Chris Cate

Chris Cate is a comedy writer, host of The ParentNormal Comedy Podcast, author of The ParentNormal Crash Course, father of three and sleeper of none.

Chris Cate has been featured on the Huffington Post’s weekly list of funniest parents on Twitter more than 75 times and been recognized for his parenting humor on BuzzFeed, The A.V. Club, Disney’s Babble, Scary Mommy, TODAY Parents and many other parenting sites. He is also a regular contributor of parenting humor to the Huffington Post, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Scary Mommy and several other parenting sites. Cate is a recovering high school teacher, TV sports reporter and spokesperson for the Governor of Florida. He occasionally does standup comedy when he is not changing diapers, stepping on toys or going to his current job in public relations. He is a three-time parent, all-time minivan driver and no-time sleeper. He also hosts the ParentNormal Comedy Podcast, a weekly podcast to help parents laugh when they want to cry featuring interviews with well-known parents such as Dave Barry, Jeff Kinney, Jeannie Gaffigan (co-writer of the Jim Gaffigan Show) and Go the F* to Sleep author Adam Mansbach. The podcast can be heard on iTunes and at