As a military spouse and mom of three who is always on the move, Katie has learned what it takes to keep her family happy and healthy as they enjoy adventures all around the world. Katie and her family currently call Virginia Beach, Virginia home.
Katie is a Navy veteran and writer whose work focuses on family and travel content.
Katie has a bachelor’s degree in English from the United States Naval Academy and a master’s degree in Education from Johns Hopkins University.
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