Deena Shinn

Parenting content expert

BS in Journalism

Mother of 2

Deena Shinn is a writer and editor with over a decade of experience in the women’s lifestyle and parenting spaces. After graduating from Northwestern University with a journalism degree, Deena spent 13 years helping to build and grow 6 websites for Livingly Media. She helped launch Mabel + Moxie, a parenting website, in 2018 and covered topics like pregnancy, infertility, parenting, baby and child development, and more.

She lives in Northern California and is the proud mom of two feisty little girls.


A baby standing
A baby holding a bottle.
A baby being held in the air by their mother.
Mothers hold their baby.
A baby sleeping in a crib.
A family potty training a toddler.
Parents reading to a baby.
A baby smiling and clapping hands.
A little girl meeting her new baby sibling, while her mom holds the baby.
A 4 year old girl laughing.
A mother playing with her child.
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A father holding his child.
A 4 month old baby smiling.
A baby on their tummy, staring at a stuffed animal.
A mother helping her baby sit up.
A 3 year old child finger painting with a caregiver.
A 2 year old laughing.
A baby on their tummy with their father.