This is a list of sites you may want to consider submitting your writing to if you are a lifestyle blogger.  A lifestyle blogger typically blogs about a variety of topics such as food, DIY, Style, Beauty etc. injected with a personal spin, thus the sites listed in this directory usually cover a range of topics under the lifestyle umbrella.

Submission guidelines and other site-related resources are provided for each.

($) indicates a site that offers paid opportunities, however, visit the site for more information as all submissions may not be paid

Directory of Opportunities for Bloggers to Submit Writing on Lifestyle Topics


5 Minutes For Mom“Our mission at 5 Minutes for is to provide an essential, go-to site for moms that entertains and informs, while promoting the online mom community.”

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Babble – From Disney, this site is your destination for parenting, beauty, home, food, travel and entertainment brought to you by the best voices online.” ($)

BlogHer – BlogHer is a platform for sharing great voices, stories and ideas.”.  With categories of food, health, DIY & Home, Work & Life, Love & Sex, Family, Fashion & Beauty as well as News & Entertainment coverage which includes Politics, Race and Feminism, BlogHer spans a wide range of interests. ($)

Bonbon Break –  “BonBon Break is an online magazine for modern moms, that cuts through the internet chaos to bring you advice and inspiration.” ($)

BoomerCafe – “Now in its 16th year, BoomerCafe is the original digital magazine for baby boomers with active lifestyles and youthful spirits.”

BUST – “With an attitude that is fierce, funny, and proud to be female, BUST provides an uncensored view on the female experience. BUST tells the truth about women’s lives and presents a female perspective on pop culture. BUSTing stereotypes about women since 1993.” ($)

BustleProviding a fresh spin on news, entertainment, fashion, beauty, lifestyle, books, and any and all subjects that concern women. Bustle is an online community delivering original content that’s smart, shareable, and, most importantly, fun.” ($)

BuzzFeed Life“We’re the lifestyle and service wing of BuzzFeed, which means we’re interested in helping you live a better, more fun/beautiful/healthy/productive/interesting life. And we cover lots of topics.” including Style, Food, DIY, Parenting, Travel and Health.  ($)

Country Outfitter Life“Country Outfitter Life brings people together to celebrate the country lifestyle through food, fashion, and music.” ($)

Daily Dish Magazine“…brings you the lastest in Food, Friends and Fun. Recipes, nutrition, home, garden, travel, entertainment and more!” Regular contributors ‘…may receive periodic gratuity based on article performance.’

Dirty And Thirty“DirtyandThirty is your hip, edgy lifestyle website for women in their late twenties to thirties who own who they are.”

Ella and Annie Magazine – “We love sweet parties, fun crafts, yummy food and whimsical style.”.  Also offers a print magazine.

Elite Daily“The Voice Of Generation-Y; news from your world delivered the way you want to hear it.” 

The Everygirl – “The Everygirl, LLC is the newest online resource helping shape creative, career-driven women.”

Everything For Dads“…unique blend of modern media content for and about dads and parenting from across the globe, covering everything from serious and political news to the funny and entertaining — but with YOUR lifestyle and everyday needs in mind”“Family fun, craft projects, kid’s recipes, parenting advice, decorating ideas, frugal tips, and more”

Feminine Collective – “A daily dose of inspiring essays and stories empowering women to face their fears, follow their instincts, and find their truth. The Feminine Collective is your cheerleader, your coach, your BFF, and the one place you can turn to when you need a reminder that you are not alone in your thoughts.”

For Her““For Her is a new women’s lifestyle magazine that offers advice, articles and essays on how to live a more meaningful and beautiful life. For Her covers topics like spirituality, well-being, positive psychology, home decor, food, and beauty and is looking to expand their pool of writers for personal essays and journalism. ($)

Girlfriendology – “Inspiration, Appreciation and Celebration of Girlfriends” is the goal of Girlfriendology.”

glitterGuideThe Glitter Guide team aims to delight, inspire and ultimately make your life sparkle from the inside out. We believe a smile is a woman’s best accessory, that sequins are appropriate no matter what the occasion and that some days simply require a glass of champagne. We hope to encourage your creative energy and add “sparkle” to your day!

