Trendy Toddler Dresses Just Like Harry Styles

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Michael Rangamiz has definitely got that one thing: a viral Instagram account at age two. Mirroring the fashions of One Direction's Harry Styles, the toddler has garnered over 62,000 followers. And it's all thanks to his fashion-forwad mom, who manages the account. Our question: can you still call it a "man bun" when... Read more

How Did Baby Food Become a Household Staple?

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Whether it's Gerber brand or your own homemade recipe, baby food is a staple in your household. But did you ever wonder what parents did before Beaba cookers and those little jars of smashed sweet potatoes were at the ready? Baby food as we know it didn't come on the scene until the 1920s.... Read more

Would You Try These Hands-Off Baby Swimming Lessons?

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Memorial Day Weekend means the start of summer! And it's also the end of the CDC's Healthy and Safe Swimming Week. Bottom line? Water safety is becoming high-priority for parents. You know your kids should take swimming lessons, and chances are you've heard of all sorts of baby-and-me swim classes that help acclimate your infant to the water. But... Read more

VBACs are Safer Than You Thought

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For most moms, one c-section means more c-sections to follow. While a vaginal birth after a c-section (VBAC) does still come with a risk of complications, a new study found that those complications are rarer than you'd think. The study, published in the CDC's National Vital Statistics Report, found that just 20 percent of women who... Read more

Lather Up With Safe Sunscreens

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Planning to spend the long weekend outside? Sunscreen is definitely a must. But you'll want to use some discretion before you lather it on; the additives in some brands may do more harm than good. The Environmental Working Group (EWG) releases an annual sunscreen guide, vetting products with oxybenzone (which may disrupt hormone function) and... Read more

Recall Alert! OXO Booster Seats

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OXO is recalling about 25,000 of its Nest Booster Seats, the CPSC announced yesterday. While no injuries have been reported, OXO has received five reports of the stitching coming undone, releasing the straps and posing a falling hazard. Not sure if you own one of these booster seats? They're sold in green (model 6367200), pink... Read more

Breastfeeding Graces the Cover of ELLE Australia

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Step aside, Olivia Wilde. Model Nicole Trunfio breastfed at a magazine shoot too. But her nursing shot ended up gracing the cover of ELLE Australia, an unprecedented look for a major magazine. The best part? This was not at all part of the plan. “This wasn’t a contrived situation: Zion needed a feed,... Read more

How a Trip to Nepal Convinced Me I Need to Write a Breastfeeding Book

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Meet Jessica Shortall, a working mom with a career dedicated to the intersection of business and doing good. As the former Director of Giving for TOMS Shoes, she literally circumnavigated the globe with a breast pump. Look out for her upcoming book by Abrams in Fall 2015, "Work. Pump. Repeat: The New Mom’s Guide to... Read more

Celebrities Team Up for Red Nose Day Festivities

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Red Nose Day has a serious mission -- raising money and awareness for kids living in poverty. But the approach is far from serious, and so far, it's doing a good job of making us laugh. First, Nick Cannon committed to a 24-hour dance marathon. https://twitter.com/rednoseday/status/601275623324131328 Then, Coldplay wrote a Game of Thrones musical. Now, Ed... Read more

Super Mario Brought to Life for Toddler (Video)

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Collecting coins, blasting turtle shells, crashing cars -- it's all happening for this toddler -- thanks to some special effects, of course. In an effort to illustrate what might be going on in this kid's imagination, one parent used some editing skills to bring Super Mario to life. "Ever wondered what children imagine when they... Read more