parenting

Moms in Comedy: A List for 2015

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Meet Shayna Ferm and Tracey Tee, the ladies behind The Pump and Dump Validation Tour. These Denver-based moms are here to remind you that even on your worst parenting day, you're doing a great job. And whether it's via song at their parentally-incorrect live comedy shows or via blog post on The Bump,... read more

Soleil Moon Frye Shares Her Tips for Getting Organized

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Soleil Moon Frye rose to fame on the 1980s TV series Punky Brewster. Now the married mom of three is the author of two books: Let’s Get This Party Started and Happy Chaos, is a co-founder of children’s lifestyle brand Seedling, hosts the TV show “Home...

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Should You Really Shovel Snow While Pregnant?

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With winter storm Juno barreling into the northeast, we've seen the same question pop up in our Community again and again: is it safe to shovel snow while pregnant? Bumpies seem to have come to a consensus: you can but probably shouldn't. And we couldn't agree more.

During the first and second trimesters, it's like...

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Similac Calls For an End to the Mommy Wars (WATCH)

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Sometimes, motherhood feels a lot like middle school. From the passive aggressive competition to the cliques, it's like we never even left the playground. And now, an unlikely source is calling us out. Formula brand Similac is welcoming us to the "sisterhood of motherhood." And they created an over-the-top video to remind us just... read more

Expert Advice for Surviving Holiday Travel with Baby

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There's no place like home for the holidays! But when home is far away and you have a new baby,  you might be more inclined to stay put. We asked family travel expert Corinne McDermott for strategies for traveling with kids during the holidays. Buckle up; there's a lot to learn. Pick Your Travel Time Wisely Chaos is inevitable... read more

Drew Barrymore Explains Why She's in No Rush to Lose the Baby Weight

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From her unique name choices to her babywearing skills, we've always loved Drew Barrymore's parenting style. And her latest interview is making us love her even more. The mother of two is opening up about her post-baby body and why she's ignoring Hollywood's pressure to lose weight. “I wouldn’t look at my kids and be like,... read more

Kourtney Kardashian's Very Royal Baby Name

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All hail the newest Kardashian baby. By now, you probably already know Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick welcomed their third baby, a boy, on Dec. 14. And they just revealed his very regal name -- Reign Aston. Sound familiar? Lil' Kim named her baby Royal Reign. Since E! News is pretty much split these... read more

How You Parent Has a Lifelong Impact on Baby: Study

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Bad grades? Failed relationships? A new study suggests blaming your parents might not be misplaced. In a long-term study that followed 243 children from low-income Minnesota families until age 32, researchers keyed into how mothers interacted with their children ages three and under. As the years went by, researchers asked the kids' teachers about their academic performance and social skills.... read more

Hey, Tired Moms: This 'Blank Space' Parody Is for You

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Since we know you couldn't get enough of the Taylor' Swift's "Blank Space" music video, we found this parody from What's Up Moms to give you just a little bit more. Yup, it turns out that some of Swift's ex-boyfriend drama translates pretty well into the parenting world. Take a look: "Oh my god, look at that face.... read more

An Inside Look at the New Documentary '40 Weeks'

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When Dominique Debroux and Chris Henze were expecting their first child, they dove head first into all the pregnancy and parenting information they could find. When nausea made reading impossible, Dominique tried to turn to movies and online videos. But she couldn't find the right mix of information and real-mom stories. So along with her filmmaker husband,... read more