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.
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
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