Catherine Holecko

Catherine Holecko, family fitness expert
C. Holecko


Catherine Holecko is an experienced writer specializing in parenting and health. She is the mother of two active children. Catherine is also a regular contributor to Parenting RoundAbout, a weekly podcast featuring three parenting and education experts.


Over 20 years of journalism, along with 14 years of motherhood, have turned Catherine Holecko into a first-hand expert on family fitness. As a writer and editor, Catherine developed a special interest in kids' health. Now with her own two children, she encourages activity to promote physical and emotional well-being. Catherine's work has appeared in national magazines and websites including Parents and Highlights.


Catherine Holecko graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with degrees in English and French.

A Word From Catherine Holecko

As a parent, one of my most important jobs is to help my children grow up healthy and strong. I also want us to enjoy our time together. Active play helps us meet both those goals (and keeps me healthier too). As a journalist, I'm trained to find critical information and resources and share them in an accessible way. On this site, I use both my personal and professional experience to share the latest news and advice about family fitness.

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