Kate Auletta

Kate is the Editor-in-Chief at Scary Mommy. In her role, she oversees the site as a whole, focusing on the news and lifestyle sections. Before joining BDG, Kate spent 11 years at HuffPost, where she started as the founding Travel editor, and later worked as the Managing Editor of Voices. She finished up her tenure as the Senior Editor for Parenting and Culture, overseeing all parenting and streaming coverage. She has also worked at WSJ. Magazine, House & Garden and InStyle.

She’s a native New Yorker and a graduate of Davidson College. She’s the mom of two delightfully rambunctious boys, whom she shares with her husband. They don’t have pets yet, but it’s likely in their future.

Come at me

Yes, My 9 Year Old Still Sleeps With Me. Deal.

So what if I want to savor these moments?


Chrissy Teigen Announces She's Pregnant In Emotional Instagram Post

The model previously endured a heartbreaking pregnancy loss in 2020.


Photos Of Royals On Vacation: A Look Back At The Cutest Shots From Over The Years

Royals — their vacations are nothing like ours.

The 411

What These Moms Wish They'd Known About Maternity Leave Before They Took It

Advice from moms who've been there.

No thanks

3rd Grade Changes Everything

Goodbye to all that.


The Best Beaches In America, According To Dr. Beach

It’s here! Dr. Beach’s annual list of the 10 best beaches in America just dropped.

Paying Respect

Meghan Markle Pays A Visit To Uvalde, Texas

The mom of two was seen laying flowers at a makeshift memorial.


Britney Spears Reveals Miscarriage

The singer and her partner Sam Ashgari announced they were expecting a baby in April.

The More You Know

16 Moms On The Common Myths About Their Autistic Kids

What they want you to know this Autism Acceptance Month, and beyond.

Ooh la la

Celeb Moms Who Brought Their A-Game To The Oscars Red Carpet

These moms did their thing in style.


Heather Rae Young Sweetly Talks About Being “Just Mom”

The “Selling Sunset” star opened up on Instagram about the bond she shares with her Tarek El Moussa’s kids.


The Most Popular Dog Breeds In America, According To The American Kennel Club

In celebration of the best day of the year — National Puppy Day — here’s the top 10 most popular breeds around.


All Hail Rihanna, Queen Of Maternity Wear

Instead of hiding her changing body, the singer is embracing her form and we are so here for it.


How To Pitch Scary Mommy

Interested in freelancing for Scary Mommy? Here's what to know.


Celebrity Moms On Raising Daughters Today

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It's Me, Mom

What It Means To Be A Scary Mommy Now

A word from our editor-in-chief.