parenting

What Did Pete Wentz Name His Newest Little Angel?

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Were you expecting something  along the lines of Brooklyn or Queens for the name of Bronx Wentz's sibling? It looks like Pete Wentz and girlfriend Meagan Camper took a different route, naming their baby boy Saint Lazslo. "What's more exciting than having the pitter-patter of another little gremlin running around?" Wentz said in May. "Now it... read more

5 Apps to Make the Most out of Date Night

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Having a baby changes everything, including your relationship. For new parents, date nights are definitely few and far between, but we really can't stress their importance enough. We'll even make it easy for you. Swipe past all those parenting apps and check out five tools that will make throwing together a romantic evening a breeze. 1. PRIV... read more

Carson Daly Welcomes Baby Girl!

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It's a girl for Carson Daly and fiance Siri Pinter! London Rose arrived on Wednesday evening, weighing in at 8 pounds, 11 ounces. This is the third child for the couple, who are parents to 5-year-old Jack and 2-year-old Etta. "Watching Jack and Etta meet their new sister was like watching a scene in a movie,... read more

How Much Does It Cost to Raise Kids?

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The numbers are in, and the price tag of raising a family has increased once again. Remember the good old days of 2012 when the estimated cost of raising one kid was a mere $241,080? According to the United States Department of Agriculture, if you had a baby in 2013, get ready to dole... read more

The Really Important Reason You Shouldn’t Try to Be a “Super Parent”

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It's been written off as the result of hormonal changes for years, but postpartum depression, and new-parent mental health in general, may have more to do with the way our culture shapes parenting. As you've probably noticed, having a baby is a pretty life-altering thing. So it's not surprising that new moms and new dads are especially... read more

This Baby Is a Remote-Hog In the Making (WATCH!)

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Behold: the power of the remote control. Have you ever seen someone freak out this much over the clicker? (If your dad has also accidentally deleted something on the DVR, the answer is probably yes.) Kind of makes you wonder what was on that made him want to change the channel so badly. How much... read more

Weekly Inspiration: An Eclectic Nature Nursery

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Designed by mom Lissa Dorn, this creative nursery has a whole lot going on in the best way possible. Photographer Shaunae Teske shares all the little details that make baby Auden's room so unique.   read more

Can’t Pick a Name? Pick a URL

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This is a thing. If you can't decide on a name, or if you want to make sure your baby has the potential to become an easily-searchable Internet sensation, your newest resource is AwesomeBabyName.com. Essentially, this generates suggestions based on which firstnamelastname.com domains are still available. Here's how it works: Type in your baby's last... read more

Breastfeeding Questions? There’s an App for That

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It's 2 a.m. and your baby just isn't latching on. What are you supposed to do? In a perfect world, you'd have a live-in lactation consultant. In a really perfect world, dad would be able to nurse too. But the next best thing is actually at your fingertips. The Breastfeeding Central app is a no-frills, well-organized, information-packed... read more

This Dad Supports Breastfeeding Moms In ​a Hilarious Way

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Moms are pretty good about supporting other moms when it comes to things like breastfeeding, but dads -- not to mention kids -- probably don't quite understand your trials and tribulations. Enter Jason Greene. On his blog OneGoodDad, he really hits the nail on the head for breastfeeding awareness. And he gets his older kids... read more