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Top 10 Reasons to Attend BLOOM with Dallas Moms Blog!

BLOOM: A New & Expectant Mom Event in Dallas is taking place on May 11th, and we are getting ready to have an amazing evening with you mamas! Why should you attend BLOOM? We think the over $1,000+ in giveaways, sweets, and mocktails, and incredible guest speakers should be enough…but if it’s not, we’ll tell you! 10. Special […]

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Why We Traveled Overseas With Our One-Year-Old (and Would Do it Again)

“You’re going to Europe and taking the kid with you? …Why?” “You guys are, like, crazy!” “She won’t remember a trip until she’s older.” These are some of the reactions we got when we said we were going to Europe and bringing our one-year-old with us. I have to say, I understand where each of […]

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Keepsake Books - Dallas Moms Blog

Keepsakes & Friendship Books for Graduating Preschoolers

For having just turned 5, my son has already had to say ‘goodbye’ to many different friends from around the world. We moved to Texas from Germany last year, and he had already graduated from a Krippe (12 month – 3 year old daycare program) to a Kita (age 3 years through 6 years), he […]

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Foster care - Dallas Moms Blog

Do You Have What it Takes to Be a Foster Parent?

Far and away the most common response I get when telling people the infant in my care is a foster placement is something to the effect of “You are so amazing/it takes a special person to do that/I could never do that” etc. etc. etc.   I have yet to say what I am really thinking […]

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Scary Mom Lesson- Playing with Fire - Dallas Moms Blog

Scary Mom Lesson: “Playing” with FIRE

Last month, we hosted my youngest’s second birthday party! I had immediate family over for a celebration. This somewhat low-key celebration quickly turned scary when we learned a very hard lesson on “playing” with FIRE.  I thought I would share what happened so that hopefully you guys can educate your kids and prevent any similar […]

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