Jessica Booth

Jessica Booth is a lifestyle writer at Romper where she writes about parenting, pregnancy, and all things baby-related. She covers topics like health, child development, Instagram, and shopping guides for parents and young people alike. Jessica's byline has also appeared on Refinery 29, Cosmopolitan, Bustle, Woman's Day, Redbook, Insider, Delish, The Daily Beast, Parents, Scary Mommy, Greatist, Brides, Hello Giggles, She Knows, and Life Savvy. Before becoming a freelance writer, Jessica was the editor-in-chief of She also interned at Redbook, Us Weekly, and after graduating with a Bachelor's degree in journalism from Hofstra University. Whenever she's not writing, Jessica can be found entertaining her toddler, cooking, or spending time outside. She lives a few minutes away from the beach on Long Island. You can follow Jessica on Instagram at @jboothyy for a closer look at her life as a mom.
Jessica Booth


The 7 Best Water Tables For Your Little Ones

Turn your yard into a toddler oasis.


How To Wean Your Baby Off Formula & Transition To Whole Milk

Help them make big kid sips with these expert tips.


How To Tell If Your Baby Is Ready For A Haircut

Is it time to check off another milestone?


10 Ways To Make Your Home Smell Good Without Chemicals

Bonus: you’ll save money on candles.

Mother's Day

30 Perfect Mother’s Day Gifts From Daughters

That mother-daughter relationship is pretty special, so commemorate it with a special gift.

For Documenting

33 Instagram Captions For The First Night Home With Your New Baby

Because it definitely deserves to be documented.

Mother's Day

70 Sweet Things To Write In A Mother’s Day Card

Because the moms in your life deserve to feel appreciated.


54 Motherhood Quotes That Will Make You So Happy You’re A Mom

It’s hard to put into words what it’s like to be a mom, but these quotes nail it.


7 Signs Your Baby Has Dropped & Is On The Way

So maybe go ahead and pack that hospital bag.

The Great Outdoors

Your Kids Can Totally Do These Outdoor Activities Without Your Help

So, you know, maybe pull a hammock near by and try to rest up.


How To Track The Easter Bunny & His Candy

Your kids will be buzzing with anticipation to see him nearby.


30 Easter Baskets For Egg Hunts, Gifts, & More

Adorable on their own, but even better when filled with chocolate. Just sayin’.

Gift Guide

Save The Day With These 22 Gifts & Toys For 'PJ Masks' Fans

They’ll Take These Gifts Straight To HQ

Gift Guide

20 Holiday Gifts For 2-Year-Olds They'll Actually Enjoy

From pretend play to music and scooters, this list is full of toys your 2-year-old will actually enjoy.

Trying To Conceive

Does Peeing After Sex Keep You From Getting Pregnant?

Experts weighed in on how a post-sex pee affects all those little swimmin' sperm.


Zoom Date Ideas That Are Both Romantic & Safe

Dinner reservations? Never heard of her.


18 Instagram Captions About Pumping That Every Mom Can Appreciate

Literally everyone makes up a song to the tune of their breast pump, right?


What You Need To Know About Eating Shrimp During Pregnancy

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. would be proud of you for keeping that seafood craving.


The New Tommee Tippee Bottles Have Had Some Significant Upgrades

From a breast-like feel to a glow-in-the-dark top, these are major game changers.


Yeah, We Gotta Talk About "Exploding Head Syndrome" During Pregnancy

But don't panic, it's not an actual explosion.