Kaylee Strozyk

Hi, I’m Kaylee! I’m married to a really handsome nerd and we have a five year old daughter and a three year old son. We moved to Edmond in 2019 from Buffalo, NY and immediately knew that Oklahoma was our true home. I’m a full-time freelance sales funnel copywriter for successful online businesses, and I blog about transforming my home on a budget, by myself, around two little kids at Mama and More. Every day is a new adventure and I do my best to appreciate the ride.

What Really Happens After You Text Me (The Honest Truth from a Terrible Texter)

Hi, I'm Kaylee, and I'm a bad texter. I mean, seriously, notoriously, terrible at responding to texts. I'm fully aware of it, I'm not proud of it, but at this point, it's just a fact of life. What...
The difference between good kids and easy kids

The Difference Between “Good” Kids and “Hard” Kids

We have been judging kids based on their behavior, and it’s time to change. I get it. We like good kids! The ones who always listen to authority, use their manners, and respond to discipline...

Need to Redo Your New Year’s Resolution? Here’s How You Make It Stick

The beginning of 2021 was a little bit like opening your baby's door to check on them. You c.a.r.e.f.u.l.l.y turn the door handle, slooooowly open the door, and hold your breath while you tiptoe...

How I Made a Full-Time Income from the Internet (NOT an MLM)

I know that you hear "Wouldn't you love to be your own boss?" and immediately think, RUN AWAY! (Like you should.) And most of the "work from home as a mom" opportunities posted online...

6 Ways to Make Shopping with Kids Fun

WHAT--shopping in a STORE with KIDS in 2020?! How dare I! I know, I know. Moms never generally got excited about making grocery trips with young children--and since the virus-that-may-not-be-named, even quick stops into a...

12 Reasons Your Child Should Try Gymnastics

I was a competitive gymnast for 13 years, a coach of all ages for 6 years, and a high school gymnastics judge for 3 years. If you have a question about cartwheels or pointed...

No, I’m NOT Sad to Be Leaving the “Baby Stage”.

I've always loved babies. I have pictures of myself at 11, holding and obsessing over tiny little babies. I took care of them every week at church and babysat all my friends' kids for...

An Open Letter to My Daughter in 2020

Dear daughter,  In a few days, we’ll be putting five candles on a cake and watching you unwrap presents while you squeal and jump up and down.  Being your mom isn’t perfect, but it’s the best...

The Day I Hired A Parenting Coach

A few years ago, I wrote multiple blog posts that said I didn't believe in "parenting experts." That definitely included "parenting coaches," I just didn't know those existed--but I definitely would have rolled my...

9 Things I Hope We Learn from 2020

We had so much hope about 2020. We all hoped it would be a great year, where we met goals, celebrated milestones, and improved our lives. Instead, the entire world has been thrown upside...

Dear Moms, You Need A Hobby

Before you roll your eyes or scoff (is it too late already?), let's just take a second to think about the word "hobby." I know it sounds crazy. It's like when people without children say,...

What my Mother-In-Law Taught Me About Being a Great Mother (In-law)

Mothers-in-law get a seriously bad rap. And usually, it's well-deserved. It's much more common to have a weird or completely broken relationship with your MIL than it is to have a good, open relationship. We've...