Hey...you live not too far from Ft Worth. Have you seen if you were eligible for CCMS? All you have to do is work atleast 25 hours a week, and childcare would be free at a liscenced facility. My best friend's little girl (she's 4) is on it, and she goes to a really nice "preschool" as she calls it...here's the main website to get the phone number and address for them...
To be eligible for CCMS services, parent must meet participation guidelines:
● For single parent household, parent must be working, in school, or participating in job training a minimum of 30 hours per week
● If two adults in household, adults must participate in a combined total of 55 hours per week of work, education or training.
Families must also meet income guidelines to qualify for service Family Size Gross Monthly Income Less Than