The Green Parent“The Green Parent is the UK’s leading green lifestyle and natural parenting magazine. A truly inspiring read, TGP is like nothing else on the newsstand, with insightful intelligent journalism covering topics from babywearing and attachment parenting to home-education and alternative medicine.”  ($)

Grit – “GRIT is a bi-monthly magazine distributed throughout the United States and Canada that celebrates country lifestyles of all kinds, while emphasizing the importance of community and stewardship. GRIT offers practical advice, product reviews, livestock guides, gardening, cooking and other do-it-yourself information, humor and the inspirational stories of folks who moved to the country and love it. Each issue covers topics related to country living, land management, wildlife, gardening, livestock or pets, skills and techniques, seasonal food, community, machinery or tools, and lifestyle events.” ($ blog opportunities unpaid; print opportunities paid)

Healthy Living Magazine – “HL feeds the fundamental desire for a healthy and beautiful bod, empowering a new standard of life—intelligent, sophisticated, fashionable Healthy.($)

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

Heart & Soul Ezine – “Heart and Soul is a heart centered and nurturing ezine with lifestyle, relationship, health and spirituality topics. You will also find many tools to help you take action to make positive changes in your life.”

Heartskeeper – Newly open for submissions “Heartskeeper is opening its site to first-time and seasoned writers looking for another platform to share their ideas and thoughts about everyday life. You can read more about Heartskeeper here to see if this is a place you would like to share your work. Though this is a christian blog, every theme does not have to be faith-based.”

  • previously published or first published/originals

Hello Giggles – “Founded by actress/musician Zooey Deschanel, producer Sophia Rossi and blogger/web personality Molly McAleer, is the ultimate entertainment destination for smart, independent and creative females”

Henpicked“Henpicked is about sharing, discussing and learning. Sharing our wisdom. Discussing new ideas. Learning from the experiences of others.”

Her View From Home“Her View From Home is a lifestyle magazine that connects your view to the rest of the world. We strive to give you a platform to share your story and embrace everyday living through daily articles about family, kids, fashion and health, recipes and faith. Our website is made up of views from women across the country who share one common theme; a passion for their view from home.”  ($)

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

Hey little Rebel“Lifestyle, food & fitness blog for chicks who weren’t made from a cookie cutter.”

  • previously published or first published/originals

Hintmama – “Sharing hints to make parenting easier, cheaper, and a bit more humorous…

The Huffington Post – Wikipedia described The Huffington Post as “...liberal American online news aggregator and blog…The site offers news, blogs, and original content and covers politics, business, entertainment, environment, technology, popular media, lifestyle, culture, comedy, healthy living, women’s interests, and local news.

I’m An Organizing Junkie“Help and encourage others on their organizational journey in a fun and supportive environment.”

Kokoa Magazine“This magazine is for those of us that are not rich and famous. This magazine gives us something to read that we can relate to.  We talk about everything from social issues to Kids and everything in between.  Life in general consists of so many things, so we touch on all of it.”  

The Krazy Coupon Lady – On KCL “Welcome to KCL, where you can learn how to collect and redeem coupons to save BIG! We’re young, savvy moms on a mission to slash our grocery bills by 50-90%!” – This site has over 1 million Facebook followers! ($)

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

mindbodygreen“Our mission is to revitalize the way people eat, move, and live!” 

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

Miss Millennia Magazine“Are you interested in sharing content that will inspire and motivate young women who are educated and goal-oriented? Well, you should write for us! At Miss Millennia Magazine, we believe the best people to inspire women in their 20′s are other successful women in their 20′s or older!”

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

ModernMom “Headed up by television host Brooke Burke-Charvet and Lisa Rosenblatt, ModernMom is a trusted resource for the “Woman Behind the Mom,” with practical tips, advice, videos and information on parenting, pregnancy, family, career, health, beauty, cooking, crafts and more.”

  • Interested contributors can send an email to Jenn Moore including a sample post and topic ideas

Mom Fuse“Mom Fuse is a resource for moms and an online magazine of sorts. We love to feature recipes, give you honest reviews of products, give lots of things away to our readers, show you some fabulous finds we think you’ll love, help promote moms who own their own business and so much more!” 

