Kendra Fernandez

Kendra Fernandez
Kendra lives in Derby with her husband Leonard and her two boys- Leo and Jacoby. She works in downtown Wichita but spends most of the rest of her waking hours wrangling two crazy boys. You will more than likely find them at a game or practice. Besides spending time with her family Kendra loves to read and watch Game of Thrones, HGTV marathons and the Royals! She is also very active in PTO at her sons' school and is always trying to find ways to interact with other parents.

This is Just the Friend I Am Now

Many years ago, I thought it was important to have many friends. I’m slightly awkward so it gave me the opportunity to have different friends with my different personalities and likes. As I’ve gotten...

5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Buying A Menstrual Cup

Period. Menses. Cycle. Or in my house, my exclamation point! Women between the ages of 10 and 50 will experience their menstrual cycle many times in their lifetime. It seems like a rite of...

A Love Letter to My Local Library

Hey girl,* Yeah, I'm talking to you. I just wanted to thank you for everything you do for me and my family. This pandemic has been ROUGH, but you've seen me through every week. Some...

How to Keep Your Teens Connected to Their Grandparents

Teens are weird. One minute they want to spend all their time with you and the next thing you know they're holed up in their room with their headphones in and ignoring everyone. It's...

How to Survive the Holidays on Weight Watchers

Thinking about weight and where you fall on that number line is always stressful. Adding in the holidays and lists and to-dos it becomes an additional pressure that you don’t need. Because of this...

High Functioning Anxiety and Me

Anxiety is the worst. One minute you've completed a major project with no problems, cleaned the house and did a little rockstar parenting...and the next you're laying in bed, heart racing not sure if...
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5 More Non-Scary Halloween Movies for Kids

There are so many movies that revolve around Halloween. We started your list with these movies but here are 5 more fun movies to creep into the holiday season and enjoy with your family. Addams...

Our Favorite Haunted Spots in Wichita KS

Wichita's history offers a number of spooky locations perfect for ghost hunting! Here are seven spots in ICT where spirits might be hanging out: Delano District Once known for its gambling, drinking and prostitution in the...
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Books That Go Bump In The Night: 10 Great Halloween Books for Kids

Zombies, witches and ghosts are the norm around our house. My youngest son was born in October, and he is obsessed with all things Halloween. His favorite show-and-tell items are Halloween books, so we...

13 Hacks for Saving Money without Coupons

I’ve been on a budget journey for the past 20 years. Starting with knowing if I could afford a car payment in high school to full blown budgeting when I moved out to go...

Everything Moms Need to Know About Fortnite

Three years ago, Fortnite was launched to become a worldwide phenomenon. As of 2019 there are over 250 million players and the game boasts the single-month record of players with 78.3 million in August...

My Easy $200 DIY Patio Makeover

When we moved into our house we knew our back yard had some work that would need to be done. We live on about 1/2 an acre and because of the curves of the...

5 Meditation Apps To Help Keep Calm & Manage Stress or Anxiety

Anxiety is the most common mental illness in the U.S., affecting 40 million adults every year but only 36% of those suffering receive treatment. I am one of those sufferers and I do receive...

How to Make A Charcuterie Board

char·​cu·​te·​rie | (ˌ)shär-ˌkü-tə-ˈrē : a delicatessen specializing in dressed meats and meat dishes also : the products sold in such a shop Now that I’ve gotten the hard part out of the way it’s time to make a charcuterie...