Jennifer Fiske

Jennifer ("Jenn") Fiske grew up in San Antonio as the only-child from a military family. She's lived in DFW for 10 years with her husband, and their family has grown to include their toddler son and a sweet puppy. Jenn is a registered dietitian nutritionist with a master's in exercise and sports nutrition. She worked with FC Dallas for several seasons while also coaching gymnastics at WOGA Frisco. She's also worked with Medical City Healthcare, DFW Airport, and Frisco ISD. Jenn is a self-proclaimed bookworm who bakes when she's stressed. Jenn loves being active through strength training and yoga and exploring parks with her son. When it comes to family feeding and nutrition, Jenn believes keeping things simple and lighthearted paves the way for enjoyable family meals.
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How the Infant Stage Built My Confidence as a Mom

My biggest takeaway from the infant stage is to be confident to be myself. Showing up everyday as my authentic self, making the decisions, and doing the mom stuff is the best way to build confidence. The more you practice, the stronger you show up.
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Timeless Toys for Backyard Play

Slow down and make the most of Dallas's spring weather with these timeless toys for backyard play. They ignite imagination and encourage independent play for hours.
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How Treating My Husband as My “Teammate” Makes My Marriage Stronger

Not that we're keeping score, but the game of marriage is not always equal. Each teammate has a position to play, and sometimes that means dribbling more balls than the other. Here are some tips for treating your spouse as your teammate and winning the game of life!
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Tips for Tackling Thanksgiving Treats with Toddlers

A flexible strategy is the best approach to managing toddlers and treats. If you’ve struggled in the past or unsure where to start, fear not! I’m sharing easy to remember, practical ways to reduce holiday stress.
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Why This Millennial Mom Loves Being Scrunchie

As a scrunchie mom, I’m better able to let my guard down, initiate outreach to other moms, and check my opinions at the door.
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A Coach’s Tips for Choosing a Gymnastics Program in Dallas

Gyms are known for the quality of their programs. Research gyms and programs with your child in mind. The goal is to set them up for success and fun! 
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How I’m Staying Healthy and Finding Balance to Celebrate 35

Looking ahead to the next five years, I see the best version of myself. Nothing happens my chance, so I made a plan to support my future self.
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5 Tips for Maintaining Career Growth as a New Mom

As a new mom, you're excited to leave work on time and be with your baby. Invest your time and energy in opportunities that fit your new schedule and professional goals.
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Easy Ways to Celebrate Dad Every Day

Disclaimer :: This article contains affiliate links. Dallas Moms may receive a commission if you make a purchase using these links. Thanks for supporting our small business!  Parenting is tough. In the chaos of drop-offs,...
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How to Childproof Your Home Without Losing Your Aesthetic

I've heard stories of wild and disastrous situations at the hands of kids. I've also seen homes with few signs of children in common spaces. My approach was to tackle the big hazards and navigate the rest as we went. So far, so good.
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How to Thrive During the Infant Stage

While I'm no parenting expert, I have supported moms and seen them thrive. Dare I say, I thrived. My journey wasn't perfect, but I'm thankful for the foundation I built during the first year.
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How to Choose a Daycare :: Tips for First-Time Moms

Of all the decisions I made as a first-time mom, choosing a daycare was the toughest. I couldn't find a cheat sheet or checklist to guide me. So I made one!