So you wanna write for YMC?
We would absolutely love to feature you on our site! We value the words, thoughts, ideas and tips you bring to the table.
Here is our Editorial Calendar:
(submissions due: February 20th)
Holiday: St. Patrick's Day
Fashion: Spring Trends, transitioning winter pieces into spring
(submissions due: March 20th)
Spring cleaning—getting organized
Holiday: Easter, Passover
Food: Easy weeknight dinners
Fashion: Maternity clothing
May—All About Mummy!
(submissions due: April 20th)
Holiday: Mother's Day
Health: Women's health
Food: Brunch!, Kids and Dad in the kitchen
Fashion: Playdate and weekend wear
June—All About Dad!
(submissions due: May 20th)
Holiday: Father's Day
Health: Men's health
Education: Great teacher gifts, graduation
Food: Summer BBQ
Fashion: Summer style
(submissions due: June 20th)
Holiday: Canada Day
Fashion: Swim and beach, packing for vacation
Food: Snacks and appetizers
(submissions due: July 20th)
Holiday: Simcoe Day
Food: Summer Salads, eating light
Fashion: Back-To-School style for kids and mom
(submissions due: August 20th)
Holiday: Labour Day
Food: After-school snacks
(submissions due: September 20th)
Food: Freezer-friendly foods
Fashion: Winter style
(submissions due: October 20th)
Holiday: Black Friday
Food: Holiday entertaining and party foods
Fashion: Little black dresses and getting dressed up
(submissions due: November 20th)
Food: Holiday Baking
Fashion: Holiday fashion and style — what to wear to all of those December parties
Remember that there are lots of ways to contribute to yummymummyclub.ca. There are certainly articles and stories that we are happy to have all year round. Because we publish content to our site daily, we don't have to wait for a specific time for you to tell some of your tales.
We always want to have your articles about pregnancy, child birth, babies, toddlers, children, teenagers. We want to hear your funny stories, your expert tips and tricks, and your heartfelt admissions. We want you to make us laugh, to make us cry, and to make us think.
Are you a mother of reinvention? Are you a grandparent? Do you have a child with special needs? Have you started a business from scratch? We want to hear your story!
We also want to hear from you if you are a SAHM, a WAHM, a work-in-an-office mom or anything in between! Tell us about you!
Do you love to travel? We wanna know about the roads you’ve travelled. Have you been to any fabulous destinations? Horror stories about travelling abroad? Tips and tricks for packing? Advice on travelling with kids? How to pack for the whole family? Occupying a toddler on a plane? Sexy places for mummies?
Are you crafty? Are you an excellent baker? Are you super organized? Do you have amazing tricks for making and hosting the perfect birthday party? Spill it on our site!
Submitting could not be easier!
If you visit our SUBMIT page: http://www.yummymummyclub.ca/submit you can go ahead and contribute straight into the back and it will get forwarded on to us for consideration, editing, and publication. Please note that sometimes your articles go through a several-step editorial process and take a while to show up on the site. Please be patient with us.
Remember, you have to be signed up as a member of YMC to submit. If you are already a member, make sure to sign in. If you aren't currently a member, click here to join: http://www.yummymummyclub.ca/user/register
If you have any questions at all, please email our editor Ali Martell (firstname.lastname@example.org) at any time of the day—she will answer you as soon as she can. That's why she got that fancy smartphone, after all.