Kim moved from Texas to Northern Virginia for work in 2010 where she met and married John, a Richmond native, in 2013. A year later, they decided to leave the hustle of NoVA for a life in Richmond. A full-time working mom, Kim loves cooking, reading, quoting musicals, historical jokes, Texas Aggie football, and believes cheese should be its own food group. Kim and John live in the West End with their daughter (Caroline, 2015), son (Charlie, 2017), and their fur-st child (Cardinal Richelieu, Chat).

DIY Valentine Card Box {for under $10}

Since our daughter is only 21 months old, I thought I'd have a few more years before having homework to complete with her.  Nope.  On Monday, her daycare folder included a request that, by...

So You’re Now Working From Home

Ok, so this is happening.  Either by choice to practice social distancing or because your company has “strongly encouraged” you to, you’re now working from home.  If you’re like me, you actually like going...
Why I still go to bookstores

Why I Still Go to Physical Bookstores

I recently had that unicorn of days: my husband had work.  My kids’ daycare was open.  And I didn’t have to work.  Since this only happens one day a year, I practically ran myself ragged...
Pregnancy Food Pairings

Pregnancy Food Pairings

I am what I like to call a "food motivated" person. Despite being a picky eater as a child (ok, ok, and through college...), I love good food: eating it, cooking it, and talking about...

Space is for Girls

Today, May 26th, is Sally Ride Day, in honor of America’s first woman in space. In addition to flying twice on shuttle missions, earning both a masters and Ph.D. in physics, and serving on...

When Momma Needs a Break

The last several months have been really rough with toddler emotions going awry, a baby who doesn’t sleep through the night, work commitments, and all of the other normal things you have to juggle...

Making Your House Work: Quick Nightstand Fix

When we talk about adding functionality to our homes, it's easy to get wrapped up in the big things we want to accomplish. If it's not The Big Project That Will Solve All My Woes,...

3 Reasons I Can’t Wait to Introduce The Olympics to My Kids

Now that the Super Bowl is over, you may be wondering what you’re going to watch instead. Never fear, dear friends: the XXIII Olympic Winter Games start February 9th, in PyeongChang, South Korea!  I love...
Kim and Bunny Present: Our Top 5 Picks for Self Care for New Moms - Richmond Moms Blog

Kim and Bunny Present: Our Top 5 Picks for Self Care for New Moms

It doesn't take long after becoming a mom to realize that you have to be intentional about making time for yourself or it just doesn't happen. That's what Kim, the usual 9-5 Working Mom,...
Faking It for the Holidays - Why We Have a Fake Tree - Richmond Moms Blog

Faking It for The Holidays: Why We Have a Fake Tree

It’s a quintessential Christmas picture: The family walking through a tree farm, trees frosted with snow, looking for the perfect Christmas tree...tying the tree to the top of the car, bringing it home, and setting...