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11 tips for new dads from guys who have been there

February 21st, 2017 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories We hear a lot of great, practical advice and tips for expectant moms – but what about all those dads-to-be out there? While the shelves are full of baby books geared towards women, the guys often seem to be an afterthought, left to figure things out as they… Read more »

Mom creates a beautiful way to celebrate preemie milestones

February 20th, 2017 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories First smile, first solids, first tooth. And of course, that holy grail of baby milestones: First time sleeping through the night. A child’s early months and years are full of firsts, each a bittersweet reminder to mom and dad that their baby is already growing up. For parents… Read more »

This mom’s story should end the breastfeeding vs formula debate

February 16th, 2017 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories Call it a labor of love. Mom-of-two Ashley Clifford recently shared a photo on Instagram that has gotten a lot of attention. The sweet snap shows Ashley’s 5-month-old daughter Ellie surrounded by bags and bags and bags of breast milk that the nursing mom plans to donate. “When… Read more »

Mom bares her belly after triplets to make an important point

February 15th, 2017 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories When mom-of-three Desiree Fortin looks in the mirror at her postpartum body, she sees the stretch marks, the “pooch,” the scars. More than any of that, though, she sees hope. Desiree admits she was “challenged to really think about my body” when she was recently congratulated (twice!) on… Read more »

5 twins baby name tips for the Carters and the Clooneys

February 14th, 2017 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories In case you haven’t heard, twins seem to be Hollywood’s latest, hottest trend. It was revealed last week that both Beyoncé and Jay-Z and Amal and George Clooney are expecting multiples! While Queen Bey celebrated her huge news with an over-the-top photo shoot and pregnant goddess Grammys performance,… Read more »

This very pregnant mom will give you serious yoga goals

September 25th, 2016 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories Layla Breed’s due date is just a couple of weeks away, but don’t be surprised if you find her hanging out at the beach. In a headstand. The self-described “nature lover, beach goer, festival dancer, happy camper [and] yoga mama” has been documenting her pregnancy on Instagram (@mama_layla_rose),… Read more »

Mom tells what REALLY happens after birth (it’s hilarious!)

September 17th, 2016 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories You might be completely prepared for childbirth, but there are things that will happen after your baby is born that will probably shock you. A lot of it is unpleasant. Some of it is flat out horrifying. Maybe that’s why it doesn’t tend to get covered in the… Read more »

10 popular baby names that have gone to the dogs

September 4th, 2016 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories Zoe! Lily! Charlie! You may expect to hear these names being called out at your child’s schoolyard, but it turns out you’re even more likely to hear them the next time you take a stroll by the neighborhood dog park. According to statistics released by HomeAdvisor.com, baby names… Read more »

Sleeping baby rocks pop culture costumes – and it’s so adorable

September 1st, 2016 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories New mom Laura Izumikawa definitely does not sleep while the baby sleeps. We should all be thankful that she’s chosen to ignore that age-old advice, because what she does do while her 4-month-old daughter Joey snoozes is pretty much the cutest thing ever. The Los Angeles-based photographer has… Read more »

The prettiest pregnancy photo you’ve ever seen

August 25th, 2016 Posted by Misc No Comment yet

by Carolyn Robertson posted in Mom Stories We’ve seen so many gorgeous maternity photo shoots here at BabyCenter, photos that celebrate the beautiful shape of pregnancy as well as capture the feelings and intimacy of those incredible 9 months. Of all the images we’ve seen though, images ranging from sexy to serene, I’m not sure… Read more »