Would it surprise you to know that girls are twice as likely to drop out of sporting activities through their teenage years than boys? Or to realize that most young girls start engaging in organized sports up to two whole years later than boys? …
One of the most devastating things that can happen to any family is substance abuse in any form. Anything in excess is never good for anyone. That could be anything from too much food, exercise, alcohol or even shopping. Addictive behaviors can turn relationships upside down for those who…
Share a little something about yourself with other moms.
My name is Katie. I live in a teeny, tiny town but I spend a lot of time dreaming of living somewhere larger or at least traveling often. My husband is a small-town boy and both an optometrist and an optimist. He’s also the most patient person I have ever met.
I wrote professionally for a while as a newspaper reporter and later as a corporate communicator before landing in another field of work. I started this blog as a creative outlet and a chance to continue my first love: Writing. (My other loves in no particular order are: My miniature schnauzer, my daughter, my husband, Diet Pepsi, Metallica, feminist literature, sushi, pedicures, and traveling.)
What is your blogging philosophy?
It helps us all get through the challenges of motherhood when we get together, read each other's thoughts, and realize we are not alone!
Thanks for the friend request! Love you blog. We have a few common loves :) I was an English Major & write on my now nonexistent free time now (used to write a lot more back in the day). Have a great rest of your Monday!
Hi Katie thank you for the warm welcome. I am so grateful to have the ability to get so much information and help not just for blogging but for life. I just moved from NY to FL and know nobody but family. This move was sudden and we did not have time to plan. I know so many strong women will have wise words for how to adapt - and thrive. Thank you agin I love your site. All the best April :)
Hey there! I just found out I was nominated for The Lovely Blog Award by a fellow blogger. The stipulation is to nominate 15 other blogs, and I chose yours as one of the winners! :) You can check it out here: