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Flowers and chocolates are nice and all, but a brand new diaper bag sounds pretty appealing when you have a baby, right? Especially a red diaper bag…you know, the color of love. Oh, and you can easily find it when you’re half awake. Bonus: they’re all under $170.  Check them out over at MomFinds!

MomFinds: Red Diaper Bags for Valentine’s Day

Flowers and chocolates are nice and all, but a brand new diaper bag sounds pretty appealing when you have a baby, right? Especially a red diaper bag…you know, the color of love. Oh, and you can easily find it when … »» Read the article

These days, there are dozens of baby bottle brands and models to choose from with elaborate venting systems, insulation technology, endorsements from pediatricians, and claims to mimic breastfeeding. Our friends at MomFinds put tons to the test!  Click here to read about the ones that came out on top.

MomFinds: Best Baby Bottles

These days, there are dozens of baby bottle brands and models to choose from with elaborate venting systems, insulation technology, endorsements from pediatricians, and claims to mimic breastfeeding. Our friends at MomFinds put tons to the test! Click here to … »» Read the article

Hollywood Weekly magazine loves to cover the latest in entertainment, movie and television news without the gossip!  Check out the current issue for an inside look into the Academy Awards.  Now they have asked Celebrity Baby Scoop to bring them breaking news in the celeb mommy and baby category.  You can see our scoops every month.  To subscribe, click here.

Celebrity Baby Scoop Featured in Hollywood Weekly

Hollywood Weekly magazine loves to cover the latest in entertainment, movie and television news without the gossip! Check out the current issue for an inside look into the Academy Awards. Now they have asked Celebrity Baby Scoop to bring them … »» Read the article

Check out the Feb/March issue of Fitpregnancy on newsstands now.  The issue is filled with great articles on pregnant sex; how to keep it safe and fun, foods that prevent birth defects, breastfeeding tips, the truth about vaccines, postnatal workouts that burn calories like mad and helping your baby sleep.  Don't miss out, get your copy today.

FitPregnancy: Tips for Helping Your Baby Sleep

Check out the Feb/March issue of Fitpregnancy on newsstands now. The issue is filled with great articles on pregnant sex; how to keep it safe and fun, foods that prevent birth defects, breastfeeding tips, the truth about vaccines, postnatal workouts … »» Read the article

Our friends at FitPregnancy are hosting a BIG giveaway, courtesy of The Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower.  Enter here to win some of the products featured at this elite shower – worth over $1,000!

One person will receive the following: AC1100 3-in-1 Video, Sounds & Movement Baby Monitor, Beco Gemini carrier, Bio-Oil, Boppy Feeding & Infant Support Pillow, Born Free® Classic Bottle 9oz, 3 Pack, Cloud B’s Tranquil Turtle, Summer Infant’s Prodigy™ Infant Car Seat, Tommee Tippee® Closer to Nature® Digital Monitor.

Click here to enter.

Enter to Win FitPregnancy’s Prize Package Worth Over $1,000

Our friends at FitPregnancy are hosting a BIG giveaway, courtesy of The Big City Moms Biggest Baby Shower. Enter here to win some of the products featured at this elite shower – worth over $1,000! One person will receive the … »» Read the article

Love shopping the kids sample sales, but are having a hard time keeping track of them all? Our friends at MomFinds have made life easier on moms by listing them all in one spot, along with their current sales.  All your faves are included: Totsy, The Mini Social, Zulily, Gilt Group, and more.  Check out all the deals here.

Momfinds: Your One Stop Source for All Kids Sample Sales

Love shopping the kids sample sales, but are having a hard time keeping track of them all? Our friends at MomFinds have made life easier on moms by listing them all in one spot, along with their current sales. All … »» Read the article

$1,100 Must Have Mom and Baby Gear Giveaway

$1,100 Must Have Mom and Baby Gear Giveaway

Celebrity Baby Scoop is giving away over $1,100 in must have baby and kids gear, courtesy of celebrity expert Jayneoni Moore. Our favorite celebrity moms and dads just picked these up for their own tots at Jayneoni’s Pre Golden Globe … »» Read the article

Right now, you’re super-motivated to make healthy and lasting changes in your life.  Our friends at FitPregnancy rounded up their favorite workouts to help you stay active while pregnant and tips on how to lose the baby weight as a new mom. Plus, which foods pack the most essential nutrients (including recipes!) and give you the energy you need now.  Check it out here.

