The Best Pregnancy Blogs of the Year

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  • Baby Blogging: Something for Every Mom

    Baby Blogging: Something for Every Mom

    Pregnancy and motherhood are universal experiences that are unique to every woman. The following blogs are the best of the best modern writing on pregnancy and parenting. Whether you read them for vital information, reassuring support, or celebrity baby news, these blogs are sure to please.

  • Fearless Formula Feeder

    Fearless Formula Feeder

    FFF is the online moniker of Suzanne Barston, author of “Bottled Up: How the Way We Feed Babies Has Come to Define Motherhood, and Why It Shouldn’t.” Barston’s site came into being after she struggled to breastfeed her son and to find information for those who couldn’t or didn’t want to breastfeed. 

    Barston developed Fearless Formula Feeder as a means of providing nonjudgmental support to all parents, regardless of their infant-feeding choice. Her site hosts stories from others and resources for those interested in doing their own research.

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  • Celebrity Baby Scoop

    Celebrity Baby Scoop

    The rich and famous may seem like they have it all figured out, but when it comes to parenthood, they’re just as clueless as the rest of us. The #1 celebrity baby website (yes, there are many) in the world, Celebrity Baby Scoop features interviews with celebrity mothers, news on who’s expecting, photo galleries, and giveaways.

    This site is fun, engaging, and relatable — even their “Royals” section (featuring Prince George) will leave you feeling familiar with England’s highest-profile family.

  • News Moms Need

    News Moms Need

    Updated every workday by a member of the March of Dimes team, News Moms Need is a resource for moms and moms-to-be. Coupling personal anecdotes with tips on pregnancy, family health, and baby care, this site is a valuable table of contents for the conscientious mother.

    The writing is informative and charming, and contributors don’t hesitate to tell it like it is. Check it out if you want the real skinny on how to raise a family and keep your head on straight while doing it.

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  • AtYourCervix

    AtYourCervix

    AtYourCervix is the diary of a certified nurse and midwife. It contains an amusing mix of opinion pieces and medical information. This is very much a personal blog (with the unifying theme of midwifery), but priceless insight into the process of natural birth can be found within the talk of nurse logistics and baby delivery stories.

    Give this blog a read if you’re considering natural delivery as an option. It will soothe the brow of any concerned mother-to-be.

  • Bellyitch

    Bellyitch

    Bellyitch is bursting with fun and useful information for moms and moms-to-be. Pregnant celebrity gossip, fashion trends for the full belly set, parenting advice, and news all grace the pages of this award-winning site.

    Blogger and journalist JJ is a mother of three who makes time for running in charity races amidst her busy professional life. Her range of experience gives her plenty to blog about, with up to five posts a day. It’s a must-read for anyone interested in pregnancy and family.

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  • Baby Making Machine

    Baby Making Machine

    Multiple award-winning blogger and professional journalist Jennifer started out writing about the difficulties of choosing motherhood while also running on a competitive career track. Since the birth of her cute kids, she’s gone on to write about family, raising biracial children, and the importance of leaving a legacy.

    Read Baby Making Machine for friendly insight on all aspects of parenting and modern family life. You’ll always find something meaningful in Jennifer’s words.

  • Pregnant Chicken

    Pregnant Chicken

    Pregnant Chicken blogger Amy Morrison is one funny bird. She’s frank too, with keen insight on a list of topics. An ad agency creative director who went rogue, Morrison hilariously captures the wonder of being a mom.

    Prepare to read and be informed — on every pregnancy and parenting topic from heartburn to hair dye.

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  • I Like Beer and Babies

    I Like Beer and Babies

    What can you say about a mother-blogger who writes, “I enjoy a dry sense of humor and a buttery chardonnay, preferably mixed together,” except “Read on!” I Like Beer and Babies is honest, hilarious, friendly, and very dry.

    This blogger writes about the many pregnancy and parenting topics most of us wouldn’t even think about, like mommy porn and toddler erectile dysfunction. This is a blog you might consider avoiding if you’re in the final weeks of pregnancy. Uncontrollable laughter has been known to start premature contractions.

