Work With Me

I am always keen to explore new opportunities to promote the best products and services to my audience.  Read on to find out how to work with Mother Distracted.

If you are a blogger or freelance writer interested in writing for us or submitting a guest post, please visit my guest post submission page instead.  Note that this does not apply to agencies seeking to place links to commercial sites.


Linda Hobbis is a 50-something blogger Linda Hobbis with over 20 years experience of professional services marketing and PR who can help promote your brand in a creative and a professional way.

An English Literature Graduate from the University of Wales, Linda has a keen interest in creating compelling content and has excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills.

After becoming a mother in her forties (twice!), Linda has a unique perspective on family life and shares her experiences of parenting at the other end of the age spectrum.

Find out more about the Hobbis family here.

About the blog

Mother Distracted is a top 100 UK parenting and lifestyle blog aimed at parents, carers and their families who are looking for guidance and advice on a wide range of lifestyle topics.

The majority of Mother Distracted readers are women aged 35+ from the UK (75%), the US (14%) and Europe.

Topics covered include parenting, food, fashion, health, beauty, travel, technology, toys, books and local topics, such as restaurant and theatre reviews.

Services Offered

  • Sponsored posts
  • Hosted giveaways
  • Product & Service reviews
  • Copy writing
  • Social media promotion

Please contact me for full details of my rates for 2019 and to request a media pack.

Blog Statistics

Mother Distracted has been a since March 2015 and today reaches over 7,000 unique visitors per month with around 18,000 monthly page views (according to Google Analytics).

As of March 2019, the blog has a DA of 39 and a PA of 42 and around 30,000 followers across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, Bloglovin and email subscription.

Followers per platform (Jan 2019)

  • Twitter @lindahobbis 13,582
  • Facebook @motherdistracted 3,409
  • Pinterest @hobbisl38 4,679
  • Google+ @lindahobbis 1,011
  • Instagram @motherdistracted 4,198
  • Linkedin @lindahobbis 1,434
  • YouTube @lindahobbis 526 (platform currently undeveloped)
  • Daily Email bulletin 1,133 subscribers

Some of the brands I have worked with


I am a regular review for Beck Valley Books


  • Centrepoint
  • Scope
  • Wateraid

Health & Beauty

  • Always Feminine Products
  • Berocca
  • Chemist Direct
  • Elizabeth Arden
  • HoMedics
  • Joan Collins Beauty
  • Kalms
  • Milton
  • Phytorelief
  • Redoxen
  • Sanctuary Spa
  • Superdrug


  • Adexe Watches
  • Blacks & Millets
  • Charnos Hosiery
  • ChloBo Jewellery
  • Dobell Menswear
  • Hawes & Curtis Menswear
  • House of Fraser
  • Jacamo Menswear
  • JD Williams
  • Mainline Menswear
  • M&S
  • Simply Beach
  • Watches2U
  • Wingz
  • Woolovers


  • Arla Milks
  • Bakerdays
  • Cadburys
  • Haribo
  • Hello Fresh
  • Hotel Chocolat
  • Jazz Apples
  • Lily O’Briens
  • McDonalds
  • Princes
  • Robinsons


  • Bloom Magic Flowers
  • Epson Printers
  • Maplin
  • Panasonic
  • SIMBA mattresses
  • Tom Tom
  • Prestige Bakeware
  • Vax
  • Velux Windows


  • Bandai
  • Drumond Park Games
  • Esdevium Games
  • Lego
  • Project Mc2
  • Smiggle
  • Wicked Uncle
  • Xtrem Bots
  • Zuru Smashers

Travel & Restaurant Brands

  • Beefeater
  • Bills
  • Bluestone Wales
  • Brewers Fayre
  • Butlins
  • Carluccios
  • Ed’s Easy Diner
  • Las Iguanas
  • Jamie’s Italian
  • Park House Cardiff
  • Prezzo

Contact details:

To work with Mother Distracted, here are the contact details you need.


Twitter: @lindahobbis (direct messaging available)

Facebook: @motherdistracted

Tel: 07905 295406 (Mon – Fri 09:00 – 18:00)

Or you can download my JAN MEDIA PACK MOTHER DISTRACTED (1)