Successful Mommy Bloggers for Inspiration

successful mommy bloggers for inspiration


“Call a woman a “mommy blogger” and you might as well be slinging mud. The expression, as it is most commonly used, is patronizing at best, derogatory at worst.” – Lauren Apfel, debate editor for Brain, Child Magazine

Being a mother is probably the most difficult job in the world, especially if you have to raise your kids, work, and manage the whole household all at the same time. It is thus not a surprise that mommy blogging has become popular. Not only does it provide an outlet (even therapy) for moms, but it can also be a means of earning money.

We can’t ignore the fact that in some circles, mommy blogging is looked down upon. As the quote from Lauren highlights, the term can be patronizing.

But it doesn’t have to be so. There are many successful mommy bloggers who are to be admired for what they have accomplished, not only in terms of popularity but because of the quality of their writing. If you want to launch your own mommy blog, make sure to look to these successful mommy bloggers for inspiration. [Read more…]

Vote For Your Favorite Mommy Blogger

Reading a lot of mommy blogs? Then you should definitely consider submitting your favorites to the Mommy Blog Awards, courtesy of The Bump. And yes, you can nominate yourself if you think you’re that great. The grand prize is a grand, fittingly enough, and another 15 runners up get $100 on Pottery Barn.

Check out the details on the Mommy Blog Awards page, along with the various categories. I especially like the Daddy Blog category. “I’m the Mommy Blog Award Daddy Blog winner FTW!”…

Hat tip: Bloggers Blog