by BabyCenter Guest Blogger posted in Tips & Tricks By Caroline Knorr, Common Sense Media If you and your kids went a little overboard on screen-time this summer, you’re in good company. According to a Harris Interactive poll, about half of all parents say their kids watch more TV, play more video games, surf the… Read more »


by BabyCenter Guest Blogger posted in Tips & Tricks By Sophie Crew My photography career started when my first baby, a daughter, was born almost 11 years ago. I wanted to capture her perfect, tiny little newborn essence before it was too late. With no photography education, I picked up my point-and-shoot pocket camera, took… Read more »


by Sara McGinnis posted in Celebrities Though Katherine Heigl has been a mom for years now, she’s currently experiencing all that giving birth entails for the very first time. Some of it was “way easier” than she expected, other parts have her longing for the adoption process. Telling People that finding out she was pregnant… Read more »


by Sara McGinnis posted in Celebrities It’s been pretty obvious that Pharrell Williams’ wife was pregnant, but oh my golly — it was with triplets! Word broke Tuesday morning that the musician and Helen Lasichanh welcomed not just one, not just two, but three babies earlier in January! A rep for the 43-year-old confirmed the… Read more »


by Carolyn Robertson posted in Celebrities Babies on board! Beyoncé broke some very big news on Instagram today: She is pregnant with twins! The 35-year-old Grammy-winner shared a photo that shows her kneeling in front of a huge floral wreath, a sheer green veil draped over her head. Wearing only a bra and underwear, she… Read more »

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by BabyCenter Guest Blogger posted in Tips & Tricks By Tatiana Boncompagni You know those celebrities who seem to get their pre-baby bodies back within weeks (if not days) of giving birth? Yeah, that wasn’t me. After having each of my three kids it was a struggle to fit back into my pre-partum jeans. The… Read more »


by Carolyn Robertson posted in Celebrities Picture this: You’re pregnant. With twins. You’re wearing a lace bra and a pair of nude pantyhose that have wildflowers painted on them. Also, those fake tattoo sleeves some people buy for Halloween. You’re sitting on the roof of a dusty, abandoned car, which is overgrown with flowers and… Read more »


by Andrea Woroch posted in Tips & Tricks If you’re visiting family or heading somewhere tropical for Thanksgiving or Christmas, you likely booked your flights and made accommodation arrangements already. While airfare and hotel costs represent the largest portion of your travel spending, smaller expenses like gas, meals and entertainment add up quickly and can… Read more »

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by Sara McGinnis posted in Celebrities Prayers, well-wishes and thoughts are needed today for the Spears family. Maddie Aldridge, the daughter of Jamie Lynn Spears, is currently in stable but critical condition following a terrifying accident. The 8-year-old, whose aunt is Britney Spears, was involved in an ATV crash in Louisiana on Sunday. The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s… Read more »


by Whitney Barthel posted in Tips & Tricks With concepts like “carnival Christmas” becoming a thing, this year I vowed to be different. I LOVE Christmas, so every year I went overboard with filling the house with decorations and buying several perfect gifts for everyone on my list. This year, I am trying something new…. Read more »

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