2013 Bumpie Best: Most Controversial Parenting Story

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Welcome to our 2013 Bumpie Best countdown! We’re highlighting the most talked about, most stylish and most amazing new mom, pregnancy and fertility moments that have taken place over the past year. Wondering which celeb mama we most admired in 2013? Or which nursery trend was most loved by moms-to-be? Stay tuned, y’all! We’re rolling though the... read more

Celebrity Mama Calls Breastfeeding Baby ‘Addicting’ — and We Know Why!

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It seems like more and more celebrity mamas and public figures are standing up in the fight for breastfeeding. Big names like Gisele Bundchen and even Pope Francis have come forward voicing their support (and even sharing a shameless selfie) that show just how passionately they feel about moms nursing their... read more

2013 Bumpie Best: Most Creative Baby Shower Theme

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Welcome to our 2013 Bumpie Best countdown! We’re highlighting the most talked about, most stylish and most amazing new mom, pregnancy and fertility moments that have taken place over the past year. Wondering which celeb mama we most admired in 2013? Or which nursery trend was most loved by moms-to-be? Stay tuned, y’all! We’re rolling... read more

Recall Alert! Playtex Hip Hammock Infant Carriers

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The CPSC, in conjunction with Playtex, has announced a voluntary recall on more than 305,000 American and 36,000 Canadian Playtex Hip Hammock Infant Carriers. The carriers were recalled because the buckles on the waist and shoulder straps can crack or break, which poses a fall hazard to the child. So far, Playtex has... read more

Pope Francis Takes a Stand on Public Breastfeeding and What He Says Will Definitely Surprise You

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You can't make this stuff up, y'all: Pope Francis supports public breastfeeding. In an interview with La Stompa, the Pope was asked about the state of hungry children in the world and he responded by saying (among other things) that breastfeeding mothers shouldn't be ashamed to feed their babies when they're hungry. (Three... read more

12 Moms-to-Be Share the Most Scandalous Places They’ve Had Babymaking Sex

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“OMG! I’m ovulating… HONEY!!!!! LET’S GO, NOW!” We’ve all been there. Your brain (and body!) is 100 percent in babymaking mode… and you will do it just about anywhere. We've heard some great stories from Bumpies on the Trying to get pregnant board on the most outrageous places they've stopped to have sex. How... read more

40 Million Credit and Debit Cards Hacked at Target: What You Need to Know Right Now

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Did you do a little holiday shopping at Target between November 27th and December 15th? If your answer's yes, then you need to read this: Target says information from more than 40 million customer credit and debit cards used may have been compromised by a data breach. In a statement this morning, Target's... read more

6 Stocking Stuffers Your Toddler Will Go Crazy for (So Buy Them Now!)

Have a toddler to shop for this year? No worries. These awesome stocking stuffers are perfect for Christmas morning.

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Bath Toys

Make bath time extra silly -- and work on his hand-eye coordination at the same time.

Octopus Ring Toss, $13

This Video Perfectly Explains the Chaos and Pure Delight of Parenting (WATCH!)

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There's commercials about parenting -- and then there's commercials about parenting. Pretty sure every mom and dad can guess which category this heartwarming video falls into: Warning: Be prepared to have the innards of your heart tickled in happiness! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4sNlcwAh83Y What was becoming a first-time mom like for you? Plus, more from The... read more

Scientists Create ‘Spermbots’ Because They Want to Make Getting Pregnant Easier

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Thought you'd never see the day we were using remote-controlled sperm to make a baby? Welp, that day has come, friends. Researchers in Germany say that they've created remote-controlled sperm that can help more couples conceive. The "spermbots," as they're so affectionately called, are made by catching sperm cells in nanotubes and fabricating... read more