Lizzie Goodman

Contributing Writer
Lizzie is an editor and writer specializing in pregnancy, child development, and parenting. She lives in Chicago with her husband and two young daughters in a funny old house filled with books.
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Education: Columbia College Chicago


Lizzie is a journalist who writes at the intersections of parenting, mental health, and wellness. She is the former editor of Pregnancy Magazine and a contributor to Her work has appeared in publications such as Reviewed, The A.V. Club, Motherfigure, and Cubby at Home, among others.

Fun Stuff

Lizzie once interviewed her childhood hero—Olympic figure-skating champion Kristi Yamaguchi—and has been reliving that dreamy moment ever since. She believes in dirty martinis, small acts of kindness, and the power of good stories to change the world.


On Politics: Don't Tell Moms to Stay in Their Lane

6 Life Lessons I Hope My Kids Learn From Ruth Bader Ginsburg

How a Late-Night Cleaning Spree Inspired My Parenting Philosophy

About The Everymom

She’s the seasoned mom, the new mom, the expecting mom. She’s trying to become a mom. Fierce, smart, always multi-tasking.

She is passionate about life, her family, and her own self-care. She wants to learn new things and seeks advice on everything from vacation planning to sleep training to prioritizing time for herself. She’s the working mom, the stay-at-home mom.

She needs a bit of guidance, she wants to be inspired.

She is The Everymom. This is for her.