MomSmack – “From car seats to college…never forgetting ourselves.” ($)

  • previously published or first published/originals

Money Saving Mom – mission: “challenge women to wisely manage time & resources & live life on purpose.” “guest posts should offer practical, money-saving tips, advice or ideas.”

Mrs. Muffintop – This is your one-stop shop for funny stories, comics, theater reviews, family-style recipes and more.  It is a symbol of my life as a stay at home mom and all the things I love: laughing, cooking, writing, art and theater. Topics can include parenting, relationships, family life and timely topics.  We also love DIY, recipes, and life hacks.  Relatable humor is best, but not the only thing we’re looking for.”  ($)

  • previously published or first published/originals
  • Submit

MyBrownBaby“Thought-provoking, insightful, wickedly funny commentary on motherhood, for parents who love their brown babies, by parents who do the same. MyBrownBaby writers lift the voices of moms and dads of color looking for the 411/advice/a high-five on everything from pregnancy and childrearing to sex and relationships—all filtered through a colorful lens.”

Our Family World“Online Stop For Family Needs: Fertility & Pregnancy news, Child Wellness (Bullying & Childhood obesity), Healthy Recipes, Money tips, Travel”

Pairfum London –  Looking for articles on home fragrance and couture perfume, skin care & scented body care, perfume ingredients, home fragrance, perfumery products, skin & body care, your home & house, food / drink & perfume, perfume memories, articles about Britain, London, the Queen and Royal Family etc. ($)

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) – “…a panel of expert bloggers writing about everything from stay-at-home adventures to deals on fabulous products,” plus opportunities to “…become one of our parent testers, receive free products and make a difference.”

Plum Deluxe – “Plum Deluxe is the website that helps you create moments that matter. We believe that the key to living a life you love is all about making time every day for great moments. From a mindful minute with yourself to special occasions shared with friends and family, Plum Deluxe has fresh ideas for living the good life.($)

Power of Moms – “A Gathering Place For Deliberate Mothers…Our focus is not on how to decorate, cook, potty-train, clean, etc., but to strengthen the woman inside the mother and inspire her to excellence.“.  Categories include a rotating seasonal category around Peace/Purpose/Order/Joy, Humore in Motherhood, Advice for Specific Ages and Stages, Timely Topics, Holiday/Seasonal Advice, How-To and Spiritual Sundays.  

Remodelaholic“Learn how to DIY, build, remodel, design, decorate and have fun doing it ,while staying in budget!” 

  • previously published (but rewritten for Remodelaholic) or first published/originals

Sasee – Local magazine for South Carolina’s Lowcountry region but accepting freelance submissions from all freelancers, Sassee is “A woman’s lifestyle magazine, Sasee celebrates women as dynamic individuals who live a life of many roles.” ($)

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

Scratch Mommy – “An e-magazine about life…from scratch! Our contributors write about DIYs, real food, parenting, & homesteading.”

SharpHeels “SharpHeels is a career, fashion and lifestyle website for professional women. Our content is driven by a community of intelligent, dynamic women offering guidance and inspiration for our amazing audience. We offer an interactive platform (content, community and commerce) for our readers and contributors to connect and offer guidance to exemplify a more successful self. Our contributors are female business leaders, entrepreneurs, consultants, designers, etc. who are excited to share their experiences and expertise with other women.” 

SheMeets“SheMeets, simplifies business by transforming it into content that women can read, discuss, and connect with on their personal journey.  More in tune to a Lifestyle blog, we discuss business, family, parenting, mental health, and fitness, everything that as women we may have to juggle as we build our Brands!”

  • previously published or first published/originals
  • Submit

The SITS Girls – “…fun, beautiful,… visually appealing” posts such as crafting, recipes, and inspirational posts.

Skirt Collective – “Skirt Collective aims to be the modern woman’s compass for navigating culture, fashion, and the real world. Nestled between street smarts and book smarts, SC connects readers with practical information and opinions from a diverse array of voices in an honest, virtual space.

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

The Soap Box“The Soap Box is a parenting submission site. Categiries include: From New Moms to Midlife, Pretty Woman, Papa’s Place, and Kid’s Corner.”

Sweatpants & Coffee“Sweatpants & Coffee is an online magazine…featuring inspirational, uplifting, entertaining content with a focus on comfort, personal growth, and mental, emotional, and physical well being.

