Author Archive | Katy Dean

Forget the Reservations- Let’s Stay Home: Valentine’s Day Dinner Plans

Disclaimer:: This post is sponsored by Winn-Dixie, my favorite place to shop for Valentine’s Day treats! Forget the Reservations- Let’s Stay Home: Valentine’s Day Dinner Plans In the fifteen years my husband and I have been together, we have spent Valentine’s Day in every way you can think of- from the classic candle lit dinner […]

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Keeping it (Kinda) Old School :: Turning a Cell Phone into a House Phone, and Why it Makes Sense for Us

Once upon a time, long ago… Like at least 15 or 20 years, back when everyone smelled like Clinique Happy and Steve Madden platforms and wide leg jeans were must haves, hardly anyone had a cell phone. But everyone had a house phone perched on their kitchen counter. I remember that phone ringing and literally running […]

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Yes, This Mama’s Hands are Very Full

We just need a few things, I think to myself as I pull into the grocery store parking lot. We can be in and out in fifteen minutes. I get my five children unloaded out of our suburban – the five month old in her carrier in the basket, the two year old buckled into the seat, […]

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