Kaycee Simpson

Kaycee is practically a Pensacola native and is also a proud first-born generation Filipino American. In 2012, Kaycee married her college sweetheart, Daniel. They now have two girls, ages 4 and 6, and an 8-year-old boxer named Carl. As a family, they enjoy trips to the pool, eating Chick-fil-A and Chipotle, and all things Christmas. In her spare time, Kaycee enjoys playing the piano, creative projects, watching Hallmark movies, nerding about the enneagram, or podcasting on the Hallmarkies Podcast and Deliver Me a Podcast. Occasionally, you may also catch her writing for her blog: www.kayceesimpson.com. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter: @kaycee__simpson.

Guide to Kids Eat Free/Cheap

I'm sure the question "What are we eating for dinner?" comes up quite frequently at your house as it does in mine. And who doesn't love a good deal when going out to eat?...

I Survived the First Day of School Drop-Off

I remember my older daughter's first day of preschool. I packed her little lunch in a bento box. I made her stand by the door so that I could take all of the typical...

I Remember the First Time I Heard the Word “Racist”

  In recent days, the Asian American community has been shaken up by the tragic events in Atlanta. And rightfully so. Some may say that it’s just "media hype.” However, I will tell you from...
Human Trafficking

National Human Trafficking Awareness Day – January 11

Mamas, there are some days when we need to have hard conversations with our families, our friends, and each other. Today is one of those days. The US Department of Justice defines human trafficking and...

Your Ultimate Guide to Hallmark Christmas Movies

It's the most wonderful time for Hallmark Christmas movies! Listen, y'all. I used to think Hallmark movies were ridiculously cheesy and pretty cliché. But then a few years ago, I got sucked into the universe...

Parenting Soup: L M N O Pee

When my younger daughter was almost two and a half years old, my mom asked me how potty training was going with her. I told her it was going great. She was out of...

Celebrating Filipino American History Month

To all my fellow Filipinos out there, Happy Filipino American History Month! Break out the lechon, lumpia, and sinigang; bring out the karaoke and your best Celine imitation, and let's celebrate Filipino American History...

National Read-a-Book Day

Happy National Read-a-Book Day! Did you know that September 6th is National Read-a-Book Day? Let's talk about all things reading and books! A Little About My Love for Reading I have always loved books and reading since...

Pensacola Moms’ Guide to Curbside Pickup and Takeout

Let's be honest. It has been such a bummer not being able to go out to eat due to the pandemic. However, that shouldn't stop you from supporting our local restaurants because many places...