03/09/2014 12:12 BST | Updated 20/05/2015 10:12 BST

MAD Blog Awards 2014: The Finalists


This month we'll be revealing the winners in the fifth annual MAD Blog Awards sponsored by Parentdish, so now's the perfect time to check out our finalists.

This year's awards are shaping up to be the biggest and best yet – with more than 200,000 individual nominations and 6,000 blogs taking part.

Just 69 blogs made the finals, in 15 categories spanning Best Baby Blog, Best Writer and the prestigious MAD Blog of the Year category, sponsored by Parentdish.

Voting has now closed, but you won't have to wait long to find out who has won – the 2014 MAD Blog Awards ceremony takes place on September 19th at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington, where our finalists will be treated to a red carpet gala evening.

Congratulations to all of 2014 MAD Blog Awards finalists!

Blog of the Year

The Frugal Queen
The Future's Rosie
The Radford Family
Trying my Patients

Best Pregnancy Blog

Circus Queen
It Started with a Squish
Me, the Man and the Baby
Mum's the Word

Best Baby Blog

Chelsea Mamma
Let's Talk Mommy
Make a Long Story Short
Mummy Daddy and Me Makes Three
The Mummy Adventure

Best Writer

Man in his Pyjamas
Northern Mum
The Future's Rosie
Trying my Patients

Best Photography

Capture by Lucy
Croque Maman
Mummy Daddy Me Makes Three
Podcast Dove

Best Family Travel

Around the World with a Highchair
Jetlag and Mayhem
Kids Days Out Reviews
Mums do Travel
The Sojourn Series

Best Family Fun

Coombe Mill
Family Days Tried and Tested
North East Family Fun
Wild and Grizzly

Best Schooldays Blog

3 Children and It
Actually Blog
Adventures of an Unfit Mother
But Why Mummy Why?
Mum of Three World

Best Craft Blog

Along Came Cherry
Jennifer's Little World
Little Button Diaries
My Little 3 and Me
The Imagination Tree

Best Food Blog

A Mummy Too
Eats Amazing
Frugal Queen
Gourmet Mum
The Crazy Kitchen

Best Home and Interiors Blog

Love Chic Living
Oh So Amelia
Side Street Style
The White Approach
Tiger Lilly Quinn

Most Innovative Blog

Geek Mummy
My Two Mums
Science Sparks
Verily Victoria Vocalises

Best New Blog

Croque Maman
Don't be Sorry
Hurrah for Gin
Let's Talk Mommy
Skint Dad

Best Thrifty Blog

Frugal Family
Frugal Queen
Mortgage Free in Three
My Mummy's Pennies
Skint Dad

Most Entertaining

Adventures of an Unfit Mother
Eeh Bah Mum
Just a Normal Mummy
More than Toast
Northern Mum

Outstanding Contribution

Crazy with Twins
Downs Side Up
Gammon and Chips
Emma and 3
London Bird Lucy
Team Honk
Mummy Barrow
Spewing Mummy
Thinly Spread

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