Katrina Nattress

Katrina Nattress is a writer and mother of two who resides in Portland, OR. She's been writing professionally since receiving her BA in Journalism from the University of Oregon in 2008 and switched her focus from music to motherhood after having her first baby in 2019. She also has bylines at Babylist and wrote a book about her hometown called '111 Things in Portland You Must Not Miss.' When she's not writing about parenting, she's documenting it on her social media platform @kid.friendly.pdx


Parents share hilarious reasons to justify having more kids to strangers in viral video

“I really want a bedtime routine that takes up the whole night.”

Children's Health

Would you try a no-rules dinner with your kids?

If your kids are in an eating rut, try switching up mealtime like in this viral moment.

Our Partners

6 things parents should keep in mind while shopping for baby formula

Not all baby formulas were created equal.


71% of parents are ‘constantly’ thinking about childcare gaps, survey finds

Childcare access is a key factor in parental burnout, a report from KinderCare shows.

Celebrity News

Moms are in their ‘TTPD’ era and we are *so* here for it

“I cry a lot but I am so productive, it’s an art.”


Parenting coach shares insightful tips on how to develop self-esteem in children under 5

By the age of 5, a child’s self-concept is already developed.

Viral & Trending

Dad shares viral video about play areas on public transportation in Finland—and now we’re crying in American

If you need us, we’ll be triangulating how to plan a move to the Nordic country.


Mom of three reveals the one question she needed her husband to ask everyday after work

“We still do this years later, because it helps SO MUCH,” she shares.

Viral & Trending

Psychologist reveals viral hack to teach kids about the mental load

Bonus: It’ll help keep your house clean, too.