Glasses Make This Baby Even Cuter

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This little cutie is finally seeing clearly. Mom Jessica Sinclair took a video of baby Piper wearing her new glasses for the first time. While Piper fights the specs at first, her reaction is priceless as the world comes into focus. https://www.facebook.com/jessica.sinclair.501/videos/vb.591248196/10153114034938197/?type=2&theater Didn't know babies could need glasses? Yep, even little ones can experience vision... Read more

Are Needle-Free Vaccines In Sight?

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You know it's necessary, but watching baby get poked and prodded can be the toughest part about having her vaccinated. New research from Japan might be able to alleviate your pain, both mental and physical. A team from Osaka University created a dissolvable patch to administer flu vaccines. Tiny (painless) microneedles in the patch penetrate... Read more

Don't Ask This Mom About Her Twins, Okay?

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Like it or not, twins are basically always a conversation starter. As for adorable twin babies Delphi and Cheska, snuggled under a pink blanket in a double stroller? Even more so -- and their mom knows it. https://instagram.com/p/46PBGoDEXD/?taken-by=uncannyannieblog Australian blogger and mom Annie Nolan took to Instagram to share a bunch of preemptive answers to... Read more

3 Things Every Mom Who Thinks She’s Failing Should Never Forget

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The Bump has partnered with some amazing mothers who also happen to be amazing writers. They’re dishing out all their thoughts, observations and real life lessons about mothering in the best way they know how. We’re embarking on an essay series and we’re hoping you’ll follow along as these authors share what they’ve learned about... Read more

More #DadsDoingHair — Now There's A Class For That

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When mom's away, daughter's hair goes astray. At least, that's how it used to be. As more dads raise kids on their own or help them get ready for school after mom goes to work, they're asking for help in learning to style their toddlers' tresses. For dads looking for more hands-on instruction... Read more

Reasons NOT To Breastfeed In Public -- Do You Agree?

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Kristina Kuzmic is calling for breastfeeding moms to put their boobs away. Don't get mad! It's all part of the comedian's sarcastic approach, aimed at highlighting the ridiculousness and hypocriticalness of shaming breastfeeding in public. "We don't live in a society where it's ok to just show part of your breasts or cleavage... Read more

Here's What Kids' Imaginations Look Like In Photos

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Rhiannon Logsdon isn't your average child portrait photographer. She doesn't just take pictures of the kids; she helps bring their imaginations to life. A mom of four herself, Logsdon knows a thing or two about getting inside the head of a child. She starts shoots by asking about what they like and instructing... Read more

That Kind Of Mother: Author Kelley Clink Opens Up About Motherhood And Depression

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The Bump has partnered with some amazing mothers who also happen to be amazing writers. They’re dishing out all their thoughts, observations and real life lessons about mothering in the best way they know how. We’re embarking on an essay series and we’re hoping you’ll follow along as these authors share what they’ve learned about... Read more

Dos And Don'ts For A Fun (And Safe) Summer

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Armed with floaties and some SPF, you think you have kids' summer safety down, right? You probably do. But these are the things you might not consider. Sun and Suncreen Yep, a newborn's skin is super sensitive to the sun. But you may be surprised to learn it's also sensitive to sunscreen. For babies... Read more

8 Ways We're Celebrating The Fourth Of July

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BBQs, bathing suits, beach trips -- some Fourth of July traditions are sacred. But what changes when you're pregnant, or when a baby's part of the picture? Red white and blue just gets a whole lot more adorable. Here's what we're up to this long weekend. We'll be getting decked out. https://instagram.com/p/4R_JrAlYMV/   Read more