Kathleen Mulpeter

Originally from Farmington, CT, now an Associate Community Manager for The Bump and The Blush. My favorite beauty products are Burt’s Bees Pomegranate Lip Balm and Moroccanoil. One thing I would never leave home without are snacks (currently obsessed with Trader Joe’s Chocolate Covered Powerberries). Follow me on Twitter: @kathleenmulp

The Dos and Don’ts of Homemade Baby Food

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Want to start making homemade baby food for your little one, but not sure where to begin? Check out these helpful tips and tricks from other new moms. Before you get started, make sure you know the signs baby is ready to start eating... read more

Healthy Dinner Recipe: Whole Wheat Linguine With Arugula and Edamame

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This Whole Wheat Linguine with Arugula and Edamame recipe (from 12 Best Foods Cookbook) is the perfect easy weeknight meal. Bonus: it's vegetarian and inexpensive to whip up. >> Get the recipe on The Nest Plus, more from The Bump: read more

Cold-Weather Dinner Recipe: Baked Tortellini

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If you're craving comfort food, it doesn't get any better than Baked Tortellini. Cheese tortellini, breadcrumbs and Parmesan. Need we say more? >> Get the recipe on The Nest Plus, more from The Bump: 10 Pregnancy Superfoods read more

Elizabeth Banks Welcomes Son Magnus Mitchell!

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The Pitch Perfect and Hunger Games actress welcomed baby #2, son Magnus Mitchell via gestational surrogate with husband Max Handelman! Elizabeth announced the news on her website today: "As 2012 winds down and Thanksgiving approaches, I have much for which to be thankful - personal, professional, and Presidential. However,... read more

Peek Inside Tori Spelling’s Nursery for Baby Finn

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When it was time for Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott to design the nursery of their fourth child, Finn Davey (who they welcomed last August!), they called on longtime friends Bill Horn and Scout Masterson (a.k.a. The Guncles) who run the PR firm Marque Communications. "We were thrilled... read more

12 Cozy Cold-Weather Maternity Finds

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Need a maternity wardrobe update for winter? Check out these cozy, stylish finds. Plus, more from The Bump: 9 Maternity Pieces to Spruce Up Your Winter Wardrobe How To Wear... read more

9 Easy, Healthy Pregnancy Snacks

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In need of new snack ideas to satisfy those pregnancy cravings? Here are some healthy, easy-to-make recipes from our sister site The Nest. Plus, more from The Bump: Checklist: Daily Pregnancy Nutrition The Top 10 Pregnancy Superfoods read more

Fun, Inviting Gender-Neutral Nursery

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When she started planning her nursery, Bumpie Jenna H. didn't know her baby's gender, which made getting started a little difficult. "I wanted our baby's nursery to be fun, playful and practical," she says. As she looked for inspiration, "I landed on a design from a lion poster I loved." The yellow, white... read more

Instagram Challenge: Show Us Your Halloween Photos

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For our latest Instagram Challenge, we want to see your Halloween pictures -- whether you're dressing up baby or decorating your bump! The best part? One lucky Bumpie will win four tickets to her local Bring... read more

DIY Halloween Costume Idea: Baby Peacock

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Still haven't decided on the perfect Halloween costume for baby? This DIY Peacock Baby costume from message board user EmpireMomof3 is beautiful, creative and budget-friendly (total cost is about $15!). "I decided to make this costume because I wanted something unique that would stand out from the crowd," she says. "Something that would... read more