‘Paddington’ and 6 Other Kids’ Books-Turned-Movies We Love

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It’s always exciting when a book you loved as a child is adapted for the big screen. This weekend, “Paddington,” the story of the famous bear who travels to London via Peru, opened in theaters to rave reviews. The film tells the tale of how, after getting lost, Paddington gets taken in by the Brown... read more

Baby Name Inspiration from the ‘80s (Yes Really!)

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The 1980’s. A time when jazzercise ruled the gym and women crimped their hair to be cool. It was also a decade filled with films that have since become either classics or cult favorites. Inspired by the best films of the day, these names will make your baby an unofficial child of the ‘80s. Andie... read more

Excited to See ‘Brave’? Consider a Scottish Baby Name

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Is it just us or does the new Disney movie Brave look totally adorable? Maybe it's the heroine's cute Scottish accent in the trailer ("If ye had a chance to change yer fate, wouldje?") Or maybe it's the fact that, with its Scottish motifs, it looks just different enough than other kids' movies. Either way,... read more

“What to Expect” Movie Has Just Enough Pregnancy Angst

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I got to catch a pre-release screening of the What to Expect When You're Expecting movie last night, and I have to say, if you're here on The Bump (which you obviously are), you'll want to catch this flick. Like so many rom coms before it (Love Actually, He's Just Not That Into You... read more