Only 2% of women describe themselves as “beautiful”. (98% of women do not feel "beautiful") I don't know about you, but this greatly disturbs me. But truly, most of us have been there. Most of us know what this feels like. I went through an extremely rough time in Jr. high and high school battling how I felt about my weight, my appearance, and who I was in general all because of a letter. A letter that rocked me to my core. A letter written by a group of girls at my school. When we are older, we are able to sort out the lies and let hurtful words roll off our backs....but to a young girl, it's another story. As babies and toddlers, we are not yet jaded by peer pressure, media, or this misguided sense of beauty. It's those years … [Read more...]

Exactly Where I’m Meant To Be

Have you ever realized that you are exactly where you want to be in life? It is so easy to get wrapped up in what you are doing that you forget to take a look at where you are. Yesterday it occurred to me that I am incredibly happy where I am, right here, right now. Do I want to keep growing toward bigger dreams being fulfilled and bigger goals being set...sure I do. But I have never felt more like I was in the right place at the right time. This year is going to be incredible! My music is going great. I got booked on the country music cruise for next year (check it out at country! I have never been more excited about the songs I am writing. I feel like I am networking with great contacts and I am astounded at how … [Read more...]

Who I Am

I've been saying for years that one of my biggest goals as an artist is to get to know and be in touch with the people who make up my fan base. It will be because of them that I succeed in my musical endeavors and I want to be able to stay in contact regularly. I want to know who you are and I want you know exactly who I am as well. So I've decided to dedicate this weeks post to telling you exactly who I am and what makes me tick. The ins and outs of Kate McRae. Then, I want you to feel like you can email, message, or tweet me and just have a conversation where I get to know you as well. That's what life is about!... Building relationships and creating a network of support to build you up as you journey through life. If you are going … [Read more...]