Christie grew up in Memphis, TN and moved to Nashville after college to pursue a career in video production. A few years later, she met her husband Geno. First came love, then came marriage, then came a little boy in a baby carriage. She still does freelance work when she's not too busy being a volunteer chef-nurse-waitress-maid. Back when she used to have free time, Christie enjoyed reading, kayaking, and taking pictures.

Promises, Promises — Why I’m Careful in Making Them to My Child

I don't know what my parenting style is. I've read (okay, skimmed) a bunch of books about different methods of child-rearing, but none of them has ever really hit the mark for me. I'm...

Three Is Our Magic Number

"A man and a woman had a little baby... They had three in the family. And that's a magic number." --from Schoolhouse Rock's Three Is a Magic Number For most of my life, I was sure I'd never...

Eight Great Ways to Repurpose Your Baby Gear (When You’re Done Having Babies)

When you have a baby, suddenly your life is taken over by this tiny person and their incredibly enormous amount of stuff. Swings and bouncy seats and high chairs and toys and little tiny...