Author Archives: Katie

So long, farewell (But please, find me over there!)

This will be my last post here on It’s What Katie Did.  I’ve been fighting with WordPress for almost two months trying to renew my domain without some of the upgrades I had originally purchased for the blog (because with … Continue reading

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last first day

Today was my last first day of school. Even as I type those words I can’t believe it.  It’s taken me a long time to get here. Thirteen years.  Thirteen.  Years. Granted, I didn’t go to school that whole time, but … Continue reading

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The times? They are scary.

Tomorrow is Joe’s last day at his current job. I’m getting ready to start my last semester of school (which my loans aren’t going to fully cover), and we’re going to be living on only my income for a while. … Continue reading

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Tornados can be good. Sometimes.

I can’t believe it’s been over a month since I wrote that last post about my depression.  I want to thank everyone who has reached out and supported me since then.  You have all been so great!  It’s nice to … Continue reading

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My atypical life*

I’ve done a pretty good job of hiding it from most everyone I know for much of the last fifteen years (god, has it really been that long?!), but I’ve always known it’s been a problem.  Something I’ve been too … Continue reading

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Heaven is a cold beer

With all the talk about the Rapture recently, I have been thinking about what Heaven might be like.  After an unexpected night celebrating our survival of the Rapture on Saturday evening that included the consumption of beer (and the expected … Continue reading

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Nueva York

I’m conflicted. It’s been so long since I’ve posted anything.  I guess I’ve failed brilliantly at the post a week challenge.  Go me. I feel at once at peace and at the same time the most conflicted I’ve felt in … Continue reading

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