FitPregnancy: How to Lose the Baby Weight

Right now, you’re super-motivated to make healthy and lasting changes in your life. Our friends at FitPregnancy rounded up their favorite workouts to help you stay active while pregnant and tips on how to lose the baby weight as a … »» Read the article

For the past nine years, our friends at The Mom & Caregiver have selected 12 lucky winners from the numerous entries in the Captured Moments Photo Contest to be professionally photographed then published on the covers of The Mom and Caregiver Magazine.

Share your most treasured captured moment of your child and you could WIN!
12 winning entries are selected to be professionally photographed for the 2012 covers of "The Mom & Caregiver" magazine. 

For complete entry form click here.

Mom & Caregiver Magazine Cover Photo Contest

For the past nine years, our friends at The Mom & Caregiver have selected 12 lucky winners from the numerous entries in the Captured Moments Photo Contest to be professionally photographed then published on the covers of The Mom and … »» Read the article

Celeb moms put their best — and most fashionable! — foot forward this year as they headed out with their tots to run errands, play at the park and attend Sunday services. Our friends at Lil Sugar give us a close look at Tinseltown's most stylish mommies. Click here to see the slideshow.

Best of 2011: Top 25 Celeb Mom Looks of the Year

Celeb moms put their best — and most fashionable! — foot forward this year as they headed out with their tots to run errands, play at the park and attend Sunday services. Our friends at Lil Sugar give us a … »» Read the article

Our friends at Fitpregnancy created a handy list to keep you on track during the months and years ahead as a new parent.  Check it out here.

26 New Year’s Resolutions for New Parents

Our friends at Fitpregnancy created a handy list to keep you on track during the months and years ahead as a new parent. Check it out here.

Of course the Hollywood baby boom of 2011 meant lots of cute new celeb babies, but that’s not all.  We also saw amazing celebrity maternity fashion!  This year, famous moms-to-be made dressing your baby bump in style seem like a cinch. Our friends over at Momfinds took a closer look at a few of our favorites.  See the pics here.

11 Most Stylish Moms-to-Be of 2011

Of course the Hollywood baby boom of 2011 meant lots of cute new celeb babies, but that’s not all. We also saw amazing celebrity maternity fashion! This year, famous moms-to-be made dressing your baby bump in style seem like a … »» Read the article

We're on the edge of our booster seats, waiting for these famous babies to make their big debuts!  Although 2011 was full of celebrity breakups, there were just as many stars getting knocked up!

Since 2012 promises to be another Hollywood baby boom, our friends at YourTango are looking ahead to the celeb babies we're most excited to meet, including a few that might not have even been conceived yet!  See the pics here.

10 Celebrity Babies We Can’t Wait to Meet in 2012

We’re on the edge of our booster seats, waiting for these famous babies to make their big debuts! Although 2011 was full of celebrity breakups, there were just as many stars getting knocked up! Since 2012 promises to be another … »» Read the article

From Kourtney Kardashian  to Jessica Simpson, Fitpregnancy takes a quick look at 10 celebrity pregnancies in 2011. Check out the baby bumps here.

Pics: 2011 Celebrity Pregnancies

From Kourtney Kardashian to Jessica Simpson, Fitpregnancy takes a quick look at 10 celebrity pregnancies in 2011. Check out the baby bumps here.

From adorably cute to the unusual and strange, our friends at Fitpregnancy review 2011's celebrity baby names.  Which is your favorite?  Check it out here.

Celebrity Baby Names of 2011

From adorably cute to the unusual and strange, our friends at Fitpregnancy review 2011′s celebrity baby names. Which is your favorite? Check it out here.

2011 was a big year for celebrity babies. From Victoria Beckham’s first girl after a hat trick of boys to Flynn Bloom, quite possibly the most beautiful baby ever, we couldn’t get enough of their chubby cheeks, stylish outfits and unique names (Moroccan and Monroe, anyone?).  Who was your favorite?  See all the pics at Momfinds here.

Pics: The 10 Cutest Celebrity Babies of 2011

2011 was a big year for celebrity babies. From Victoria Beckham’s first girl after a hat trick of boys to Flynn Bloom, quite possibly the most beautiful baby ever, we couldn’t get enough of their chubby cheeks, stylish outfits and … »» Read the article

From Tori Spelling to January Jones, Fitpregnancy takes a quick look at new celebrity moms of 2011.  See all the pics here.

Pics: New Celebrity Moms of 2011

From Tori Spelling to January Jones, Fitpregnancy takes a quick look at new celebrity moms of 2011. See all the pics here.

