Kristen Corrigan

Kristen Corrigan
Kristen is half city, half country, but a true Southern girl at heart. She moved to Wichita from Nashville, Tennessee in 2014 and calls Wichita one of the best kept secrets in the Midwest! Kristen is married to a busy MD, Chad, and is mom to Caden (6) and a baby girl due in September 2017! Kristen is a dentist, but is currently soaking up life as a SAHM. She is a dance team coach at Wichita Collegiate School and her joys in life include time with family and friends, coffee, fitness, fashion, sweet tea, traveling, and all things COLORFUL!

How to Plan A ‘Random Acts of Kindness’ Summer

Spring is almost over, and we’re inching toward that first official day of summer - June 20th, guys! This time of year, I’m always brainstorming as to “what shall we do” all summer to...

I’m Teaching My Son Boredom

Last summer, our family lived in a unique season of frequent appointments. We were in the middle of building a house, which meant trips all over town to see every guy and gal in...

Screen Time for Moms :: Guarding Against Mental Clutter and Information Overload

Remember what life was like in the 80's? In regard to technology, our family had one shared television in the living room. That was the only screen in our entire house (gasp!). But, seriously,...

Healthy Pumpkin Spice Treats for Families {Recipes}

Fall is approaching and at our house house, that means three words: pumpkin-spiced-everything! My obsession with "ALL things Fall" started shortly after my husband and I were first married and since then, the first...

First Pregnancy vs. Second Pregnancy: Body Image Then and Now

  I grew up in the dance studio. From age three, I was in a black leotard and pink tights, learning about movement and my body. As a young person, I thrived on the art...

Savoring Our Last Summer :: You’re About To Be a Big Brother

  My Baby Boy, Now that you're six years old, you giggle with silliness when I call you my "baby boy". You think it's so funny when I grab you up and try to rock you...

What I Found At Hannah

Thank you to Hannah at Eastminster Presbyterian Church in Wichita for sponsoring this post and offering friendship, connection and community to Wichita moms! A “fresh start.” New beginnings can come in an array of brightly colored packages – a...

Journey to Motherhood :: Breaking Up with Secondary Infertility

My husband and I were ready to have a baby. Then, it happened - the very first month. There were those two pink lines, and my heart raced with excitement, dreaming of all the...

Why I Deleted “Busy” From My Vocabulary

Not a day goes by that I don’t hear “the word”: BUSY. I hear it from my patients, our family, our friends, and myself! Is it just me or does it seem that everyone...

Loving Your Husband in the Little Ways

Confession: I am a big English nerd. In middle school, diagramming sentences was like….my favorite. I know, nerdy, but ah well. I love grammar, definitions, quotes and all things “wordy”.  Because February is the...

Menu Planning for the Multitasking Mama

"What's for dinner, Mom????" It's a frequent question at our house. While my guys always look forward to a warm, home-cooked meal just out of the oven, I treasure dinner time for other reasons. For...

Speaking Life to the Brokenhearted

I’m almost 35 years old. As the world keeps spinning and the day-to-day happens, the more I experience and witness that ever so common phrase we’ve all heard: “Life is hard." In our younger days, we...

Letting Go of the Holiday Hustle

Here it comes... (cue Jaws music) ...the pumpkin carving, the parties, the family pictures, the turkey roasting, the elfcapades, the cookie decorating - the holiday season is officially here!  If you’re anything like me, there’s a mixture of...