parenting

Maternity Designer Rosie Pope Shares Her Best Parenting Advice

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You watched her resolve the toughest pregnancy and parenting conflicts -- and look great while doing it -- on Bravo's Pregnant in Heels. Now, maternity designer Rosie Pope is sharing some advice with Bumpies. "Learn to tune out the noise," she says. "There are so many opinions out there; figure out what's best for you... read more

'Bucket List Baby' Makes Brief Debut Before Passing Away

Bucket List Baby Shane HaleyJenna Haley via Facebook
Philadelphia couple Jenna and Dan Haley, who carried out a viral bucket list for their terminally-ill unborn baby, said hello and goodbye to Shane Michael Haley Thursday morning. "Today at 6:15 a.m., after meeting his entire family and being baptized into the Catholic faith, baby Shane died peacefully in his Mother's arms." The Facebook page Prayers... read more

Watch: Two Moms' Love Letter to Their Kids: 'Eat Your F*ckin Food'!

The Pump and Dump ShowTracey Tee and Shayna Firm
Motherhood is ah-mazing, right? Riiight! And it's messy and bewildering. And sometimes you want to hide in the linen closet from your kids. But it's totally beautiful! And if you're Shayna Ferm, you turn your life as as a Denver mom into song -- hilarious "parentally incorrect" songs that you perform onstage to audiences across the country... read more

#BumpItForward with Our New Baby App

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Exciting things are happening at The Bump! We’re introducing a Charity Registry Program – the first of its kind for women to help fellow moms-to-be. Now you’ll be able to register with select charities in lieu of (or in addition to) your traditional retail registry on The Bump. To celebrate our #BumpItForward movement,... read more

Cheerios Campaign: Gay Dads Share Story

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"Just like two Os in a bowl, we all love to connect. That's the Cheerios effect." Sound a little contrived? That's what we thought about the new Cheerios Effect campaign too — until we saw this ad. Meet André and Jonathan, the French-Canadian couple who shared their story about becoming dads to adopted daughter Raphaëlle. "We couldn't keep all... read more

Can You Guess the Sequel to Go the F**k to Sleep?

You Have to F**cking Eat Book CoverAkashic Books
Three years ago, it rang true with parents everywhere, and the not-so-kid-friendly picture book Go the F**k to Sleep topped the New York Times' bestseller list. Now, author Adam Mansbach is back with a sequel: You Have to F**king Eat. Once again, the inspiration for the book is Mansbach's daughter Vivien, now 6. Mansbach tells TODAY that along with sleeping,... read more

Why Motherhood Comes First for Alyssa Milano

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Alyssa Milano just had her second child, Elizabella, a few weeks ago, and now she has more big news to share — the Mistresses star will not be returning for season three. "After two wonderful seasons in Los Angeles, the studio has decided to shoot season three of Mistresses in Vancouver, Canada, for financial reasons," she said on her... read more

Ellen Pompeo's Surprise Second Baby Announcement

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Grey's Anatomy's Ellen Pompeo revealed Thursday she and husband Chris Ivery are parents again. The twist? Baby Sienna May Ivery was born two months ago. (What else would you expect from "dark and twisty" Meredith?) After initially tweeting about the newest addition to her family, Pompeo, 44, explained the secrecy in her appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last... read more

Mila Kunis & Ashton Kutcher Welcome a Baby Girl!

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Nearly 17 years ago, Ashton Kutcher was Mila Kunis's first kiss. Now, the real-life That '70s Show couple are the proud parents of a baby girl. Kunis, 31, and Kutcher, 36, welcomed their first child Tuesday in Los Angeles, confirms PEOPLE. That's probably all we're going to get for now; the couple, who've been dating for two years and engaged since last... read more

9 Adorable DIY Baby Halloween Costumes

DIY Halloween Costume baby nerdPhoto by LoveAlwaysRM via Instagram
It's October 1 — only, dum-dum-dum, 30 more days till Halloween. If you're panicking about what your kids will be wearing to go trick-or-treating, we can help make the whole prospect a little less scary. If you're crafty, now's the perfect time to kick off that DIY costume. The payoff: your baby will have a unique... read more