Have you ever experienced the post-Thanksgiving blues? Doctors will tell you that this is what happens when Turkey Day is done and "normal" life resumes.I'm no doctor, but I totally disagree. I believe the post-Thanksgiving blues start long before the turkey and stuffing have given way to the need for elastic pants. I believe they begin when the turkey fat is still solidified … [Read more...] about How to Get Out of Holiday Dish Duty
Moms, have you ever logged onto Facebook and thought to yourself, "WHERE are all the "mom" features? Where is button that magically forces my kid to friend me (because I'm the mother, that's why!)? Where is the photo editor that will automatically detect and remove cellulite? Or a "mom-only" filter for the occasional overshare - placenta pictures, anyone? In this video series, … [Read more...] about Cellulite Removal Button and Other “Mom” Features for Facebook
As a professional blogger and an amateur stay-at-home mom, I seem to develop a new ailment almost daily: swollen ankles from sitting all day, carpal tunnel from typing all day, busted eardrums from listening to Dora the Explorer all day. Seriously, Dora needs to explore her "inside voice." Working from home and motherhood come with a host of occupational hazards. But it … [Read more...] about Do You Suffer From Blogger Elbow?
Welcome to another Katy in a Corner "how to" video! Last time, I shared some advice for How to be the Perfect Mother. This week, I decided to use hidden cameras to capture a perfect wife in action. That perfect wife? Me.I have a short memory and totally forgot about the cameras, so you can rest assured this is completely authentic. No acting involved whatsoever. (Clears … [Read more...] about How to be the Perfect Wife
Date night has changed quite a bit since we had kids. Before our son was born, my husband, Brian, and I went to concerts, ate expensive meals and stayed out until at least 11 p.m. We didn't have a set day or time for our dates, we just went when and where the mood led us. I know, we party hard. Like the Puritans. Two kids into this parenting thing, and we're scraping for every … [Read more...] about Movie Night Made Better: New App Prevents Bladder Attack!