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What is Plano Moms?

Plano Moms connects moms together, providing support, ideas, advice, builds friendships, and connections in Plano, TX.

We are an online Moms community for all – Races, Ethnicities, Ages, Stages, Religions & countries of origin.

Our community is where you can easily find local moms seeking referrals, local offers, ideas, news, advice, support, and knowledge. Moms want to know about local organizations & businesses to try and use to boost their family life. Go local, stay local!

Plano Moms is the one-stop go to resource for Moms who live, work and play or are planning to move to Plano, TX and surrounding cities. We also cover Frisco, Dallas, Richardson, McKinney, Allen, Little Elm, Carrollton, Wylie and Garland.

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We welcome all emails and encourage inclusion and diversity. We are an Anti-Racist organization – we act proactively to educate and eradicate racism in our local area. We are a proud member of the NAACP in Collin County.

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Are you moving to Plano, Texas? Looking to settle?

Our community includes moms who are planning a move, have moved recently to Plano or have lived here for a while. Relocation is a huge topic nearly all moms who are seeking new friends, contacts, and a listening ear when life might get on top of them, with a newborn baby or a hormonal teenager at home.

Most moms are wanting to know – which schools are the best, which dentist/doctor should I go to? Who is the best allergist? Which store sells ballet shoes and is open late? You name it, they want to know about it. And they always trust the other local moms to tell them.

Maybe you are newly pregnant for the first time or your kids are getting older and your needs are changing? Plano Moms is there.

Use our network of moms to provide trustworthy referrals, tips, and guidance in Plano and our surrounding cities. The more you take part, the more you get out of it – found a local bakery whose cakes you love? Share the love. Tell other moms all about it!

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Founder and Chief Mom

Hi, I’m Abbie, super mom, and busy-bee who moved to Plano from London, England with my husband and 2 kids, Jesse and Lucy, in the Summer of 2013.

Plano Moms was my lifeline when I arrived as I didn’t know anyone or anything about my new city that I now called home. Where did I start to make friends and meet moms like me? How did I know who were the best hairstylists, or dentists or pre-school options for my kids? Which area should I look for to find the right home and school for my son?

All these questions were answered by Plano Moms, like me. I found a lifeline in it and chose to build it into the community it is today – over 50,000 moms sharing ideas, tips, referrals and making connections with each other through Social Media,, events & regular email newsletters!

When I’m not being a Plano Mom or being a taxi service to my kids, I am coaching & consulting local businesses, working out, cooking, and reading (when I find the time)


Email Extraordinaire

Hi! I’m Mel. I moved to Dallas with my husband and 3 kids from Sydney, Australia at the end of 2013. When I’m not on the sidelines of the soccer field cheering on my oldest son, my family loves to get out and explore all that Texas and the USA have to offer.

We love road trips and camping and all things travel and get away as often as we can.

I keep busy with volunteering at my kids’ schools and in my community and love working with Plano Moms!

Kate Sazer


Instagram Queen

Hi Moms! My family and I are relatively new to Plano, but you won’t find bigger fans!

I’m originally from Seattle, and my husband is from New York, but we chose Plano as the place to raise our two young children. We are very active and enjoy exploring our wonderful city and all it has to offer young families like ours.

When I’m not sharing all the best family activities on our Instagram page, I’m busy helping small businesses and entrepreneurs achieve their goals.

I’m also a proud member of the school PTA and enjoy planning school events and bringing people together.

I hope to see y’all out and about!  XO Kate



Sales Executive

I’m Gwendolyn! I’m a born and raised New Yorker, married to my college sweetheart (who happens to be a proud Texan!). I have a background in advertising and love reading, pilates, traveling, lattes, and baking!

Our family has been living in the DFW area since 2009 and we have 3 awesome young kiddos: Arden, Turner, and Evelyn. I remember just how much I needed a network of friends when we first moved to Texas, and then again just how important a mom tribe was once we started having kids.

Plano Moms is the perfect combination of both & I’m super excited to be part of the team!

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Plano Moms in the Spotlight

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Abbie was recognized by Facebook as a Community Leader and Ambassador and was hosted and invited to the Facebook Communities Summit 2019 at Facebook Campus in Menlo Park, CA.

Plano Moms was recognized for the impact and value that the Plano Moms Talk group delivers to thousands of local Moms in Plano, TX

We have been featured on Fox 4 collecting for Toys for Tots, and given opinions and interviews with Fox 4 on making a choice between classroom and online learning in North Texas.

Abbie was interviewed for the feature “Blogging Mama’ in the Plano Star Courier.

Abbie and Plano Moms were recently featured on the Online Rich Podcast and also within Voyage Dallas, Shoutout DFW, Newsbreak App, and Willow Bend West Magazine.

Plano Moms was selected by Redfin to contribute to their recent publication. See the Redfin article we were featured in here: Get to Know San Antonio: What to Explore in Your New City | Redfin

In 2023, Plano Moms was featured with Abbie Alter and Kate Sazer, by SK Signet and Photoville in a pop-up display highlighting community leaders in Downtown Plano.

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Memberships & Speaking

Plano Moms is also a proud member of the Plano Chamber of Commerce, Social Media Marketing Society, the Moolah Makers Membership, Hyperlocal Social Media Influencers, a Facebook Power Admin & various Blogging Groups and Associations.

You can find one of the Plano Moms team at Social Media Marketing World, Mom 2.0 Blogging conference and at the Facebook Communities Summit 2019.

Abbie is also available for speaking engagements on several topics on how to grow your local business online and serves as a member of the Junior League of Collin County and on the Board of Leadership Plano at the Plano Chamber of Commerce.

We are a Proud Member of the

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