Recall Alert! Safety 1st Décor Wood High Chairs

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After 68 reports of kids removing the tray tables, Safety 1st is recalling about 35,000 Décor Wood high chairs for a fall hazard. So far, Safety 1st has received 11 injury reports, including lacerations, chipped teeth and bruises. Three models of the high chair -- which was sold at Babies R US, Toys R Us and... Read more

‘The Mindy Project’ Gets Real On Breastfeeding In Public

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Motherhood is often represented on television, but breastfeeding? Not as frequently, and not always in realistic ways that call attention to struggles real moms face. When The Mindy Project decided to have Mindy Kaling’s character Dr. Mindy Lahiri become pregnant last season, they committed to a tough task: portraying motherhood. But rather than taking this new... Read more

Grandfather’s Treehouse Takes DIY To New Heights

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Attleboro, Massachusetts contractor Jay Hewitt has certainly “branched” out from the everyday DIY projects and hacks we’ve seen trending these days. This grandfather has designed and built a mind-blowing three-story, 780-square-foot treehouse for his 5-year-old grandson and 4-year-old granddaughter. Hewitt says that before his grandkids, Jacob and Kayla, were born, he knew he wanted... Read more

Mom In Airport Was Instructed To Pump In 'Pet Relief Area'

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When you gotta pump, you gotta pump. During a layover at Washington DC, Dulles International Airport, Massachusetts mom Liz Meagher Cooper asked a United Airlines employee where the best spot to privately pump was. The first option she was offered: the family bathroom. But a lack of an electrical outlet and overall unsanitary conditions meant that space wasn't... Read more

Pregnancy Cravings And Moods Brought To Life In Whimsical Photo Shoot

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Pregnancy cravings have you wishing you could dive into some chocolate right about now? Or immerse yourself in all the strawberries you can handle? Art director Vaida Rasciute of Carrot Incorporations is bringing your fantasies to life. The Ireland-based stylist got especially creative while she was pregnant with her youngest. Rasciute posed in... Read more

Sandra Bullock Talks Son Louis: 'A Child Forces You To Get Your Sh-t Together'

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Sandra Bullock is gracing the cover of Glamour’s November issue and discussing her most important role to date: becoming a mother. From overcoming her divorce from Jesse James to trailblazing a female lead in her new film Our Brand Is Crisis, the actress praises her five-year-old son Louis for inspiring her to become the... Read more

Screaming Baby Receives Scolding Note From Restaurant Diners

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Braving the restaurant scene with baby is a daring right of passage for you both. And for one Idaho mom, dining out was made especially uncomfortable by fellow Texas Roadhouse patrons. Mom Katie Leach and her family were at Texas Roadhouse in Nampa, Idaho, when her 10-month-old son Drew was accused of "ruining" the dinner... Read more

A Working Mom's Best Bets For Baby Registry

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Breastfeeding pro and working mom extraordinaire Jessica Shortall is sharing her tips for navigating the ins and outs of baby registry. And lucky for you, you can win several of her baby gear picks (mentioned in the breastfeeding & working mom section of this post) by participating in our Work.Pump.Repeat Twitter sweepstakes TODAY.... Read more

Washington DC Wants To Set The Example For Paid Parental Leave

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The nation’s capital wants to set an example for the rest of the country: four months of paid sick and family leave for all residents. Today, legislators introduced a bill that would make Washington DC the first city in the US to offer this type of leave. And their proposal goes well beyond... Read more

Back On Birth Control (Minutes) After Baby

The furthest thing from your mind in the delivery room? Delivering yet another baby. To help new moms take charge of their family planning, some insurance plans are covering birth control implants like IUDs immediately after birth. Because of expanding Medicaid coverage nationwide, the service has jumped from being available in zero states... Read more