The Bump Editors

Happy National Milk Day! Learn Your Breast Milk Basics

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It's National Milk Day! Sure, most of the small percentage of the population who knows about this holiday will celebrate with a glass of something store-bought. (Thinking of starting baby on cow's milk? Wait until he's one, when his digestive system can break down all of the proteins.) But here at The Bump, we've decided to... Read more

Easy Slow Cooker Tomatillo Chicken

paleo chickenThe Nest
Now that a cold front has officially swept in, it's time to serve up something nice and warm for dinner. Short on time? Break out the crock pot. This dish made with chicken breast, tomatillos and jalapenos is filling, nutritious, spicy and incredibly simple to whip up. What you'll need: 1½ pounds (680 grams) tomatillos... Read more

Our Favorite Celeb Parents to Follow on Instagram

HilaryDuff and son outsideHilary Duff via Instagram
They may be high-profile actresses, singers and reality show stars, but at the end of the day, celebrity moms have the same question as us: did I choose the right filter? Here are the famous mom Instagram accounts you need to start following. Kourtney Kardashian As a new mom of three, Kourtney Kardashian definitely... Read more

Keep Your Fitness Resolutions: 10-Minute Exercises to Do While Baby Naps

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Sure, you can nap while baby naps. But if 2015 is the year you're really going to stick to your fitness resolutions, baby's nap time might be the perfect window for squeezing in a workout. We've got three super easy, equipment-free workouts that take just about ten minutes. This isn't CrossFit, and you probably won't... Read more

New Mom Resolutions

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Now that 2015 is officially here, it's time to finalize those New Year's Resolutions. From honing their cooking skills to shedding the baby weight, Bumpies shared their own goals with us. How do yours stack up? "I'm going to get out and socialize with friends and my husband more. I'm a stay-at-home mom, so my focus has... Read more

The Most Pinterest-Worthy Celeb Baby Showers of 2014

We didn't expect celebrities to host dull baby shower luncheons or to play some sort of baby-themed tic-tac-toe. Nope; when it came to impressing us this year, these celeb moms-to-be went above and beyond. See all the celebrations that took our breath away in 2014.

Kourtney Kardashian

The eldest Kardashian celebrated the upcoming birth of her...

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Christmas Day Craft: Gingerbread Playdough

gingerbread play doughThe Imagination Tree
Merry Christmas! Your kids are probably preoccupied with presents, but we've got a hands-on activity for later to keep that fading Christmas spirit alive. Shared from The Imagination Tree, this gingerbread-scented playdough only takes a few minutes to make, but will keep your kids busy for the rest of school vacation (you're welcome).... Read more

30-Minute Christmas Cookies

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Some desserts are best left to the pros (we’re looking at you, flan), but not these seriously-simple sugar cookies. Show off those hard-earned baking skills with these festive Christmas cookies that are so good, you’ll want to make ‘em year round What You’ll Need: 2 sticks of unsalted butter, softened (at room temp) 1.5 cups... Read more

The Cutest Instagram Stars of the Holiday Season

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We asked, Bumpies delivered. Filter or no filter, these Instagram holiday photos are the gifts that keep on giving. Baby Blues So Excited! Bon Appétit

Nope, Not Bummed

Getting Crafty Yep, we've got more photos. Check them out here! Read more

Why the Holidays Ruin Babymaking

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You've been charting and temping and diligently doing the deed, and the holidays are about to ruin everything. While sleeping on a pullout couch and dodging nosy questions from aunts and uncles, TTC is downright impossible. That's why we've created a workaround guide. Problem No. 1: You’re in your old bedroom Let’s see, what’s the opposite of romantic?... Read more