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Bumpie Buzz: ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Star Welcomes a Baby Boy

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Recall Alert! Graco Car Seats [UPDATED]

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UPDATED March 13: Graco has added 403,222 seats to the recall, including: 2006 through 2014 Argos 70 Elite, Ready Ride, Step 2, My Ride 65 with Safety Surround, My Size 70, Head Wise 70 with Safety Surround, Nautilus 3-in-1, Nautilus Plus, and Smart Seat with Safety Surround. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration just... read more

Recall Alert! BebeLove Baby Walkers

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The CPSC and BebeLove announced a recall on 3,600 BebeLove baby walkers because they failed to meet the federal safety standard. The recall includes model numbers 358 and 368. The specific style number (358) was not made to fit through a standard doorway and wasn't designed stop at the edge of a step... read more

Recall Alert! Fred & Friends Artiste, Volume and Panic Pacifiers

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Make way for another recall! Fred & Friends just announced a recall on roughly 183,000 US and 17,000 Canadian Chill Baby Artiste, Volume and Panic pacifiers due to a detachment hazard. The pacifiers failed to meet the federal safety standard because the beard on the Artiste and the knob on the Volume can... read more

Recall Alert! Britax B-Agile and BOB Motion

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Stop using your B-Agile immediately! The CPSC, in conjunction with Britax, just announced a recall on 216,000 US and 8,800 Canadian B-Agile, B-Agile Double and BOB Motion Strollers due to a terrifying hinge hazard. The hinge of the stroller's holding mechanism can partially amputate a user's fingertips, break their fingers or cause... read more

5 Hottest Nursery Colors You’ll See This Year

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You’ve been pinning nursery paint colors trying to figure out which hues will look fabulous in baby’s room. But have you thought of these yet? Probably not! These are the hottest colors for baby’s space, from calm and cool to bold and beautiful. Punchy Purple Why we love it: Since radiant... read more

Recall Alert! Playtex Pacifier Holder Clips

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Today, the CPSC, in conjunction with Playtex, announced a recall on 1.25 million Playtex pacifier holder clips in the US and 150,000 in Canada. The clips were recalled because they can crack and separate, which poses a choking hazard to small children and young babies. So far, Playtex has received 99 reports of... read more

This Is Why You Should Never Let the Internet Name Your Baby

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Can't decide on a baby name? The Internet can help with that! A Canadian couple is gearing up to welcome their newborn daughter in early April and they're having a hell of a time choosing a moniker for their little girl. So they've left it up to the Interwebz. [Cricket, cricket...] Daddy-to-be Stephen... read more

7 Top Pregnancy Trends of 2014

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Wondering what will make it big in the pregnancy world this year? From unique shower ideas and nicknames as first names to textures and prints in baby's nursery, take a peek at the hottest pregnancy trends to know about in 2014. Get ready for a year of serious style! Raising the ‘Barre’ on Prenatal... read more

Soon-to-Be Grandma’s Gift to Daughter Is the Ultimate Labor of Love

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Ready for a story that will blow the lid of your Emotion-o-Meter? In Utah, a soon to-be grandma is planning to give birth to her granddaughter. Yep, you read that right, but for reiteration's sake, I'll repeat: A soon-to-be grandmother is planning to give birth to her granddaughter. Julia Navarro is the gestational... read more