God's grace I make it through each...

Cheers to 2014

Clean slates. Fresh perspective. One year folds into another, and we are each given a box of brand new crayons to color our pages any way we’d like. January finds us all aglow with optimism, inspiration for newer, brighter, thinner, healthier versions...

The Great Dog Debate

Lately the hubby and I have been at odds with our boys, okay mainly our oldest, but nonetheless, we have been having some major head butting. Four little words have been driving us nuts for months. Wanna know what...

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Guide to Fourth of July Events in Tarrant County

Looking for Independence Day parades and events? You have options! Most events feature fabulous food, fun games, and lots of fireworks, so bring your sunscreen, bug spray, blankets, chairs, and wagons!