If anyone has a reason to get divorced, it's Maria Shriver. Back in May 2011, it was publicly revealed that her husband, action star and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, had been involved in one of the worst celebrity cheating scandals we had ever heard of: The 64-year-old had carried on a long-term affair with the couple's housekeeper Mildred Baena that resulted in a child, all while keeping it a secret during his 25-year marriage to Maria.  Now, according to our friends at YourTango, rumors are circulating that Maria may be reconsidering divorcing her cheating husband.  Get the scoop here.

Will Maria Shriver Call Off Her Divorce from Arnold?

If anyone has a reason to get divorced, it’s Maria Shriver. Back in May 2011, it was publicly revealed that her husband, action star and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, had been involved in one of the worst celebrity cheating … »» Read the article

Our friends over at Fitpregnancy are giving away 5 Sleep Essentials Gift Cradle Sets!  You can win a Sleep Sound gift cradle that includes Polar Cuddle Cub, Gentle Giraffe, Gentle Giraffe Aromatherapy Pillow, Twilight Turtle and Twilight Turtle Rattle.

Each gift package is valued at over $100!

Enter here.

Win a Sleep Essentials Gift Cradle Set from FitPregnancy

Our friends over at Fitpregnancy are giving away 5 Sleep Essentials Gift Cradle Sets! You can win a Sleep Sound gift cradle that includes Polar Cuddle Cub, Gentle Giraffe, Gentle Giraffe Aromatherapy Pillow, Twilight Turtle and Twilight Turtle Rattle. Each … »» Read the article

Enter to Win the Fit Pregnancy Holiday Gift Guide Prize Package-Value $7,000

Enter to Win the Fit Pregnancy Holiday Gift Guide Prize Package-Value $7,000

Our friends at Fit Pregnancy are giving away $7,000 worth of prizes! Check out their holiday gift guide for all the fun baby and pregnancy gear. Three lucky readers will win these must-have products: 1st winner will receive an Angelcare … »» Read the article

Ever wonder if those Teen Mom girls actually learn from their mistakes? Our friends at The Stir write that there are rumors circulating that Leah Messer -- mom to 2-year-old twins Ali and Aleeah -- might already be pregnant with her third child!  Read all about it here.

Is ‘Teen Mom’ Leah Messer Trying for Another Baby?

Ever wonder if those Teen Mom girls actually learn from their mistakes? Our friends at The Stir write that there are rumors circulating that Leah Messer — mom to 2-year-old twins Ali and Aleeah — might already be pregnant with … »» Read the article

The 40-year old actor and husband to Kelly Ripa sits down and talks to our friends at YourTango about being a gentleman, how the couple keeps their relationship "spicy", prioritizing children and family, and his new reality show on E!.  See the interview here.

Mark Consuelos: “I Break Relationship Dos and Don’ts Every Day”

The 40-year old actor and husband to Kelly Ripa sits down and talks to our friends at YourTango about being a gentleman, how the couple keeps their relationship “spicy”, prioritizing children and family, and his new reality show on E!. … »» Read the article

Our friends at LilSugar take us through the most hilarious and yet real moments on one of our favorite shows, Up All Night.  What parent can't relate to the packing nightmare trying to go anywhere with baby, acting like a fool in public cooing and gesturing to get baby to smile, bonding with complete strangers on the playground.  See all the funny moments here.

10 Hilarious “So True” Moments on ‘Up All Night’

Our friends at LilSugar take us through the most hilarious and yet real moments on one of our favorite shows, Up All Night. What parent can’t relate to the packing nightmare trying to go anywhere with baby, acting like a … »» Read the article

Last night, families all over the world lit the first candle on their menorahs to celebrate the first night of Hanukkah.  Our friends at The Stir feature some of our favorite celebrities celebrating the Festival of Lights and their Hanukkah traditions.  From Gwyneth Paltrow's Hanukkah themed ice cream to Jack Black's 'Hanuk-Christmas-kah', check it out here.

8 Celebrities Who Celebrate Hanukkah with Style

Last night, families all over the world lit the first candle on their menorahs to celebrate the first night of Hanukkah. Our friends at The Stir feature some of our favorite celebrities celebrating the Festival of Lights and their Hanukkah … »» Read the article

Good news for all you procrastinators out there.  Our friends at Lil Sugar have got you covered with their 2011 gift guides, including suggestions on what to pick up for the eco-friendly cook, your beauty obsessed pal, and even your nanny.  Rest assured, you'll find something for everyone on your list.  See all the great ideas here!

2011 Holiday Gift Guides for Everyone on Your List

Good news for all you procrastinators out there. Our friends at Lil Sugar have got you covered with their 2011 gift guides, including suggestions on what to pick up for the eco-friendly cook, your beauty obsessed pal, and even your … »» Read the article