Are you passionate about a healthy, holistic lifestyle for individuals and families?  Are you a health practitioner, wellness educator, coach, counselor, or other professional who is eager to reach a broad audience to share your valuable information?  Then Whole Family Living may the right place to share your message!

We very much appreciate the opportunity to consider your writing for Whole Family Living. We welcome unsolicited articles, and we encourage you to familiarize yourself with what our goals are for the articles we publish.

Our goal at Whole Family Living is to empower our audience of health-conscious individuals, professionals and families.   In pursuit of this mission, our articles aim to educate, inspire, and nourish our readers’ minds and provide solid tools to aid their development of a healthy lifestyle.

We encourage you to familiarize yourself with Whole Family Living and join our mailing list to get a first-hand readers’ perspective.

We publish fresh, informative, and engaging content regularly for our readers, who are most concerned with making informed health care choices for their families.

Our Passion

Our primary goal is to inform individuals, families, and professionals about adopting a healthy, active, holistic lifestyle to address the needs of the whole family. This means we generate and accept submission of content within several categories, including:

Nutrition, Recipes & Healthy Eating Tips

Easy-to-prepare, nutritious family meals, snacks, and beverages (non-alcoholic).  Include the serving size, ingredients with measurements, clear step-by-step directions, and an original photo taken by you.  Articles with practical guidelines, suggestions about healthy eating and nutrition.

Lifestyle & Everyday Family Matters

Information to empower parents to make informed choices for their families.  This will include articles on being active as a family, relationships, budgeting, parenting, and more.

Family Wellness

Articles on self-care, personal care, and work/life balance. We encourage articles that challenge readers to see perspectives that offer possibility for a holistic lifestyle.

Inquiries

If you are interested in pitching a guest post/article, please email hello@wholefamilyliving.com and include the following:

  • Besides the obvious reasons to guest post, what interests you about writing for our site?
  • Your areas of expertise and experience.
  • 3-5 topic ideas and a brief 100-200 word description of each.
  • Link to your website.
  • Links to 3 of your previously-published articles or posts online (not attachments).
  • Link to your social media profiles and fan pages
  • A statement in your email that 1. you have read through and accept our submission guidelines, and 2. that you understand there is no monetary compensation for your contribution.

Submission Guidelines

Please send an inquiry before submitting a full article.

Upon approval of your article, please follow these general submission guidelines.

We accept only original articles that have not been previously published.  In general, we appreciate articles that include personal story-telling, in addition to those that are science-based, researched, and include references.  Either way, any well-written article that we feel will resonate with our audience has a good chance to be published on the website and be featured in our newsletter.

In general, article length averages be a minimum of 500 words and maximum of 1000 words.  There may be exceptions; however.  For instance if you’d like to submit a news brief.

Work must be submitted in Microsoft Word plain text format, sent as an attachment and emailed to hello@wholefamilyliving.com

Please include the following information at the top of your piece:

  • Your name
  • Date submitted
  • Your mailing address
  • Your email address
  • Your phone number (for internal use)
  • Your website name and url
  • A 100-120 word personal bio

Articles submitted to us must be original and may not be published on any other websites or printed publications, including your own, as we strive to provide unique, original content to our audience. Your contribution will be a part of supporting an important movement among parents and families and media.

Publishing Your Article

When we receive your inquiry, we will read and consider it’s fit for our audience. We will advise you within 14 days if we feel your pitched article is a good fit for our audience. If you have previously submitted an inquiry and did not hear from us, then we did not feel that your article was a good fit.  However, feel free to submit a different article.

Although not required, we request that you help us promote your published article via your social media profiles and newsletter at the time of publication and for a period of 30 days after publication.

If you have a question about our submission guidelines, please send us an email at hello@wholefamilyliving.com.

We want to thank you in advance for considering us as a publication partner and look forward to your submission!