Sona Charaipotra is an entertainment writer based in NYC, where she lives with her professor husband and her empirically adorable daughter Kavya. When Sona is not interviewing A-listers or watching The Vampire Diaries (for work, of course!) around little Kavya's schedule (or lack thereof—gotta love that DVR), she's working on her first novel, due on shelves summer 2015. You can find her on the web at SonaCharaipotra.com.
Could eating nuts during your pregnancy help protect your baby from developing allergies? A new study shows that just might be the case. According to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Pediatrics on Monday by researchers from a number of hospitals and universities, including Boston Children's Hospital and Dana-Farber... Read more
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Celeb stylist and Rachel Zoe Project star Rachel Zoe has always been one stylish mama, so we're hardly shocked that the name she choose for her second son with husband Rodger Berman is super-elegant. The pair -- who are already parents to Skyler Morrison, 2, -- announced yesterday that they'll be calling their new addition,... Read more
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With all the effort that goes into breastfeeding and especially pumping, every new mama knows she's not about to let a single drop go to waste. After all, breastfeeding for baby's first year can protect baby from infections and diseases, and reduce SIDS, diabetes and obesity risks. That's why mother's milk has frequently been dubbed "liquid gold." But not every mom can... Read more
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Kim Kardashian posted this post-baby bod shot on Instagram.
We've all done it -- posted that proud selfie on Facebook or Instagrammed our weekend with baby. And some of us do it more than others. Case in point? Kim Kardashian, who said she was keeping her private life on the downlow after welcoming baby North West four months ago, but then couldn't help but... Read more
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Add another chapter to the book on mommy wars. This time, one woman -- and her fabulous abs -- stands at the center of the controversy. By now we've all seen the photo. Last year, working mama Maria Kang posted a picture of herself with three kids -- then three boys under three, the youngest... Read more
On a break from the boardroom, "Celebrity Apprentice" star -- and mommy mogul -- Ivanka Trump took to Twitter yesterday to announce the arrival of her second child with husband Jared Kushner, the owner of the New York Observer. The pair already have a daughter, Arabella, 2. "We just welcomed a beautiful & healthy son... Read more
19242http://blog.thebump.com/2013/10/15/ivanka-trump-welcomes-a-baby-boy/https%3A%2F%2Fxothebump.files.wordpress.com%2F2013%2F04%2Fez12hd7i.jpg%3Fw%3D328https://s0.wp.com/wp-content/themes/vip/xothebump/images/share-pinit-post.pngIvanka Trump Welcomes A Baby Boy — And A Return to Non-Maternity Clothes!thebump