Shakira is Pregnant!

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Photo: Getty
Just when we thought celebrating the 13th anniversary of "Whenever, Wherever" was going to be the highlight of the week, we get hit with even bigger and better Shakira news: the Colombian singer is pregnant with baby number two! "Yes, we are expecting our second baby!! Thank you all for your well wishes!" she confirmed on... read more

How to Respond When Baby Babbles

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Since you're probably doing it anyway, it's a relief to know that having full conversations with your babbling baby is now scientifically encouraged. According to a new study by the University of Iowa and Indiana University, they way parents respond to baby influences how the child will communicate and vocalize. By listening and responding... read more

Make a Full-Body Workout a Walk in the Park

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With summer giving way to fall, many moms are still rejoicing in the sunshine and flocking to the park. If you have young children at home, or if you work outside the home during the day, it can be difficult to fit in a workout. You can start by getting outside. Just walking is good exercise,... read more

Drew Brees Welcomes First Baby Girl

Drew Brees via Twitter
Drew Brees via Twitter
Who dat? It's the first baby girl for New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and wife Brittany. The couple welcomed the 7 pound, 7 ounce baby -- who has yet to be named -- on Monday night. They're already parents to three boys: Baylen, 5, Bowen, 3, and Callen, 2. While the trio reportedly wanted a... read more

Due to Popular Demand: Tata Thursday on 8/28!

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In the spirit of the Boob-olution and National Breastfeeding Month, we are adding another live chat to the Tata Tuesday lineup! What's different, you ask? It's this Thursday, August 28. So, mamas, you have one more opportunity to ask a lactation consultant all of your questions on our Breastfeeding Message Board. You'll be able to... read more

6 Moms That Sizzled on the MTV VMAS Red Carpet

Forget about the tweens and the teenage dreams: The 2014 MTV VMAs were all about celebrity moms having major red carpet moments.

From cleavage (hello, Kim Kardashian!) to the chicest baby bump the award show has ever seen, we’ve rounded up the six most stylish moms we saw (yes, Beyonce actually had to share in this category!).

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Kelly Rowland in Kaufmanfranco

Kelly nailed it with her crown braid, elegant bump-covering gown and Lorraine Schwartz earrings. Has there ever been such a gorgeous materity moment at the VMAs?

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8 Biggest Maternity Fashion Myths — Busted!

Maternity Clothes Starter Guide

Fabulous Fashion Trends to Show Off Your Bump Style

Boob Care Tricks and Tips from an Expert

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Breastfeeding awareness month is coming to a close, so we want to cap things off with some boob care tips for all of you new mamas. You can start to battle sagging, soreness and stretch marks before baby even arrives. (Woo hoo!) Sian Sutherland, co-founder of Mama Mio skincare products, offers advice for a different kind... read more

Stacy Keibler Welcomes a Baby Girl

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Photo: Shutterstock / The Bump
It looks like this is the end of what was possibly the world's most fit pregnancy. Stacy Keibler announced on her website that she and husband Jared Pobre welcomed a baby girl last Wednesday. "Jared and I have been blessed with the new love of our lives," Keibler writes. "Ava Grace Pobre was... read more

​Parents’ Strength Captured in Pregnancy Time-Lapse Video ​

Rob Marshall
Rob Marshall
This isn't the first pregnancy time-lapse video we've seen, but it's one of the most inspirational. (It's kind of long, but worth the watch!) Excited to document their pregnancy while exploring their new city of Cincinnati, Rob and Erin Marshall took one-second video clips from each day leading up to baby Alexander's birth. Most of... read more

What Did Pete Wentz Name His Newest Little Angel?

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Were you expecting something  along the lines of Brooklyn or Queens for the name of Bronx Wentz's sibling? It looks like Pete Wentz and girlfriend Meagan Camper took a different route, naming their baby boy Saint Lazslo. "What's more exciting than having the pitter-patter of another little gremlin running around?" Wentz said in May. "Now it... read more