Lisa-Jo Baker

Author of Surprised by Motherhood and blogger at

Lisa-Jo Baker is the author of Surprised by Motherhood: Everything I Never Expected About Being a Mom, the social media manager for DaySpring, and the Community Manager of the company’s website,, an online home for millions of women the world over. She shares her every day life lived in between kids and chaos at and her writings on motherhood are syndicated from New Zealand to New York. Born and raised in South Africa, Lisa-Jo currently lives outside Washington, DC with her husband and their three very loud kids and welcomes you to connect with her on Twitter @lisajobaker.