  • Fit Pregnancy

    Fit Pregnancy

    Fit Pregnancy has just about everything you need to know about pregnancy, labor, delivery, and the vast world of parenting in early childhood. Deciding on baby names? Have a look. Wondering which celebs are worried about gaining pregnancy weight? You’ll find that info here. What season is your guy’s sperm healthiest? You’ll have to read to find out.

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  • A Little Pregnant

    A Little Pregnant

    Anyone who thinks there’s no such thing as being A Little Pregnant needs to check in with this funny, informative blog. Julie and her husband endured four rounds of IVF, an ectopic pregnancy, and a miscarriage before the birth of their son, Charlie. Unable to easily find the information she needed, Julie decided to make what she learned available to others in her position.

    Now that Charlie is well into elementary school, Julie blogs on about the education and parenting of a growing child. Feel free to put any of these themes aside and just enjoy how downright funny and loving this woman is. This blog is a big must-read for anyone interested in the modern-day human experience.

  • Imperfect Parent

    Imperfect Parent

    Were you wondering if Drew Barrymore is pregnant? Interested to know who thinks breastfeeding in public is a major problem? Perhaps you’ve been arguing with your spouse about whether or not to put a television in the baby’s room. The Imperfect Parent is ready to take on these issues and more.

    Celebrity parent news and opinionated rants are the realm of this very funny and chockfull blog. Anyone who secretly loves to read the tabloid magazines in the grocery store checkout line will enjoy these posts.

  • MamaSeeds

    MamaSeeds

    Megan, Michelle, and Anne are mothers first, then writers, and beyond that, professionals in everything from yoga to pediatric medicine. The three women got together to create MamaSeeds to record their motherhood journeys as well as helpful advice.

    Check here to meet all your prenatal and early parenting needs. You’ll find plenty of prenatal and new-mom yoga, along with travel tips, car seat info, and things for parents-to-be to think about.

  • The Stir

    The Stir

    Expecting moms have lots of questions, and The Stir comes up with many you didn’t even know you have. Topics range from crazy baby names, nutrition advice, and etiquette when registering for your baby shower. The site prefers using easy-to-read lists for entertainment, making them closer to Buzzfeed than advice you’d get from a real doctor. Take The Stir with as much salt as The Onion.

  • Giving Birth with Confidence

    Giving Birth with Confidence

    Giving Birth with Confidence is an online community founded by Lamaze International, a nonprofit that promotes “a natural, healthy and safe” approach to motherhood, from conception to parenting. You can simply read the articles or sign up for a free membership to customize the material that interests you the most. If you’re new to pregnancy, check out their Week by Week series to have a better understanding of what to expect while you’re expecting.   

  • Project Nursery

    Project Nursery

    A baby’s room doesn’t have to be boring and Project Nursery brings style points into parenting.  But it doesn’t stop with just nurseries. This blog gives you ideas for stylish projects with the kids, tips for creating elegant events, and product giveaways from designers of some of the best baby gear we’ve ever seen. When you and baby have grown out of the nursery, check out their sister project, Project Junior.

  • The Bump

    The Bump

    If your guilty pleasure is reading about celebrity pregnancy and births, The Bump is a wonderfully sinful bin of the latest gossip. But it’s not all famous people. The Bump has articles on controversial topics like vaccinations, keeps you updated on product recalls, issues in schools, as well as news of the weird and wild that comes with being a mother. Their annual “Best of Baby” contest keeps you informed on the best ways to spend your money on your baby.

  • A Love Worth Writing About

    A Love Worth Writing About

    The only thing more beautiful than a newborn baby is her mother’s love. It’s been addressed in art and literature since human hands could hold a quill. Modern moms resort to the much quicker and more global method of blogging.

    These top blogs help mothers connect through their struggles and victories. Read them regularly for inspiration, instant gratification, and the strength to be the best mother you can be.

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