Katie McPherson

Katie McPherson is a lifestyle staff writer for Romper, where she covers all things health, pregnancy, parenting, and the occasional pet story or product roundup. Her bylines have also appeared in HuffPost, The Daily Beast, The Financial Diet, and other regional publications in the Southeast. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Florida. When she’s not writing for Romper, Katie is running her boutique marketing agency, Quill & Key Editorial. She loves horseback riding, grabbing a beer with her husband, and dressing her son in baby Converse and classic rock tees.

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St. Patrick's Day

8 St. Patrick’s Day Games For Grownups That Your Friends will Love

Whether you want a traditional pub game or an excuse to drink.


8 Adorable Toilet Paper Roll Crafts

Zany-haired people, slithering snakes, and a DIY advent calendar.


Here's Where Your Girl Scout Cookies Money *Actually* Goes

That’ll be 37 boxes of Thin Mints please.


Flurona & Kids: What Parents Need To Know

What to watch for, and how to protect your child during the twindemic.


No, CoComelon Isn’t To Blame For Your Kid’s Tantrums

Does Tik Tok have you worried? Yeah, me too.


Here's How To Deal With That Awkward Postpartum Hair Regrowth

Because Chia Pet is not my aesthetic.

Valentine's Day

57 Valentine's Day Instagram Captions For Every Love Post

Whether you're single or taken, parenting plants or a real baby together, there's a caption in this list for you.


The New Home Edit Collection Is Absolutely Everything

Organization lovers, rejoice!

Valentine's Day

18 Valentine's Day Knock Knock Jokes For Your Corny Crush

If they respond well to these, they might be the one.


Everything You Need To Know About “Test To Stay” Now That School’s Back In Session

Here’s what this new strategy could mean for you and your child.


Will Kids Need Covid Boosters? Here’s What We Know

It’s possible, but doctors are waiting on more data.


What To Know About Baby Congestion

This one’s for the parents Googling in a midnight panic.

New Year's

8 Realistic New Year’s Resolutions For Tired Parents

No gym memberships. No green juice.

Baby Shower

If You’re Having A Schitt’s Creek Baby Shower, You Need These Decorations

Now this is how you celebrate a bébé.


20 Instagram Captions For Santa Pictures

Someone buy Santa a round after these photo sessions.


There's Still A Pandemic, But Here's How To Travel Safely For Christmas

It’s all about assessing your risks.


Here’s How You Can Prevent Ear Infections For Your Little One

Because earaches are the literal worst.


The Perfect Gifts For Every Horse-Loving Kid You Know

When you can't get an actual pony, these gifts are the next best thing.

Gift Guide

36 Holiday Gifts For Dads When You’ve Bought Them Everything Else

Because you’ve done the sock-of-the-month club.


Round Ligament Pain Is Normal, But Tell Your OB If You Have It

Ah, the joys of pregnancy.