Kathy K

Kathy K
Kathy’s family moved to Tampa when she was 5, and aside from a few years at the University of Florida (Go Gators!), she’s never lived anywhere else. She’s Irish by heritage, Greek by marriage, and mom to one brilliant little boy. She’s an avid sports fan and lived her Disney-geek dream as a member of the 2015 Disney Parks Moms Panel. A former TV producer and PR pro, Kathy now proudly sports the title of stay-at-home mom. Follow her sports-loving, Disneyfied, Tampa-centric antics on Twitter @kathyk671.
Pilot the Millennium Falcon at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

Top 5 Things to Do at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Bright suns, travelers! Are you ready to explore all the things to do at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge at Disney's Hollywood Studios? Well, buckle in as this Disney Mom gives you my five favorite...
Tampa Bay Moms Blog Guide to Shopping for School Supplies

Go Shopping for School Supplies Without Losing Your Sanity

My fellow Tampa Bay Moms Blog contributor Brandi shared her tips for saving big on back-to-school shopping, and now I'm here to drill down into shopping for school supplies. From pencils and pens to...
Sponge diver statue on the Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks

Family Fun on the Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks

The Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks mix Greek culture and Florida kitsch for a day full of family fun. In fact, with Greek flags flying everywhere, scenes of the old country adorning the walls, and...
Elementary School Graduation

Are All These Elementary School Graduation Ceremonies a Fail?

Is elementary school graduation the new "participation trophy"? And is that a bad thing? Recently, a debate broke out among the Tampa Bay Moms Blog writing team. It began with a post in our Facebook...
Diary of a Sports Mom - Tampa Bay Moms Blog

Diary of a Sports Mom: Loving Life in the Bleachers

It's baseball season and I'm in sports mom mode, sitting in the bleachers at our Little League field, scrolling through my phone during practice, thankful the wifi works for a change. Meanwhile, the coach shouts...
Disney Stroller Rules Changes - Important News for Families

Disney Stroller Rules Changes: Important News for Families

Planning a family Disney trip this summer? We've got the scoop on the new Disney stroller rules to help you navigate the parks with ease. Does this sound familiar? Here's a peek at how lots...
Confessions of a (Not-So) Sleep-Deprived Mom - Tampa Bay Moms Blog

Confessions of a (Not-So) Sleep-Deprived Mom

I almost feel guilty saying this: when my son was a baby, I was not a sleep-deprived mom. My child sleeps like a champion. He always has, even from the first day his dad and...
Taking on the clutter with KonMari - Tampa Bay Moms Blog

My KonMari Experiment: What Worked, What Didn’t, What I Learned

A few months ago, I started seeing chatter about something called the KonMari Method and its creator, Marie Kondo. I gathered - correctly - that it was a way to organize your belongings. Interesting, I...
I Love January!

Beat the Holiday Blues! 5 Reasons to Love January

Got the post-holiday blues? Here are 5 ways to perk yourself up and learn to love January. I know. You pack away the Christmas decorations, put the presents in their place, toss the last of...
Tampa Bay Moms Blog Guide to 2018 Holiday Movies

Mom’s Guide to the Best 2018 Christmas Movie Releases

Need a break from the holiday crazy? Head to the theater and catch a movie! Here are some 2018 Christmas movie releases coming our way. When it comes to Christmas movies, you can always queue...