Would You Incorporate Rachel Bilson’s Baby Shower Tradition Into Your Own?

Rachel Bilson Baby Shower
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It's not like we weren't already obsessed with Rachel Bilson's maternity style, but now she one-upped her style factor with a very special new necklace. The Hart of Dixie star had her baby shower on August 31 at a private home in Los Angeles, where she was surrounded by her closest friends, including Natalie... read more

Alyssa Milano Welcomes Baby Girl (With a Unique Name!)

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Photo: People Moms & Babies
You already knew Alyssa Milano was having a girl, but we bet you didn't see this name coming. The Mistresses star welcomed Elizabella Dylan Bugliari today, according to E! News. Elizabella, weighing in at 7 pounds, 7 ounces, is the second child for Milano, 41, and husband David Bugliari. Fingers crossed we get to see pictures of the... read more

How You’re Feeding Baby Has Longterm Effects — Here’s What to Do

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In an effort to get to the bottom of just how important infant nutrition is, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) conducted a study over six years long. After following the health and nutrition of babies starting in the third trimester until age one, researchers circled back after... read more

Jill Duggar’s Pregnancy Cravings and Baby’s Nickname Are Very Similar

Jill Duggar Pregnancy Craving
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Is mama-to-be Jill Duggar sweet or sour? While she might have a sugary disposition, the newlywed's pregnancy cravings are all sour. Derick Dillard's wife recently spoke to ABC News and gave an interview on her bouts of morning sickness (she has it -- big time) and what goes in her "pregnancy bag," known as... read more

Christina Ricci Had a Baby Boy!

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Christina Ricci is now a proud mom of one! The actress and her husband, dolly grip James Heerdegen, recently welcomed a baby boy, People reports. Although we don't know Baby Boy Ricci-Heerdegen's name, birth date or weight, we can guess that the private couple is very happy with the new addition to their... read more

Labor Day Rally to Improve Birth Sweeps Country

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Thousands of people gathered across the country yesterday in an effort to improve the other labor day. You know, the one that still gets you out of work, but is nine months in the making. Called the "Rally to Improve Birth," this was the third annual demonstration by the people behind ImprovingBirth.org. What started as... read more

Carrie Underwood Announces Pregnancy!

Carrie Underwood via Twitter
Carrie Underwood via Twitter
We're capping off your Labor Day weekend with some exciting news: Carrie Underwood is pregnant, y'all! The country singer took the announcement to Twitter today, posting a picture of her dogs in "big brother" and "big sister" shirts: "In honor of "Labor" Day...Ace & Penny would like to make an announcement. Their parents... read more

So How Many Parents Get Their Babies Vaccinated?

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You've probably heard about parents choosing not to vaccinate. But exactly how many people are opting for shots? According to the recently-published 2013 National Immunization Survey by the Center for Disease Control, vaccine coverage was at 90 percent last year. Basically, everyone is getting baby vaccinated with the routinely-recommended childhood immunizations: measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR),... read more

Shakira is Pregnant!

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Photo: Getty
Just when we thought celebrating the 13th anniversary of "Whenever, Wherever" was going to be the highlight of the week, we get hit with even bigger and better Shakira news: the Colombian singer is pregnant with baby number two! "Yes, we are expecting our second baby!! Thank you all for your well wishes!" she confirmed on... read more

How to Respond When Baby Babbles

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Since you're probably doing it anyway, it's a relief to know that having full conversations with your babbling baby is now scientifically encouraged. According to a new study by the University of Iowa and Indiana University, they way parents respond to baby influences how the child will communicate and vocalize. By listening and responding... read more