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The Coolest New Baby Gear from the ABC Spring 2012 Show

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We got to check out the newest baby products last week at the 2012 All Baby & Child Spring Educational Conference in Las Vegas. Get a sneak peek at what we found. read more

The Latest Scoop: Some Baby Gear Is About Mom, Not Baby

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Recall Alert! Giggles International Animated Sing-Along Monkey

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They may only be sold at Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores, but 13,000 Giggles International Animated Sing-Along Monkey toys are being recalled. The battery component of the sing-along plush toy can heat up to 230F degrees, posing a burn hazard. While no injuries have been documented, Giggles has received two reports of the toys overheating... read more

Recall Alert! Dream On Me Incredible Play Yards

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Dream On Me is recalling about 10,000 of their Incredible Play Yards, the CPSC announced yesterday. While no injuries have been reported, the play yards can collapse, posing a strangulation hazard to young children. Wondering if you have this model? Look for model numbers starting with 436A, 436B, 436G, 436O, 436P and 436R, which can... read more

Five Days of Freebies on The Bump

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What's that we hear? Another five days of freebies!? That's right! Starting on Monday, December 8th, You’ll have a chance to win gear from OXO Tot. All you have to do is answer the question of the day on our giveaways board. So check it every morning, Dec. 8-Dec. 12 to get your hands on: ·         December 8, 2014:... read more

Will U.S. Royalty Meet British Royalty on Will & Kate's N.Y.C. Trip?

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We're counting down the days until Prince William and Princess Kate make their New York City debut. While their Dec. 7 trip is packed with charity engagements and royal duties, the real marquee event could be a Brooklyn Nets basketball game where Kate might hang out with Beyoncé. Yep, British royalty might meet our very own royals. What could land the... read more

New Mom Eva Mendes Dishes on 'Wild Nights'

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We haven't heard much from Eva Mendes since she and Ryan Gosling welcomed baby Esmeralda Amada in September. But the actress, 40, is opening up in an interview with Violet Grey, and like most new moms, she says she's exhausted. "I thought my wild nights were over but these are some of the... read more

What Happens When a Baby and a Sloth Live Together?

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We just told you that Kristen Bell is trying to figure out the best way to parent her growing family. And we think one family found a technique that Bell would LOVE. Remember when the actress fessed up to her emotional sloth obsession on Ellen? No? Then you need to watch this video. Now, meet Julia... read more

Awww! Derick Dillard Posts Jill Duggar's Sonogram

We can't get enough of these two. Derick Dillard Instagrammed wife Jill Duggar's latest sonogram, even throwing in a Psalm reference for good measure. "A week before Thanksgiving, I'm thankful for our baby boy! Awesome to think his heart has already beat about 26,784,000 times! Psalm 139:13-18," he wrote in the caption, referring to a... read more

Happy National Family Week: Are You Ready to Have a Baby?

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Is there a perfect time to have kids? Not necessarily. But there are things to consider before starting a family, or adding to your brood. In honor of National Family Week, we break down the questions you and your partner should be asking. Career Yes, your 20s and 30s are prime baby-making years, but they're also a time... read more