parenting

What Do You Think of TIME’s Attachment Parenting Cover?

Photo: Martin Schoeller / TIMEPhoto: Martin Schoeller / TIME
Did you check out the new cover of this week's TIME Magazine? The cover story takes an in-depth look at attachment parenting and the controversy surrounding it. The personal history and legacy of Dr. William Sears, the father of attachment parenting and writer of well-known parenting guide, The Baby Book, is documented and explored.... read more

The Best Parenting Style? What Fits Your Kid’s Personality

Photo: Thinkstock
Photo: Thinkstock
Maybe you’ve already figured out your parenting style -- good cop or bad cop, laid-back or strict. But it might actually be best to base your style to your kid’s temperament. According to a story in The Washington Post, parents who look at their child’s personality traits and tailor their parenting styles may be... read more

Mad Men’s 5 Worst Parenting Moments

Photo: Frank Ockenfels 3/AMC
Photo: Frank Ockenfels 3/AMC
We’re excited for the season five premiere of Mad Men on Sunday. The show is too addicting, plus, who wouldn’t feel better about their own parenting style after watching Betty Draper’s Worst Mother of the Year act. The actress who plays her, January Jones, who’s a real-life mom herself, told People that she and... read more

Mayim Bialik Talks Attachment Parenting

Beyond the Sling / The Bump
Beyond the Sling / The Bump
Former Blossom star, Mayim Bialik, advocates attachment parenting in her new book, Beyond the Sling. Mayim, who has a Ph.D. in neuroscience from UCLA says that the method of parenting is science-based. According to Dr. Sears, attachment parenting has 7 “tools:” birth bonding (close attachment with your baby after birth), breastfeeding, babywearing (carrying your baby... read more

Shakira's Newest Project: Toy Designer for Fisher-Price!

Shakira and baby MilanPeople Moms
The best artists adapt and respond to the needs of their fans, right? Since Shakira will now be designing baby toys, we'd like to think she went above and beyond just for us. This week Fisher-Price announced a partnership with Shakira and her charity The Barefoot Foundation as part of an initiative to promote early childhood... read more

Meet Baby Fordham! The Bachelorette's Ashley & JP's Newborn Son

JP Rosenbaum and Ashley Hebert holding baby FordhamChristina Mendoza/Tutti Bambini Photography/E! News
Fordham Rosenbaum may be two weeks old, but he's already joined his parents, The Bachelorette stars Ashley Hebert and J.P. Rosenbaum, for his first photo shoot. And we're enamored. Look at those eyes! "He is such a good baby! He sleeps well, he eats well, he's healthy and happy," the couple tells E! News.... read more

Moms Confess the Most F-cked Up Things Their Kids Did

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We love our kids -- that's a given. But the truth is parenting can be pretty f*cked up. At the Pump and Dump show we offer laughter and commiseration so you can go back home knowing full heartedly that you are not alone. If you think your kid does crazy, messed up stuff,... read more

Zoe Saldana's Gender Reveal

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In this week's round of Zoe Saldana pregnancy revelations, E! News is reporting that the actress and husband Marco Perego are expecting twin boys. This comes on the heels of the official announcement that the couple is having twins; Saldana joked that if she were to dress up for Halloween this year, she'd probably... read more

#BumpItForward: Baby Sleep Advice from Real Moms

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When baby can't sleep, you can't either. While there's not a whole lot we can do besides empathize, in the spirit of Bumping it Forward, we've rounded up the best real-mom strategies for helping baby sleep better. “I give her a bath and then turn on a blow-dryer, and she's out in seconds!”... read more

Angelina Jolie and 5 Other Celebrity Moms Who've Battled Breast Cancer

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October 1 kicks off the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which many celebrity moms support, because some of them have battled breast cancer themselves. Here's a roundup of six celebrity moms who've inspired us with their courageous and honest breast cancer awareness stories: Angelina Jolie The mom to Maddox, Pax, Zahara, Shiloh, Vivienne and Knox, underwent... read more