​Teen Mom’s Catelynn Lowell Reveals Baby’s Gender

Catelynn Lowell via Instagram
Catelynn Lowell via Instagram
It's another girl for Teen Mom's Catelynn Lowell and her fiance Tyler Baltierra! The parents-to-be, both 22, announced that they're team pink at a gender reveal party this weekend. And we're impressed with their technique: they strung a baby carriage decoration from the ceiling, pulled on a string and unleashed pink confetti. Best of all, Catelynn... read more

The Really Important Reason You Shouldn’t Try to Be a “Super Parent”

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It's been written off as the result of hormonal changes for years, but postpartum depression, and new-parent mental health in general, may have more to do with the way our culture shapes parenting. As you've probably noticed, having a baby is a pretty life-altering thing. So it's not surprising that new moms and new dads are especially... read more

Christina Aguilera Gave Birth to a Baby Girl (Who Has a Nature-Inspired Name!)

Christina Aguilera is now a mom of two! The four-time Grammy winner (who has the best voice for lullabies, by the way), gave birth to Summer Rain Rutler via C-section on August 16 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, according to UsWeeklywith the support of her film producer fiance Matt Rutler. Christina... read more

You Can Test Your Preconception Health From Home

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Ah, if only all check-ins on the road to pregnancy were as easy as the pregnancy test itself. Pee on a stick, get fairly immediate results, react accordingly. This week, e.p.t. announced a new suite of at-home tests to make your life a whole lot easier. The Preconception Health Test is especially cool. While you... read more

A Couple-friendly Maternity Shoot

It’s almost unfair to call this gorgeous photo roundup a maternity shoot, since the dad-to-be played such a big part. We’re loving the romance behind Lisa and Kerry’s portraits by j. anne photography. Congratulations to the couple, who welcomed baby Logan Marie a few day ago.

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Lisa's figure-flattering dress allowed her to really showcase her bump -- a crucial part of any maternity shoot!

Did your partner make an appearance in your maternity portraits?

Plus, more from The Bump:

Weekly Inspiration: A Beachy Maternity Shoot

An Eclectic Nature Nursery

A Pretty Pastel Maternity Shoot

You Won’t Believe This Baby’s Reaction to 2 Chainz (Watch!)

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YouTube
Kid's got rhythm. All it took was a little 2 Chainz intervention to take baby Sophia from blubbering to bouncing. She's perfectly in sync with the beat of "I'm Different" and loving every second of it. Looks like we found a friend for the Katy Perry Baby! Plus, more from The Bump:

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See Pics of Savannah Guthrie’s Baby Girl!

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Savannah Guthrie is now a proud mama! The Today Show host welcomed her first child, a baby girl, with husband Mike Feldman on August 13. Vale Guthrie Feldman was born early in the morning and weighed in at eight pounds and five ounces and measured 19.5 inches long. Savannah hinted that she had given birth... read more

See Pretty Pics From Alyssa Milano’s Floral Baby Shower

Could Alyssa Milano have been any cuter at her baby shower? The pregnant Mistresses actress recently celebrated the impending arrival of her baby girl with a gorgeous floral-themed party. Alyssa's shower attire, from her Dolce & Gabbana maternity dress to her boho-chic flower crown, was perfect for summer. The former Charmed star and her friends ate... read more

5 Guilt-Free Summer Desserts Your Whole Family Will Love

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The Italian Vegetable Cookbook
We totally get it -- you want to give your kids a summer treat, but you're wary of a sugar high. Get ready to turn your back on the ice cream man, because we've rounded up five (mostly) healthy treats filled with fresh fruit. 1. Roasted Fruit Crunch The only indulgent part of this sweet... read more

This Baby Is a Remote-Hog In the Making (WATCH!)

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Behold: the power of the remote control. Have you ever seen someone freak out this much over the clicker? (If your dad has also accidentally deleted something on the DVR, the answer is probably yes.) Kind of makes you wonder what was on that made him want to change the channel so badly. How much... read more