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.
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...
Makeover Your New Year's Resolutions into November Resolutions

Failed New Year’s Resolutions? Make Them November Resolutions!

Remember all those New Year's resolutions you made back in January? Did they hold up over the year, or did they fizzle out like the sparklers at the New Year's Eve party? If your resolve...
Tampa Bay Moms Blog Lesson in Hillsborough County School Choice

How to Navigate Hillsborough County School Choice

When it comes to sending your little scholars to school, parents face a panoply (how's that for a vocabulary word?) of Hillsborough County school choice options. There's a traditional school. Then magnet and charter schools,...
Tampa Bay Moms Blog Guide to Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Guide to Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party 2018

"Ladies and gentlemen, bats and ghouls..." So begins another Halloween season at Walt Disney World, as Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party takes over the Magic Kingdom! Halloween at the Magic Kingdom Park is a festival of...
Pick-up parent line at Busch Gardens summer day camp

Hello, Good-Bye: The Joys of Being the Pick-Up Parent

It's almost 3 o'clock on a late-summer afternoon at Tampa's Busch Gardens theme park. I'm here in my daily routine as the pick-up parent, sitting in the car as long as I can before...
Tampa Bay Moms Blog - Signs You're Raising Tampa Bay Kids

10 Unmistakable Signs You’re Raising Tampa Bay Kids

Whether you've lived in the Tampa Bay area all your life, or you've just moved here from "up North," chances are a little bit of the Tampa Bay lifestyle is rubbing off on your...
Repairing a Stuffed Bear

Why I’m Repairing a Stuffed Bear My Kid Doesn’t Play With

We have a family member in need of surgery. Time to open the fix-a-bear workshop as I take on the task of repairing a stuffed bear. My son's loves include a little molded cow he's...
Tampa Bay Moms Blog Helps You Prepare for Hurricane Season

4 Things to Do Now to Prepare for Hurricane Season

Hurricane season started on June 1. Taking just a few simple steps now will help you prepare for a hurricane and ensure you're not caught off-guard if a storm does come our way. Lessons From...
Tampa Bay Moms Blog Celebrate National Library Week

Beyond Books: Celebrating National Library Week in Tampa Bay

It's National Library Week! Did you know that was a thing? Neither did I, but now that we know, let's write the book on National Library Week in Tampa Bay! "Libraries Lead" National Library Week marks...