Mary Katherine and her son Nugget reside at MomBabble.com. There you can find the dreams, recipes, and musings of a Southern mom. Not a perfect mom. Not a crafty mom. Just a normal, messy, slightly opinionated mama who is obsessed with lightning bugs and front porch swings. Y'all should be friends.
It started with pregnancy. The day those two pink lines appeared, I felt the world stop moving. It was a wave of joy, fear, and squealing family phone calls. My brain was buzzing, and a giddy ... Read more
I’ve hated my boobs since 5th grade, when they made a most unwelcome appearance. Backyard football with the boys became awkward. So did locker room changes. As they became a focal point of ... Read more
A lot of events led up to that very moment. Standing in line at Publix, watching two pecan pies cruise down the conveyor belt in bubbly plastic containers. No self-respecting southerner can show ... Read more
If you want to be happy, you shouldn’t have kids. That’s a fact. Or at least, Time magazine and the sociologists who conducted this study believe so. Parents get less sleep, have less money, and ... Read more