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Best Parent Bloggers in Austin, TX

Published Dec 5, 2017 | Updated Feb 19, 2020

We have come up with a list of few of the best Parent Bloggers for 2017 in Austin city. We hope our readers will enjoy knowing a bit about these awesome bloggers.

There are some great parent bloggers in Austin city. And we often read so many great blogs and article from them, where they share their insights & experiences about family, kids, travelling, fashion health & fitness and so much more.

But a few times we miss reading about these wonderful bloggers who put in a great deal of efforts to come up with these amazing write ups.
So the content team at ChatterBlock.com has decided to give our readers a small intro of these great Parenting Bloggers for year 2017 in Austin city. So here we go...

Parent 1 : Adriana Cantu

Blog : Jack's Mom in Austin

Adriana Cantu lives in Austin with her partner and their two sons, Jack (the inspiration behind Jack's Mom In Austin) and the newest addition to their family, Galen. She created and maintains Jack's Mom in Austin while also writing and working for Austin Community College. She hopes to eventually expand Jack's Mom in Austin into something benefiting parents and caregivers everywhere. In the meantime, follow her while she shares her experience raising two small children and as an advocate for transparency in motherhood.

You can read more about Adriana here.

Parent 2 : Naya Weber

Blog : Lactivist in Louboutins

Naya Weber began documenting her journey as a new mother in 2011 and focused on her own difficult breastfeeding experience. It sparked an interest in learning about all things lactation, and ultimately the pursuit of a career change. She took the exam to become an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant in October 2017. Naya writes about the good, the bad, and the ugly of breastfeeding and motherhood, and breastfeeding-friendly style at Lactivist in Louboutins. She lives in Austin with her techy husband and sons. In her spare time, Naya enjoys shopping, reading, and taking as many naps as she can.

You can read more about Naya here.

Parent 3 : Kevin McKeever

Blog : Always Home and Uncool

Kevin McKeever, editor for City Dads Group, is a freelance writer in between his duties as an at-home dad to three: boy, girl and canine. He writes the nationally award-winning "Party of One" newspaper column, tweets at @homeanduncool, and books face at Always Home and Uncool.

Parent 4 : Lee Anne Benjamin

Blog : Life by Lee

Lee Anne Benjamin is a midwest girl living in Austin, Texas. Her blog focuses on style, motherhood, travel, and everything in between. She loves to feature cozy, yet cute, everyday outfits for the busy mom! Her family appears in a lot of her content, and her husband, Dylan Benjamin, has his own blog as well!

You can read more about Lee here.

Parent 5 : Dylan Benjamin

Blog : Life by Dylan

Dylan is an entrepreneur, dad, and lifestyle blogger behind LifeByDylan.com, where he covers topics like starting your own company, parenting, new sports cars, tech, men’s fashion, and travel.  Most day's you'll find him working from home with his wife and kids. He has two kids, a 3 year old son and a 3 month old daughter, who keep every day interesting ;)

You can read more about here.

Parent 6 : Sarah Luden

Blog : Contributor Austin Mom's Blog

Sarah Luden is a native Texan and proud mama to soon-to-be threenage son Parker and second-place, four-legged child Riley, a yellow lab. She and her husband Jon live in South Austin and are figuring out parenthood together as they go along. Sarah works full-time in technology PR and contributes to Austin Moms Blog. She loves travel adventures, animals, Christmas, Hip-Hop music and talking all about her new journey of parenting without wine. 
You can read more about Sarah here.

Parent 7 : Catia Holm

Blog : Catia Holm

Catia Hernandez Holm inspires audiences through her candid and poignant motivational writings, videos, and her signature movements, the Confidence Revolution and Sister Stories of Hope.

She crafts messages for different groups and companies around: strategies for crafting a fulfilling life, effective communication, cultivating confidence, and ongoing motivation. 

Through her writing and public speaking, she gives her audiences the resources and HOPE to walk through life with confidence and joy.

Her debut book, The Courage to Become, was just released and has received great praise from Diane von Furstenberg, Dr. Shefali Tsabary and other amazing women.

Catia lives in Austin with her husband and daughters.You can read more about Catia here.

Parent 8 : Courtney Branson

Blog : Lovely Little Blog

Courtney is a South Austin transplant by way of Dallas. She’s married to Quinn and is mom to a little girl, Henley as well as a motley crew of rescues. She’s got two dogs, Levi and Dylan, and a kitten, Gemma Stone. Outside of her roles as wife and mom, she’s been the Director of Culture + People for an Austin tech company since 2014. She loves planning themed events, drinking chardonnay while reading, and spending time with her family. You can follow Courtney’s adventures at Lovely Little Blog and on Instagram @LovelyLittleGrams

You can read more about Courtney here.

Parent 9 : Hayley Hengst

Blog : Mother Freaking

An Austin resident, Hayley lives in, what can only be described as, a frat house, with her three little frat boys (8, 4 and 2), and one big frat boy (37).  She's been hanging with the big frat boy for over 20 years now, and has loved (mostly) every moment of it.  For as long as she can remember, Hayley has felt like she is her truest true self when she is writing, and Mother Freaking was birthed out of that realization.  Her goal for the blog is to "tell it like it is, no filter".  Depending on the day, the life circumstance, the frame of mind she's in, the newest escapades her Man Cubs have gotten into, and what life has dealt her that week, "telling it like it is" may be funny, it may be raw, it may be wise, but it's always real, and it very likely will make you laugh.

You can read more about Hayley here.


Parent 10 : Amy Stine

Blog : Tales From the Circus

Amy say- "I write words and string them together. Sometimes funny words, but always real. When I’m not wrangling my so-called “circus” I enjoy watching documentaries and reading. I also know when you're trying to hide mayo in secret sauce. Most importantly, I hate chin hairs."

You can read more about Amy here.

Parent 11 : Jessica Rockowitz

Blog : Motherhood, Written

Jessica Rockowitz is a former OB Nurse Educator turned Brand Strategist and Content Manager. She is originally from Boston but currently resides in Austin, Texas. She is passionate about working with brands and businesses to help them grow their social media presence and overall brand strategy, and she is currently in the process of opening an agency here in Austin. When she's not being a digital nerd, you can find her blogging about all things motherhood and spending time with her husband, their three busy kids, and their rescue fur baby. 
You can read more about Jessica here.

Parent 12 : Kimberly Pena

Blog : The Hill Country Women

The Hill Country Woman is all about life in the Texas Hill Country. It is written by Kimberly Peña, a wife, mother to a hearing impaired boy with another on the way, history educator. It started out as a place to share recipes and Kim’s love for her kitchen but has grown into a life style and mothering blog. She loves capturing everyday life in unique ways. Kim is an old soul in a modern world and loves meeting and connecting with others.

On her blog, you will find many recipes and one mom’s journey through motherhood.

You can read more about Kimberly here.

Parent 13 : Lauren Wiatrek

Blog : Be Still & Smile

Lauren Wiatrek is a foodie, lover of tall trees, hot coffee, is continually planning her next adventure and absolutely immersed as a mom of little girls. Recently Lauren was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer, and is determined to not let this battle remove her from her favorite role as mom. Choosing to eat cleaner, live bolder, love bigger, create awareness and encourage empowerment Lauren writes in her blog bestillandsmile.com about all of the above. Lauren’s faith has been a huge part of her story and choosing the power of positivity to guideher days.

You can read more about Lauren here.

We at ChatterBlock.com salutes all these wonderful & awe-inspiring parents & bloggers and here is the badge we would like to offer them in their honour.


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