Motherly is the leading destination for modern mamas, offering classes, a personalized newsletter and social connections for mothers at all stages of motherhood. Soon-to-be free of charge online classes are self-paced and can even be taken via your smartphone!
Motherly will be at the 2017 Chicago Baby Show, on August 26 and 27, at Navy Pier, when the nation’s largest show for expectant and new families comes to Chicagoland. A family-friendly mega-event featuring everything to do with maternity, baby, and toddler – from top products to trusted parenting experts – the Chicago Baby Show will welcome thousands of expectant and new parents from Chicago, the surrounding suburbs, and beyond!
Tickets to the Chicago Baby Show are $30 per family, and $20 per individual.
To learn more about Motherly we spoke with Ashley Wasilenko, the company’s distribution partnerships manager.
For someone unfamiliar with Motherly, how would you describe the website’s mission and core offerings?
Motherly is a next-gen media company informing, inspiring, and supporting mamas through our personalized newsletter, online classes, and social community. We are her #momlife manual, reminding her that she’s got this.
Tell us about the website’s background. When did it start and how has it evolved since then?
We launched December 2015 as a week-by-week guide for new mamas and have since become the fastest growing parenting site.
What are the most popular and/or newest offerings from Motherly?
Starting September 1, our popular online classes will be offered for FREE for Motherly registered users! Our expert-driven classes can be taken at your own pace on your smart-phone or laptop and cover topics from birth to decluttering.
What sets Motherly apart from other parenting websites?
Motherly is a parenting community for a new generation of mothers—encouraging and uplifting, not condescending or scary. We are authentic and real, and do not pretend that motherhood is easy. Our content is smart and sometimes witty—never degrading or dumbed down. We are nonjudgemental and not preachy.
What can parents expect from Motherly at the Chicago Baby Show?
You’ll see Motherly on expert panels and as product award judges. You will recognize us by our purple #TeamMotherly shirts. Stop by and say hi—we can’t wait to see you!
To learn more about Motherly, check out mother.ly.