Are You the Mom Who Eats Your Kids' Table Scraps?

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Embarrassed by all the times you've scraped mac and cheese remnants off your kids' dirty dishes and considered it dinner? Don't be! That's the major takeaway from an interview between Dan Pashman of WNYC's The Sporkful and NPR's Rachel Martin. Why do you do this? When did your standards allow this to happen? Pashman authoritatively explains. "Well, there's... Read more

Recall Alert! IKEA Safety Gates

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On the heels of a mattress recall, IKEA is recalling two pressure-mounted baby safety gates, the CPSC announced yesterday. Both the PATRULL KLÄMMA and PATRULL SMIDIG can pose a falling hazard since the friction between the wall and the gate is insufficient to keep the gate in place. And the lower metal bar can... Read more

Babies May Survive at 22 Weeks

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For preemies, every day in the mother's womb makes a huge difference. But what exactly does it mean to be a preemie? Technically, any baby born before week 37 is considered premature, however, 24 weeks is the commonly-held age of viability in the medical community. But a new study suggests survival might be possible at... Read more

A Peek Inside Rachel Zoe's Office Nursery

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For some business owners, a good decision takes the form of a new hire or a smart investment. For Rachel Zoe, it was a room full of toys and cribs. "In December I made one of the best business decisions I’ve ever made and opened a nursery in our West Hollywood office, right next door... Read more

First-Time Pregnant Women Get Advice from the Best — Their Moms (Video)

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When you have a pregnancy question you don't want to ask anyone else, you turn to The Bump, of course. But the other source you can trust in confidence? Your mom. The Daily Share posted a video of four first-time pregnant women talking candidly with their moms about pregnancy and parenthood. "Did you... Read more

Watch This Man React to Wife's Pregnancy Reveal After 5-Year Infertility Struggle (Video)

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Ten years ago, the Prices went to Aruba for their honeymoon. And now, they're trying to return for a babymoon. But this is news to Doug. "My wife says that she can never surprise me...well she got me pretty good with this one," he writes on his YouTube page. "We were entering a contest... Read more

Postbaby Chores Still Fall to Mom, Study Finds

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Think that most couples can (and should) equally share diaper duty? A new study released by researchers at Ohio State University shows that we still have a long way to go. The study asked 182 different-sex couples to fill out "time diaries" that recorded their daily activities on workdays and non-workdays. The couples first kept these diaries during the third... Read more

Kristin Cavallari Is Expecting Baby No. 3!

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Just a year after she gave birth to her second son, Jaxon Wyatt, Kristin Cavallari, announced she's expecting baby no. 3. "We're at it again! Thrilled to announce baby number 3 is on the way! The Cutler crew just keeps growin'!" the former star of The Hills announced on her lifestyle app, Kristin Cavallari App, this... Read more

John Oliver Criticizes US Maternity Leave

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We talk about the United States's less-than-stellar parental leave policy a lot. And chances are you've already experienced it. But in honor of Mother's Day, John Oliver is spreading the word to his HBO audience on Last Week Tonight. And with a mix of humor and sincere frustration, we're hoping his message gets taken seriously.... Read more

Moms Had the Best Day Ever on Instagram

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How did you spend your Mother's Day? A little Instagram research tells us your Sunday probably wasn't so different from that of some A-listers. From kid-crafted gifts to breakfast in bed, these Mother's Day celebrations prove celebrities are just like us. Except Kim Kardashian. Her "couple thousand roses" prove that she (or at least, Kanye) do... Read more