Katie Randolph

Katie is married with 2 young daughters and 2 step-children. She works at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Accreditation. Born in Germany, but originally from Oklahoma (Boomer!), Katie moved to Lubbock in 2009 to attend graduate school at Texas Tech University. She is a member of the Junior League of Lubbock and serves as a CASA Advocate. She believes in positivity and perseverance; every day is a blessing, don't take it for granted.

Juice, Juice, Baby!

  My husband came home one day over the moon about a juicer. Not just any juicer, at least not to him anyway, an Omega juicer. After having emergency gall bladder surgery earlier this year,...

The One That Saved Me

It was January of 2015, and I had just barely made it through Christmas. I may or may not have put up a tree that year, not sure. At this point in time, I...

When Did I Become My Mother?

Growing up, there were times when we would think, "When I'm a mom, I won't do that," because of course at 7, then 13, then 17, we both always knew best. Boy, were we...

Our Favorite Things – Back to School Edition

. For most of us, school is 1 -3 weeks away!  Have you gotten all of the required supplies and gadgets for your little (or big) one yet? Yah, me neither. Lubbock Moms Collective is...

From a Bereaved Mother

A few days ago, I learned that July is National Bereaved Parents Month. This was conflicting news to me. I myself have lost a child, 5 years ago next month, but did not know...

An Ode to my Mother

  Four. It has been four years since I have spoken to you; four years since I been able to send you flowers for Mother's Day. I remember the last Mother's Day I was able to...

Mother’s Day Perspective

  May is for Mothers. It's a month for mothers to be thanked and celebrated. Something that is deserved well beyond the month. That special Sunday comes near, and you make plans with your family...

I don’t like Teacher Appreciation Week

With it being Teacher Appreciation Week, it makes sense to talk about teachers on a moms blog, right? The problem is that I don't particularly like Teacher Appreciation Week. It is not that I...

Meet Katie Randolph!

Katie is a full-time working mother of four. She has two young daughters: Everiee (3) and Alyx (1) as well as two step-children, Rilee (13) and Colton (9). She is also blessed with a...

Mommy, Will You Paint My Nails?

It is 8:00 pm. I just took a shower with a one-year-old and a three-year-old (which isn’t easy, am I right? And, of course, a shower alone is not an option). After getting them...