The Bump Editors

10 Reasons I’m a Worse Mom Than You

Photo Courtesy of Karen AlpertPhoto Courtesy of Karen Alpert
This guest post was written by Karen Alpert, the ridiculously hairy, self-deprecating writer of the blog Baby Sideburns and author of the brand new and hilarious parenting book, I Heart My Little A-Holes. She's spent the past fifteen years working for national advertising agencies until she was promoted to her newest... read more

A Message from Michelle Obama for The Bump Moms (Really!)

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Back when Barack and I were expecting our first daughter, we were overwhelmed with so many emotions: excitement, wonder, hope… and occasional moments of panic at the prospect of bringing this little person into the world. We had all the usual first-time parent worries: How would we balance the needs of our growing family with... read more

Five Days of Freebies: Enter to Take Home This Red-Hot Baby Gear!

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Need a little something to set your week in motion? How about five days of free gear? (Oh yeah, we went there.) This week, we'll be giving five very lucky moms and moms-to-be the chance to take home goodies from some of our favorite companies! Here's what you need to know: The giveaways will run... read more

Help Us End the Mommy Wars at Our Moms for Moms Event!

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On Tuesday, March 4th, we'll be hosting our first ever Moms for Moms event with CTWorkingMoms.com in an effort to put the kabosh -- once and for all -- on the mommy wars. We're asking moms across the country (and around the globe!) to share their own Mommy Truths on social... read more

Bumpie Tip of the Week: Cure a Cold With Home Remedies!

Photo: Veer / The BumpPhoto: Veer / The Bump
This winter has been brutal! Like most of us, our Bumpies are looking for advice on kicking the common cold. Bumpies on our message boards share their personal advice for the perfect home remedy: "I made a home remedy of onion, turmeric, garlic, apple cider vinegar, cilantro, and ginger that tastes horrible but works... read more

Popular on Pinterest! Check Out What Bumpies Loved Last Week

We love sharing our blog posts on Pinterest and it’s clear that you enjoy repining them too! Here’s this week’s round up of our most popular blog posts on Pinterest.  Follow us if you don’t already! 8 Easy, Feel-Good Yoga Moves for Expecting and New Moms 6 Sweet Alternatives for Your... read more

The Mealtime Must-Have Every Baby Loves (and Every Mom Needs!)

Oogaa
Between mealtime messes, starting on solids and teaching your toddler to hold silverware, you need a cool, super cute and fast way to feed, right? Meet oogaa, the silicone and safe way to feed baby in a way that’s designed for first-timers and toddler eaters (they’re safe on gums too!). What makes oogaa... read more

A Peek Inside Kevin and Danielle Jonas’ Super-Cala-Fabulous Baby Shower

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Take a star-studded look inside mom-to-be Danielle Jonas' stylish Mary Poppins-inspired baby shower! Designed by Michael Russo, the shower (planned for Danielle and thrown by her sisters and mom) put a whimsical spin on the traditional shower and turned the whole extravaganza into a colorful, playful fete! How did you plan your bash?... read more

Bumpie Tip of the Week: 2014 New Year’s Resolutions!

Photo: Shutterstock / The BumpPhoto: Shutterstock / The Bump
A new year is full of endless possibilities (and hopefully a baby too!) Bumpies on the June 2014 board share their resolutions for the year, encouraging each other to stay on track with their personal goals. “I am giving up diet soda. I usually have 4-5 per week. I just need to find something... read more

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

Photo: Thinkstock / The BumpPhoto: Thinkstock / The Bump
“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