Peace Out: For Real This Time!

Happy New Year! As you know (because you’re still here), I’ve been on somewhat of an extended farewell tour as I wind down the SoFortWorthIt blog and transition to getting off social media for a very big, long break. Unlike many ‘80s bands, however, this farewell tour really does mean goodbye. But…

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Farewell: It’s been a Great 11 Years!

Saying farewell is never easy – even when it’s not forever. But this post is going to be my last for a long while. Since the beginning of this year, I’ve been thinking about the future of SoFortWorthIt, weighing options ranging from stepping back to ending it entirely. Pulling the plug was…

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Fort Worth Neighborhood Christmas Light Tours

With school almost out for the holidays and Christmas coming in hot, now is the perfect time to load the kids into the car and set out in search of some beautifully lit homes in the ‘hood. I’ve spent hours researching the VERY BEST Christmas light displays for your viewing pleasure! Look…

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Your Dress, Their Dream: We Did it Again!

Where do I begin? My heart is overflowing with love and gratitude for everyone who contributed to making the second annual “Your Dress, Their Dream” a show-stopping success. On Sunday, September 17th, Into the Garden at The Shops in Clearfork became Sequin Central as friends, family, and devoted SoFortWorthIt fans poured into…

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2nd Annual Prom Dress Drive: Your Dress Their Dream

Last summer, a simple closet cleanout turned into a breathtaking prom dress drive that touched the hearts of many. The response was so overwhelming that people kept asking if we’d do it again. Well, guess what? We heard you, and we’re back with a bigger, better, and more fabulous event than ever…

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Making an Impact at Beautiful Feet

This past year, we joined forces to launch a “whole family” fundraising campaign for Beautiful Feet, a Fort Worth-based ministry that has been serving poor and unsheltered people across our community for more than 40 years. We’re approaching the end of that effort, so I thought it was the perfect time to…

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My 8 Day Burger Binge: Here’s the Juicy List

Last December, I chowed down on eight of the city’s favorite burgers. Here’s the skinny. If you know me, you know I’m all about clean eating. But last December, a culmination of personal issues hit me like a ton of bricks, and I decided to take a break from my dietary restrictions…

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5 Ways to Elevate Your Christmas Party

I hosted a fabulous little Christmas party last weekend. Well, it started out as a small, but the idea and guest list grew into a monster. I’m so thankful and blessed by so many precious friends to celebrate the holidays with. The next time you host your own celebration, consider some of…

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The BEST Christmas Lights and Activities in DFW 2022

Welcome to The BEST Christmas Lights and Activities in DFW for 2022. I’ve spent hours curating, updating, and adding to this collection, and I’m proud to bring this post to you for the TENTH year in a row. Yes, SoFortWorthIt is celebrating a decade of sharing the BEST of FW with YOU!!

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Prom Dress Drive: Your Dress, Their Dream

Planned in less than two weeks, the Fort Worth community came out strong for SFWI’s inaugural dress drive. I love dresses. Always have. For me, buying a new dress is fun and exciting, and when I wear that new dress to a party, wedding or charity event, I feel like a real-life…

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Christy is a wife, mama, community volunteer, and master party planner. She loves Jesus and all things fun and fab in The Fort. Follow along on Instagram and Facebook for all the latest.

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