Katy Anderson is a freelance writer who lives with her husband, three sons, a jovial Golden Retriever, and one very patient cat. She has written extensively on parenting, health, and relationships for publications such as Huffpost, ABC News, Popsugar, SingleCare, SheKnows, Mom.com, Mommy Nearest, and others.
By Katy Anderson - 09/11/2020 - 7 minute read
Just because a kid gets hurt doesn't mean their parents were neglectful. Let's stop asking, "Where were the parents?" as a way to blame others.
By Katy Anderson - 07/29/2020 - 7 minute read
With the baby of the family, how much does birth order come into play? Take a look at what this mom learned after she realized she was babying her youngest.
By Katy Anderson - 06/18/2020 - 7 minute read
Our family (like others throughout the world) has been spending a lot of time together for the last several weeks. At first, it felt relatively …
By Katy Anderson - 04/03/2020 - 8 minute read
During this time of social distancing, it is not difficult to find loads of articles offering advice on a schedule for kids or how to …
By Katy Anderson - 03/24/2020 - 8 minute read
Learn the value of loose parts play when you just let your kids go and figure it out on their own. All they need in a few parts to get started.
By Katy Anderson - 03/17/2020 - 6 minute read
Social distancing is important right now, but it can leave many with feelings of anxiety and depression. One way to help is by going outside.
By Katy Anderson - 03/10/2020 - 7 minute read
When this mom couldn't get her boys to stop roughhousing and wrestling, she decided to change her approach. All she needed was a few ground rules.