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The Best Baby, Pregnancy & Parenting Blogs

Your daily dose of baby advice, pregnancy & postpartum support, and laughs from moms who get it.

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25 Innovative Baby Bottles for 2021

Looking for a baby bottle for your registry, or for a child who no longer likes theirs? Here are all the latest and greatest!

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When Motherhood Isn’t a Fairytale

“Looking back now, I know I had a postpartum. But I didn’t realize it then. I just thought this is what motherhood is. None of the moms I knew talked about this stuff. And I felt ashamed that I was having these feelings.”

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You Need This New Hybrid Baby Bottle on Your Registry Now

ChiccoDUO is the first-ever hybrid baby bottle that combines the wellness benefits of glass and the convenience of plastic in one bottle!

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Our Picks for Making Mom’s First Mother’s Day Extra Special

Between baby’s first giggles, the first time they roll over and hearing the start of their first words, your little one’s first year is filled with tons of memory-making moments. It’s also an exciting time for Mom, including her first Mother’s Day!

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Being Okay with the Stage of Motherhood You’re In Now

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I just finished an early morning exercise class. It was only 45 minutes long. By about minute 40, right when the final stretch got underway, I took a second to look around. Half the class…

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8 Tips for Surviving The First 6 Months With Your New Baby

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This morning, I heard my almost seven-month-old baby wake up and hurried upstairs to get her. She looked up, smiled a huge toothy grin and babbled some indistinguishable but happy phrase as she realized it was time to…

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What’s Up, Doc? Your Guide to Well-Baby Doctor Visits During Baby’s First Year

Find out what to bring and what to expect at your well-baby visits with your pediatrician.

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My Son Has Oppositional Defiant Disorder & Every Day Is a Struggle—but We Manage

“I love my child with everything I’ve got, but there are times when he’s hard to like.”

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A Simply Complicated Life

“It’s okay to be a stay-at-home mom and miss the busyness and productivity of the workforce. It’s also okay to be a working mom and miss the quiet morning snuggles and afternoons at the park.”

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The Best 2020 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals for Families

We’ve found more than 130 of the hottest Black Friday & Cyber Monday deals. What are you waiting for? It’s time to get shopping!

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Swaddles

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Plenty of evidence shows that swaddling, when used correctly, can be a tremendous way to promote safe sleeping. The Safe Sleep Guidelines from the American Association of Pediatrics are clear: swaddling helps to keep babies on their back, which is the…

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Best Foods to Eat (and Avoid) while Breastfeeding

Busting myths about food and what you should really eat while breastfeeding.

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Tommee Tippee: Feels Like the Real Thing, Baby

Babies love boobs. And bottles just aren’t that booby. Well they weren’t, until now…
Introducing the most breast-like nipple ever, naturally anti-colic and naturally easy to latch onto. A bottle so booby, 97% of moms recommend. So whether your baby…

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Newborn Must-Haves You’ll Need in the First Weeks

Stock up on these basics before your baby arrives and you’ll be covered for the first few weeks.

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Being a Third-Time Mom Is Way Easier than Being a First-Time Mom

“If you are pregnant with your third and wondering how in the world you are going to get it all done? I’ve got news for you. You will. And you will do it well.”

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The Most Ingenious Picky Eater Food Hack Ever

This game is simple, yet so smart, that it changed my picky-eating toddler into thinking trying new foods is so much fun.

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Swaddle Your Newborn Like a Pro with These Top Tricks & Videos

Stumped by the swaddle blanket? Learn how (and why) to wrap your baby like a burrito with these easy tricks.

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What Postpartum Depression & Anxiety Really Looks Like

Postpartum wrecks you. It’s a joy killer. Bond ruiner. Marriage rocker. Mind, body and soul shaker. It makes you think awful things, things you would never have thought about before—like killing yourself.

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Hilary Duff Could Really Use Your Best Baby Colic Advice Right Now

Do you have any advice for this exhausted celeb mom?

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Recall Alert: These 32 Baby & Kids Medicines Could Make Kids Sicker

Check your medicine cabinet for this important recall.

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Tweets of the week- 4.20.18

Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: April 20, 2018

Thank you, Twitter parents for making us laugh this week.

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This Bottle With Breastfeeding Mamas In Mind Is a Must-Have

This mom of two gets real about transitioning from breast to bottle with her baby.

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Scientists Just Discovered This Cure for Colic (Maybe)

This new finding could give both babies and parents relief.

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6 Ultra-Violet Gifts for Kids & Babies, Because It’s the Color of the Year

If you’re looking to gift the new mama in your life with some stylish baby gear in the 2018 color of the year, check out these holiday-worthy ideas.

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The Best Pregnancy and Newborn Books of 2017

With the right parenting book, you can improve your health, get your baby to sleep better, and whip up purees like a pro. We’ve compiled the best new books of the year.

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These New Baby Essentials Turn Feeding and Soothing Into a Science

These products, developed by a a dentist, an industrial designer and a biomedical engineer, go way beyond standard ol’ baby gear.

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Knitters Needed! Department of Health Puts out Call to Help Newborn Babies

By participating in this latest campaign you could help save a newborn baby.

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When Even Wonder Woman Has Rough Nights With the Kids

Gal Gadot might be Wonder Woman, but she’s also a mom and her latest Instagram post shows she’s just like us.

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13 Ways to Tell You’ve Got a Super Dad at Home

As if you needed more definitive proof that dads rock.

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Babies Are Less Fussy When Fathers Are Nicer to Their Wives, According To Science

The scientific reason why your husband needs to pamper you.

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A New Report Reveals Which Country’s Babies Cry The Least

Find out which countries have the most content babies.

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Broken-hearted Mamas Club

I have been pregnant three times in the last four years. I have one living child. This is my story.
I miscarried my first baby at eight weeks but my second pregnancy gave us a healthy, beautiful baby girl who…

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An Open Letter to That Lady With the Screaming Baby

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I’m watching you walk back and forth with that baby in your arms. You wear a path like a dog on a chain. You just laughed at the joke someone in your party told, but you laughed too…

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A Letter to the New Mom

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This is to the new mom. The mom that has spit up on her clothes. The mom that has breast milk leaking through her shirt and is wearing the same clothes three days in a…

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You Can Cry If You Want to: 10 Ways to Survive Colic

There are hundreds of tips – thousands, even – about how to soothe your colicky baby, from advice from random strangers at the grocery store to your pediatrician’s expert tips. This is not that kind of advice. You get enough solicited (and even more unsolicited) advice when you’ve got a wee babe screaming in your arms. No, these tips are just for you: a random assortment of advice about how you, the parents, can survive a colicky baby.

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