Write for Us

Write for Us at HOME + ZING

Thank you for your interest in contributing to Home + Zing, where we celebrate the joys of homemaking and share insights into the world of homeschooling. We value diverse perspectives and welcome talented writers to join our community.

Who Are We?

Home + Zing is a vibrant online space that embraces the beauty of homemaking and adventure of homeschooling. We explore topics related to homemaking and homeschooling tips and resources.

What Are We Looking For?

We are actively seeking passionate writers who can inspire and inform our readers. If you have valuable insights, personal experiences, or creative ideas related to homemaking and/or homeschooling, we want to hear from you!

Topics We Love

  • Homemaking Tips and Tricks
  • Homeschooling Strategies and Resources
  • Stories from Real Homeschool Families
  • Stories from Real Homemakers
  • DIY Home
  • Educational Activities and Games
  • Curriculum Reviews
  • Homemaking/Homeschooling Schedule and Routines
  • Homemaking/Homeschool Must-Haves
  • Homeschooling Philosophies
  • Educational Methods (un-schooling, wild-schooling, earth-schooling, classical education, Waldorf, etc.)
  • and more!

Submission Guidelines

Before submitting your article, please take a moment to review our guidelines:

  1. Original Content: We only accept original content that has not been published elsewhere.
  2. Word Count: Aim for articles between 1,000+ words.
  3. Tone: Keep a friendly and engaging tone that resonates with our audience.
  4. Images: If including images, we ask that they images are high-quality to complement your content. Make sure you have the right to use them.

How to Submit

If you have a fantastic idea or a fully written piece that aligns with our theme, please send it to [email protected] with the subject line “Home + Zing Submission – [Your Topic].” Attach your article as a Word document and include a brief bio introducing yourself.

What Happens Next?

Our editorial team will review your submission and respond within 7 days. If your article is accepted, we will provide feedback and discuss the publication timeline.

What’s in it for You?

At Home + Zing, we believe in recognizing and celebrating our talented contributors. As a valued writer for our blog, you get the following benefits:

1. Author Bio

Showcase Yourself: Every accepted article will feature an author bio section where you can introduce yourself to our readers. Share a little about your background, interests, and what inspires your homemaking or homeschooling journey.

2. Backlink Opportunities

Boost Your Online Presence: We understand the importance of building your online presence. Contributors are allowed to include a link to their personal blog, social media profiles, or any relevant platform in the author bio. This is a fantastic opportunity to connect with our engaged audience and direct them to your own online spaces.

Submission Guidelines for Author Bio

  1. Length: Keep your author bio concise, typically between 50-100 words.
  2. Links: You can include one or two links in your bio, directing readers to your blog, social media, or any other relevant platform.
  3. Professional Photo: Feel free to attach a professional photo of yourself to personalize your bio.

How to Provide Your Author Bio

Once your article is accepted, we will request your author bio. Simply include it in the email response, and our team will ensure it is seamlessly integrated into your published article.

Thank you for considering contributing to Home + Zing! We look forward to reading your wonderful ideas and sharing them with our community.

Happy Writing!

Kacie Barlow, Founder + Editor, Home + Zing

Please Note: We do not offer monetary compensation at this time.