Samantha Grindell

Samantha is a lifestyle writer at Romper, where she covers the best products for moms and kids, the latest deals from your favorite brands, recipes that'll make dinner a snap, and trends in children's literature. She also creates photo roundups of families, showing off moms as often as she can. Samantha's bylines have also appeared on, Mic, ANNA The Magazine, and FIPP, and she's worked for Country Living. She graduated with her M.S. in Publishing from NYU, where she received the William Randolph Hearst Endowment for Magazine Media Scholarship. If she isn't writing (#rare), Samantha is most likely watching a rom com, reading a YA novel, or helping her friends keep up with the Kardashians. You can follow Samantha on Twitter @sam_grindell, or shoot her an email at

Samantha Grindell

April Fools' Day

14 Hilarious & Harmless April Fools’ Day Pranks To Play On Your Cat

It’s all in good fun.

April Fools' Day

15 Sweet April Fools' Dog Pranks To Pull On Your Pup

Your dog probably doesn’t suspect much of anything in general, tbh.


15 Icebreakers For Thanksgiving Dinner, Because Your Family Is *Awkward*

Things can get uncomfortable, fast.

Rainbow Baby

Rainbow Baby Day Is The Sweetest Holiday

Time to celebrate big.


7 Surprising Things That Happen To Your Body After A Massage

There’s a reason you might feel fatigue.


Your Little One Will Love Starring In These Personalized Children's Books

There’s a story for every kid.

Sex & Relationships

11 Common Things People Who Are Emotionally Unavailable Often Do

So you can protect your heart if the other person isn’t ready to open up.


30 One-Pot Meals Kids Your Kids Will Actually Eat

Sometimes you order takeout as a result of a pizza craving, but more often, it's because you don't want to deal with the hassle of cooking and cleaning up. Nothing is more intimidating after cooking for two hours than a sink full of dishes,…


These 14 Photos Of Moms Breastfeeding Multiples Will Make Your Heart Double In Size

Fact: Moms are superheroes.


If Your Sis Is The Best, Show Her Some Love This Sunday

National Sisters Day comes just once a year.


Who Claims The Kids On Taxes This Year If You’ve Got 50/50 Custody?

Your questions answered.


What Causes Dark Armpits & How To Prevent and Treat Them


21 Easy Instant Pot Recipes For Fall That You'll Want To Make Every Night


These Queen Elizabeth Halloween Costumes Will Have You Saying "Long Live The Queen"


Get 'Em Right Meow: 10 Ridiculously Cute Halloween Costumes For Your Cat


OMG, You Can Get A Bouquet Of Tulips For $9 At Whole Foods This Mother's Day


These Mother's Day Fails Will Make You Feel Way Better About Your Own Family


Set The Mood For "Dessert" With These Instant Pot Valentine's Day Recipes


18 Lucky New Year's Eve Crock-Pot Recipes, Because 2020 Is Gonna Be Your Year


15 Yummy Hanukkah Recipes You Can Pull Off Using Your Crock-Pot