Katie Mehnert's Blog
Original and Real: Why It Pays to Be Yourself
There was a time in my life when I cared way too much about what people thought of me.
My Childhood Dream of Becoming the First Female President
A Letter to My Daughter, Ally, 5
Pushing through the Burn
Taking on something, anything....is no simple task. Just when you think you're done with one crunch, there's another one waiting for you (and atfalse
Cheers : Where Everyone Knows Your Name
The past few weeks have been hard. There I was...getting ahead of myself, big time making plans without having the data I needed to be making plans.false
Lions, Tigers and Trolls
There's no place like home. I love watching movies with my kid.
Beyond Bravery: Live Fearless
Every article, book or conference I attend these days is about the same messages. Be brave! Take risks! Go for it! What does this mean?
Excluding the unemployed is just ... wrong.
The phone rang. I heard a fragile voice on the other end of the line who was doing everything she could to keep it together. I asked, "Are youfalse
You do this full time?
You do this, full time?
Keeping Your Sword Sharp
Source: Houston Chronicle/May 2015. Mayor Parker, myself and my little one.
Have you ever seen your words, ideas, and work used elsewhere? Sometimes it's subtle and at other times it's just a straight lift. How has thatfalse
It Only Gets Better
Today I turned the big 4-0. And I can honestly say I've never been happier. This year has been filled with sacrifice, more hard work, and learning.false
Love, Peace and Amazing Blessings on Christmas
What a year. We have so much to be thankful for. Ally turned 5 and started Pre-K in the neighborhood. She's so smart and growing so fast. I lovefalse