The Bump Digital Magazine is Here!

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Did you know The Bump has a magazine? It's a handy local guide chock full of pregnancy advice, stylish ideas and the best local deals and info -- and in the past, you probably only had a chance to read it at your local OB office (that's where we distribute the print copies). But now... Read more

It’s a Fifty Shades of Grey Baby Boom!

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We should have known this would happen. Moms-to-be on The Bump 6 Weeks Pregnant board (six weeks is around the time most women find out they're expecting), are saying the racy novel Fifty Shades of Grey had quite a bit to do with their babies' conception. Here's what a few of them have to... Read more

11 Baby Shower Dessert Ideas

There’s no better excuse (if you need an excuse) to eat delicious desserts than at a baby shower. Here are 11 tasty treats that are perfect for the mama-to-be’s special day — or any day.

Need more baby shower inspiration? Check out these gender-reveal dessert ideas, browse the pretty pictures on our Pinterest and get tips from our Baby Shower message board.

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Strawberry Milk Whoopie Pies

We came across these Strawberry Milk Whoopie Pies on Sprinkle Bakes. Not only are they pretty (and so perfect for a baby girl shower) but blog author Heather describes them as causing "spontaneous bursts of happiness and confetti throwing." We're sold.

Plus, more from The Bump:

Plan a Baby Shower on a Budget

Baby Shower Ideas — From Around the U.S.

10 Pretty Baby Shower Themes

The Nannies of 90210 Share Their Stories

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Sure, you occasionally daydream about the monetary benefits of being a Beverly Hills housewife, but have you ever considered the personal lives of the nannies who care for their kids? In what's sure to be our newest guilty pleasure, ABC Family recently premiered Beverly Hills Nannies -- a reality show chronicling the perks of being... Read more

Finally! The FDA Bans BPA in Baby Bottles

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Moms, we know you’ve been checking the baby bottles you buy for that “BPA-free” label. Pretty soon, you may not have to. Tuesday, the U.S. federal government announced that baby bottles and sippy cups can no longer contain the chemical bisphenol-A (BPA). The decision was made after The American Chemistry Council asked the Food... Read more

Bree Turner’s Versatile (and Comfy!) Maternity Dress

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How adorable of a pregnant woman is Grimm actress Bree Turner? Recently, she showed up to a Comic-Con International: San Diego event wearing an adorable short-sleeved blue maternity dress that looks just as comfy as it is flattering (ruching is fabulous for a growing belly!). We love this look because it can easily go from... Read more

We Have an (Awesome) New Registry Partner: Right Start!

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In case you didn't already know, The Bump has a pretty nifty registry zone -- you can register for baby gifts at multiple stores and sites, and give your guests just one link to find all your registry info: And now, we'd like to announce that we've added an awesome new registry partner,... Read more

There’s a Pregnant Olympic Athlete! Check Out Her Story

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At the London 2012 Summer Olympics, we'll be cheering on Nur Suryani Mohamed Taibi, a 10-meter air rifle shooter from Malaysia who'll be 33-weeks pregnant when she competes in the games. According to The New York Times, Nur Suryani found out she was pregnant in January, two days before she qualified for the Olympics,... Read more

New Yahoo CEO Says She’ll Work Through Her Maternity Leave (Which Will Only Be a Few Weeks) — Is She Inspiring or Crazy?

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Former Google executive Marissa Mayer made two very interesting announcements yesterday: 1) She's been appointed as the new CEO of Yahoo and, 2) She's pregnant. Sure, other women have switched jobs during pregnancy, but it's rare to hear of someone in such a prestigious position doing it. Marissa, who's expecting a baby boy in early... Read more

5 Things New Yorkers Taught My Kids in 5 Days

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Last week my kids (9 and 6) had the opportunity to join me on a work trip and experience Manhattan for the first time. Needless to say, they were blown away. Seeing this city through their eyes, I was blown away too - and more than of just the sights, but of the rich lessons... Read more