Nominate Your Favorite 2016 Houston Mom of the Year!

Whether we work from home, we work out of the home, or we work within the home, we all work for one common purpose — to provide for and take care of our children. As moms, we wear many hats. We play nurse. We play chef. We play referee. We play party planner. We play soccer mom, baseball mom, and dance mom. We wear our organizer hats. We wear our chauffeur hats. Laundress is our name, and peek-a-boo is our game. For many families, the mamas serve as the cheese to their macaroni. Being a mom means that you’re part of something very, very wonderful. Something very, very important. For that, we are honoring ALL moms this week. We love you all and together we support you all … because we’re all moms, bound by a common bond.

We’re on the search, though, for a special and deserving mom this month as we celebrate Mother’s Day. We want to honor that special Houston area mom who goes above and beyond, so we’ve teamed up with Dr. Yarish and his team to find Houston’s Mom of the Year.  And we need you guys to help us pick her!

Houston Mom of the Year 2016


>>> Nominations for our 2016 Houston Mom of the Year are now CLOSED.  See the official nominees album on our Facebook page. <<<

Who are we looking for?

I’m sure we can all think of a couple of moms who fit the below criteria, and we want to know all about her! It could be your grandmother, your neighbor, a coworker, your bestie, a teacher, or just a friend who inspires you. Nominations can be made by you {and yes, you can nominate yourself}, friends, husbands, children, anyone!  Please join us and help us out — we’re relying on you to help us find this special mom.

  • Someone who does an exceptional job in making a difference in the lives of her children.
  • A mom who does the same for others’ children.
  • Someone who does a fantastic job in her role as mom, as well as her place of employment.
  • Someone who gives back to the Houston community.
  • Someone who sets a great example for you.
  • A mom who offers encouragement for other moms around her.
  • Any mom who inspires YOU.

How do you nominate someone?

  1. Complete the form below to nominate the special mom in your life.
  2. Please limit submissions to 400 words or less.
  3. Be sure to upload an accompanying photo of your nominee to the submission form.
  4. Submissions will be accepted through Wednesday, May 4th at Noon CST.  {Please Note :: It is VERY important that you confirm your submission has gone through before closing out of this page.  Once you click ‘SUBMIT’, the page will refresh and you will get a confirmation notice if all information has been entered properly.}
  5. The Houston Moms Blog team will determine a select number of finalists who will be featured on our Facebook Page beginning Thursday, May 5th.
  6. From there, we’ll ask our readers and followers to join in on the voting. The picture that receives the most ‘likes’ {in our official album} by Sunday, May 8th {Mother’s Day} at Noon CST will be deemed our 2016 Houston Mom of the Year and awarded a generous prize package from Dr. Yarish and his great staff!

Up for grabs is a prize package from Dr. Yarish and Renew You MD Med Spa {valued at over $500} that will be used to pamper and spoil this deserving Houston Mom of the Year!


Our 2016 Houston Mom of the Year will receive a gift basket overflowing with tons of fabulous goodies.  The gift basket includes…

A Spa Robe // Loofah // Body & Hand Wash // Hand Lotion
MyBody Probiotic Shower Gen // Obagi Vitamin C Serum // Obagi Toner
Obagi Gentle Cleanser //  A Candle // Intellishade Pressed Powder
SkinCeuticals Sample Gift Bag //$250 Medical Spa Gift Certificate

Ready to start nominating?  Of course you are…

Nominations for our 2016 Mom of the Year Contest are now closed.  We appreciate those of you who sent in submissions, and you can see the official album on our Facebook page!

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Tiffanie V
Tiffanie, originally from East Texas, has called Houston home for over 10 years now. She and her husband met during undergraduate studies at Stephen F. Austin State University. They have one son, Preston {Jan 2011}, who was born with a very rare congenital heart condition and underwent a very successful open heart surgery at Houston's own Texas Children's Hospital when he was just two days old. In October 2013, Tiffanie welcomed a daughter, Hadley, into this world. She adores seeing life and this great city through the eyes of her children. She is a practicing physician assistant, passionate about Endocrinology and diabetes. Committed to connecting moms and families to all the fabulousness of this great city, Tiffanie started serving as our Sponsorship Coordinator in January 2014. Her days are now filled to the brim with taking care of her family, her patients, fielding sales calls, and scheduling sponsored posts. Her favorite pasttimes include drinking a full-bodied glass of red, retail therapy, a nice long run, and being near a beach - water soothes her.


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