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Katie Moreno

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Katie was born and raised in the small town of Milton, Wis. She studied abroad in Normandy, France, and taught English as a foreign language in Mexico City, prior to moving back to her home state, where she graduated from UW-Milwaukee. Katie and her husband currently live in Middleton with their two sons Felix (2013) and Gabe (2015). She's a sucker for a good novel, and is currently re-learning how to play the piano. She's taken up snowboarding this winter with her boys and is proud to say that so far, she has not broken any bones.

Understanding “Ambiguous Loss”

Ambiguous loss is a loss that lacks conclusion, which makes it hard to grieve as you would a traditional loss. Since the COVID pandemic began in March of 2020, we’ve all likely lost something—  some...

6 Steps to Declutter Anything

Staying on top of the clutter, not the other way around. How not to allow your stuff to run your life. I get heart palpitations every time I walk into my Mom's basement. Between the photo...

9 Smoothie Recipes to Keep You Whistling While You Work

Keep these essential ingredients at the ready so that all you must do is add, blend and fuel! Getting your kiddos to drink smoothies is a fool-proof way to help them get their veggies in,...

How To Make Allergy-Friendly Energy Balls

Running out of ideas for cold lunch days? Here's one easy way to jazz up cold lunches, without sacrificing on protein. My boys have always shared how their friends question exactly what it is they’re...

5 Life Skills I Gained as A Food Allergy Mom

From first reaction, to diagnosis, to hitting my stride — What I’ve learned from raising a child with food allergies. Imagine the excitement of going to birthday parties when you’re three, where one of the most...

3 Steps to Make a Kid-Friendly Altar for Día de los Muertos

When it comes to learning, there’s no better way than by doing. Teach children the meaning and significance behind Día de los Muertos by creating your own altar. One thing I love about living in...

3 Outdoor Activity Ideas For Fall Birthday Parties 

Birthday parties are just another thing that the pandemic has forced us to reinvent.  In a lot of ways the pandemic has enabled me to revisit some of the things I enjoyed most from my...

Preparing For Halloween — 2 Ways For Food Allergy Families To Lead By Example

It’s almost that time of year again, Costco is putting out Christmas decorations which means Halloween is almost here and food allergy parents everywhere are rolling up their sleeves… If your neighbors are anything like...