L is for Long Afternoons

April 14, 2015By thekatyInspiration, Kids 3 Comments

This letter was difficult for me for some reason. Maybe I’m just getting burnt out on writing everyday? No, I don’t think so! This blogging challenge has really helped me find my writing voice I think. To view other blogs participating in the A to Z Challenge, visit here. L is for long afternoons. The … Read More

K is for Kickstarter

April 13, 2015By thekatyKickstarter Campaigns, Kids, Random Reviews 6 Comments

The letter K is today’s letter! Instead of doing something boring like “Katy” or “Kittens” (ok, both of those things are pretty awesome…) I decided to write about my newest obsession: Kickstarter! To view other blogs in the A to Z Challenge, click here. The Good: Kickstarter is an awesome website where people can start … Read More

G is for Graham

April 8, 2015By thekatyKids 6 Comments

Today is the letter G! I wanted to give an update about my 2 year old son, Graham for today. The Good: Graham is a sweet little boy who loves blankets, movies, and running around. He also has a flair for drama. I think he could be a big hit on stage someday…especially tragedy plays. … Read More

D is for Dog

April 4, 2015By thekatyKids 3 Comments

Today is the letter D! I’ve decided to feature my dog, Juice, as today’s post. The Good: Juice is a crazy, fun, sweet, annoying, and awesome 7 year old Weimaraner. Weimaraners are funny looking, but have a very sleep profile and great demeanor. You may remember them from ‘back in the day’ on Sesame Street … Read More

Happy New Year! 2015 is Here!

January 2, 2015By thekatyInspiration, Kids No Comments

2015 is here! Last year was an equal mix of good, difficult, and awesome. I know 2015 will bring more of the same and I am ready! But first, some highlights: 1. Luke, the kids, Juice, and I moved to our own apartment (like real adults, people!). It felt awesome to have some space to … Read More

Hiccup and Toothless Costumes Revealed!

November 24, 2014By thekatyGeek, Kids No Comments

I can’t believe I forgot to post Tristan & Graham’s finished How to Train Your Dragon costumes! Well, here they are in all their glory. Graham’s was super easy since I found an awesome vest in the girl’s section at Target. The fluffy fabric I was going to use to make his vest shed everywhere. … Read More

Finally Friday!

October 10, 2014By thekatyGeek, Kids No Comments

It’s been both a long and short week. I don’t know how that works, but it does! More importantly, I was astonished to see that I haven’t written a post in over a year.¬†Oops. Moving right along….I joined an awesome Facebook group called¬†Band of Dystopian Authors and Fans. This is an awesome group of people, … Read More


July 2, 2013By thekatyKids No Comments

Being sick is the worst. Especially in Summer, since I definitely don’t plan for having a Summer cold. So ugh. Plus, I am trying to plan everything for Tristan’s Birthday Party on Saturday. Definitely not the best timing! I can’t believe how fast time has gone. He was just a baby and now he will … Read More

Mom, You are NOT Fat

June 28, 2013By thekatyInspiration, Kids No Comments

“Mom, You are NOT Fat” This beautiful letter was recently posted on one of the Mommy groups I’m a part of on Facebook. Body image is what we make of it. You decide how you feel about yourself! I hope this letter inspires you as it did me. Click on the link above and check … Read More