The top mom bloggers — they make us laugh, they make us cry, and most importantly, they make us feel like we've got allies in this wonderfully weird world of parenting. Our Top 100 list is an annual salute to those who are brave enough to air their best and worst parenting moments, and includes blogosphere staples as well as newcomers. At Babble, we believe that all parents are in the business of raising the next generation together. We've brought people into the world who need us very deeply. And despite the "mommy wars" that hogged headlines this year, we need each other; we need to feel connected to those who are in the trenches with us. Here are the top 100 moms — narrowed down with the help of our esteemed panelists — who remind us that we're not alone. We realize this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the talent, humor, and kindness displayed daily in the blogosphere, and the way things are going, the talent pool of moms is only going to get bigger from here. So if you feel we missed a mom blog you love, please nominate it for consideration on next year’s list. We want this list to reflect your opinions just as much as ours — Christina Couch
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Alice Bradley of Finslippy
Parenting rules on this blog, but posts on being a professional writer, battles with depression, art, life in Brooklyn, general mishaps and the awesomely irreverent have their place here too. Longtime readers feel like they know Bradley, her hubby and their son because this blog and Bradley’s fake parenting book (written with Babble blogger Eden Kennedy) both take a no-holds-barred approach to writing about the triumphs and tribulations (or faux tribulations) of raising a kid. And it’s funny. Oh lord, is it funny. Just look at Bradley’s book cover. That image of a baby shooting eye lasers at its excited mama should tell you everything you need to know about her sense of humor.
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