The Things“TheThings covers all things cute, cuddly and homey for the modern, creative and compassionate woman. We want writers who absolutely love all things pets, parenting, food and DIY” ($)

Touched Magazine – “We are an online magazine showcasing home decor articles and life inspirations. Our online experience offers a space for home design ideas and inspiration for EVERY part of life.

Tuned In Parents – “TiP is a new space for real parents tuned in to the hysterical, irrational, and inspirational daily dilemmas and delights of parenting. We would love to feature your parenting tips and tricks, awesome stories, educational games and dittos, funny photos, and all things positively parenting!“.

Untrained Housewife“To help in the renaissance of intentional and self-sufficient living by allowing a community of reskilling in the lost arts!…Backyard Farming, Lost Arts DIYs, Cooking & Eating Garden Fresh Foods, and Promoting Intentional and Self-Sufficient Living” ($)

UrbanMommies“UrbanMommies is a chic online lifestyle magazine for pregnancy and parenting. Readers get info, tips and inspiration in cheeky, short articles. (Moms don’t have time to waste).” ($ Potential For Sponsored Opportunities)

VerilyVerily is a fashion and lifestyle site that celebrates the best of who you are. We feature fashion that is worthy of the woman, relationship articles that go beyond sex tips, and strong cultural and lifestyle journalism. Verily is the modern woman’s go-to guide on how to lead a fulfilling, integrated life.

VillageQ “VillageQ is a community website welcoming members and allies of the LGBTQ community as we celebrate, support, and explore our collective queer family experiences.”

  • First Published/Originals ONLY
  • Submit A Post (use this form to pitch an idea, then an editor will be in touch to discuss if interested)

Viva Fifty!“…a bilingual and multicultural community that celebrates life and the joy that midlife can entail.”

voiceBoks – “voiceBoks is an informational site for all things parenthood.” and covers categories of: Parenthood, Kids, Education, Family, Home (DIY, Crafts etc.), Wellness (fitness, pregnancy etc.), Food, Holidays, Books, Reviews/Giveaways/Coupons.

What The Flicka? – “A haven for moms, sisters, women or just about anyone who could use a little pick me up, a little help, or a little company on the road trip of life.”  Topics include: “…life, children, family, cooking, beauty, fashion, books, the latest thing we are obsessed with, and of course, urban mom survival tips.

Womanly Woman“ is an online magazine (“blogazine”) for the ladies covering topics such as entertainment, health, beauty, and shopping savings. We also cover topics close to our hearts that personally define us and who we are as women.”

Women Enough“WE Believe a Woman’s Worth Goes Far Beyond Her Beauty & exist to empower women in realizing their personal & professional greatness.”  Looking for personal stories of transformation as well as “topics important to women including body image, identity, relationships, sex, health, lifestyle and work.”

  • We only accept original articles that are not published in their entirety on other online media platforms. If you plan to use material you have published elsewhere please give it a new title and intro.
  • Share Your Story

Women’s Voices for Change – “Focused on women over 40, Women’s Voices for Change explores the realities of contemporary women who are vital, visible, and active, who seek an accurate reflection of themselves. Information provided on our website and in our programs addresses relevant issues about medical, emotional and sexual health, relationships, economics, fashion, fitness, and the arts.  Our aim is to create a powerful community of women in their prime.  ($)

  • “Previously unpublished non-fiction work is preferred, though we will make exceptions for published articles that are a particularly good fit. We accept previously published and unpublished poetry when rights are included.”
  • Writer’s Guidelines

Working Mother “Working Mother is a national magazine committed to helping moms balance their personal and professional lives. A dedicated champion of culture change, Working Mother is the largest multimedia company in the country focused on diversity and the advancement of women.” ($)

YouQueen – “The women’s lifestyle magazine to make you shine and smile. Awesome Beauty, Fashion, Dating Tips to help you live like a queen.” ($)

  • First Published/Originals ONLY

YourTango“YourTango is all about sex and relationships so anything you write about should involve love, dating, marriage, divorce, sex and the like. A YourTango piece can be about almost anything—travel, food, fashion, money—as long as it explains how the subject affects your (or someone’s) love life.($)

Zest Now – “Information and encouragement for women to live their best lives after 50”

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