See Rebecca Minkoff’s Baby Girl (Who Has a Rockstar Name!)

There's a new already-well-accesorized little lady in town! Fashion designer Rebecca Minkoff welcomed her second child, a baby girl, with husband Gavin Bellour on Monday -- and we're completely obsessed with her rockstar name. "We are beyond thrilled to announce the arrival of our beautiful and healthy baby girl, Bowie Lou, who was born... read more

The Hospital Where You Give Birth Matters

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Photo: Shutterstock
No matter how well you prepare yourself for giving birth, there's (unfortunately) always the chance that something could go wrong. For the 13 percent of women in the United States who face obstetrical complications, this is is the case. What's the main reason for these complications? According to a study conducted at the University of... read more

Can You Be “Too Fit” to Get Pregnant?

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Photo: Getty
If you're trying to conceive, your doctor has probably given you the classic spiel: take folic acid; cut back on drinking; exercise. The first two suggestions are generally keepers, but what about exercising? Could it be that regular, intense workouts are actually be harming your chances at getting pregnant? Yes, and no. 6 percent of infertility cases are... read more

Christina Aguilera Poses Nude While Pregnant — What Do You Think of the Pic?

Is it hot in here, or is it just Christina Aguilera (per usual)? The proud mama-to-be is never afraid to bare it all, which is why we're loving her new pregnant nude shoot that appears in V magazine's August issue. The singer and actress posed confidently for the camera in an array of... read more

Kelly Rowland Accidentally Reveals She’s Having a Boy!

Whoops! Kelly Rowland is just so excited about the impending birth of her first child that she let her baby's gender slip during an interview with Fox411 yesterday at a Caress event. But can you blame her? Newly married, newly pregnant... I wouldn't be able to keep anything in either! “We’re very excited,” Kelly told the... read more

What Happens When a Dad Poses For a Maternity Shoot

“My wife didn’t want to take maternity pictures, so I hired a photographer and took her place…” Um, excuse me? That’s what one daring dad-to-be posted on Reddit, linking to a goldmine of photos.

It’s everything you’d expect from a traditional maternity shoot, from belly cradling to profile views. But things get kinda crazy when ice cream gets involved. And of course, there’s the whole issue of that bump being baby-less.

Be careful what you wish for when you ask dad to get “more involved.”

How do you think his wife reacted? 

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Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz Are Expecting Baby #2!

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Alicia Keys via Instagram
Here's some happy news for your Thursday: One of your favorite musical goddesses, Alicia Keys, is pregnant! Alicia and her husband, Swizz Beatz, announced their exciting baby news in a totally gorgeous, relaxed way that only they could. With today being their four-year wedding anniversary, Alicia posted an Instagram photo in which she's wearing a white gown... read more

Weekly Inspiration: A Beachy Maternity Shoot

Suffering through a summer pregnancy? Take a cue from Kelly Huljev Photography and take your maternity portraits seaside. We love the windswept look, the brightness and how natural the whole shoot feels.

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The beach is made for lounging, and a bump definitely shouldn't get in the way. This closeup also shows off those elegant accessories.

 

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Victoria’s Secret Angel Doutzen Kroes Welcomes a Baby Girl!

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Photo: Shutterstock / The Bump
Victoria's Secret Angel Doutzen Kroes has a new little angel of her own! The Dutch supermodel and her husband, DJ and producer Sunnery James, welcomed their second child together today, People reports. Baby girl Myllena Mae was born at 10 a.m. in Holland, and joins three-year-old brother Phyllon Joy. "Both of our families are beyond thrilled to... read more

See Evanescence Singer Amy Lee’s Baby Boy (Who Has a Ferocious Middle Name)

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Amy Lee via Instagram
Amy Lee is now a proud mama! The Evanescence singer and her husband, Josh Hartzler, recently welcomed their first child, a boy, and the "Bring Me to Life" singer was nice enough to share an Instagram picture. "Our little cub, Jack Lion Hartzler, is here," she wrote. "I have never known the depths of my heart... read more