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Latest Study Reveals Parents Are Spanking Earlier Than Ever

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Apparently, parents are skipping time out and going straight for spanking. A new study, conducted by the University of Michigan, revealed that 30 percent of one-year-old babies had been spanked at least once in the past month by either their mom, dad or by both parents. To put it in perspective, that's just... read more

10 Hot New Toys for Babies and Toddlers

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After checking out the newest baby and toddler toys at Toy Fair 2014, we rounded up this year’s top 10 must-haves. What's the most important feature you look for in a toy (for baby or toddler)? Plus, more from The Bump: 10 Hot Toys for Babies and Toddlers Best Toys for... read more

Mom Delivering Triplets Gets a Surprise She’d Never, Ever Dreamed Of

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Here's your daily dose of delivery drama: Mama-to-be Kimberly Fugate, who was in the midst of c-section delivery quickly -- and unexpectedly -- learned that she was having quadruplets, not triplets, like she was originally told. She told Good Morning America, "They had got the three out and they said, 'More feet,' more... read more

Popular on Pinterest! Check Out What Bumpies Loved Last Week

We love sharing our blog posts on Pinterest and it’s clear that you enjoy repining them too! Here’s this week’s round up of our most popular blog posts on Pinterest.  Follow us if you don’t already! 8 Easy, Feel-Good Yoga Moves for Expecting and New Moms 6 Sweet Alternatives for Your... read more

Mexico Bans These Outrageous Baby Names: See the List!

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Thinking about naming your baby Facebook? Uh, well, sorry, mom. Mexican officials in Sonora, which boarders the US state of Arizona, have banned 61 baby names in an effort to keep incredibly "unique" monikers out of schools (to prevent bullying). The law, which went into effect on Monday, is all part of Sonora state Civil... read more

Mom Changes Eight-Month Old’s Name Because It Just Didn’t Fit — What Do You Think of This?

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When Kelcey Kinter gave birth to her second child, a baby girl named Presley, she thought everything was perfect. But just four days after welcoming her daughter, Kinter revealed that something about Baby Presley just wasn't right. Turns out, mom felt that baby's name was all wrong for her personality She told HuffPo Live,... read more

New Guidelines Say to Use Fluoride Toothpaste On Baby

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A new report from the American Dental Association says that parents shouldn't wait until baby turns two to start brushing his teeth with fluoride toothpaste. The policy change advises that parents use a rice-grain size smear on baby's first front teeth, moving up to pea-sized smears once  toddlers reach the age of three. The... read more

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

Mom Discovers She’s Pregnant With Triplets 4 Months After Delivering Her First Baby

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How's this for an unexpected surprise: A woman in the UK found out she was pregnant with triplets just four months after giving birth to her firstborn son. According to Reveal Magazine, Sarah Ward, gave birth to a baby boy named Freddie four months before she discovered that she and her... read more

It’s a Boy for Soleil Moon Frye! [UPDATED]

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Updated: Soleil revealed her baby boy's name today on her website! She said, "“Welcome to the world Lyric Sonny Roads Goldberg! Can’t wait to share our pics and moments in the upcoming months. Thanks for all the love and support." Oh, baby! Soleil Moon Frye and her husband, Jason Goldberg, welcomed their third child together... read more