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BloggersJennifer Berger Valerie Kellogg Beth Whitehouse Leema Thomas
In Hollywood, celebrity parents shell out unbelievable amounts of money to throw big birthday parties for their babies.
Celebrity Baby Scoop looked at five celebrity tots whose birthday bashes rank among the most lavish seen in the last few years.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West went all out for North’s first birthday party, which was branded by the couple as “Kidchella.”...Read more »
This past Father’s Day, Oral-B honored dads with the help of Eli Manning, New York Giants quarterback and proud dad, and March of Dimes, an organization that celebrates mothers and fathers every day.
Manning, 33, has had great success on the field. But his most cherished memories have nothing to do with roaring crowds, smart plays or perfect passes. Celebrity Baby Scoop spoke with Eli about...Read more »
To help women take charge of their health this summer, Colgate Total has teamed up with Kim Raver, a mom of two and actress from Fox’s “24," to encourage healthy living through simple, everyday routines. Raver, an advocate for healthy living, shares some of her own parenting, health and beauty tips with Celebrity Baby Scoop.
Q. Tell us about your partnership with Colgate Total and your participation...Read more »
Alec Baldwin's wife, Hilaria, will lead a mini yoga lesson for new moms this weekend on Long Island.
The free "Getting Ready for Summer" class and mom-to-mom Q & A session will be held on Sunday at BookHampton (41 Main St., East Hampton) at 11 a.m.
The NYC-based yoga instructor, 29, and the "30 Rock" star are parents to 9-month-old Carmen Gabriela. Baldwin is also the star of "@...Read more »
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts is an inspiration to many. She has spoken publicly about her breast cancer and rare blood disorder, and this year, came out as gay. Her strength, determination and positive outlook influenced many people encountering similar challenges. Her latest achievement is the release of her new book, "Everybody's Got Something" (Grand Central Publishing, $27).
I...Read more »
Actress Alicia Silverstone will talk about her brand-new pregnancy guide, “The Kind Mama” (Rodale, $23.99), at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington. The book launches Tuesday.
The subtitle is quite a mouthful: “A Simple Guide to Supercharged Fertility, a Radiant Pregnancy, a Sweeter Birth, and a Healthier, More Beautiful Beginning.” If the book is able to deliver...Read more »
For the second year in a row, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics has launched "The Pretty Powerful Campaign for Women & Girls" through a partnership with Girl Rising, the global social action campaign for girls’ education. The goal is to raise awareness for the importance of girls’ education in an effort to remove barriers such as early and forced marriage, domestic slavery, sex trafficking,...Read more »
The "mommy wars" continue, and this week, Gwyneth Paltrow is in the hot seat for comments she made about parenting.
In an interview with E! News, Paltrow said she believes parenting is more difficult for a movie star than for a typical working mom with a 9-5 office job. The 41-year-old actress said:
"I think it's different when you have an office job, because it's routine and, you know,...Read more »
Animal prints, lace and girlie tulle ruffles can only mean one thing: Kourtney, Kim and Khloe Kardashian are launching their new collection for baby girls sold exclusively at Babies R Us stores nationwide and at babiesrus.com/kkids.
The Kardashian Kids line, in collaboration with Jupi Corp., will debut designs for girls up to 24 months on March 15. Along with the Kardashians' signature animal...Read more »
"Kendra On Top" star Hank Baskett is “honored and blessed” to host the 1st Annual Every Thing For Dads Convention on March 15 in Sarasota, Fla. The convention will be the launch of a long-term grassroots movement designed to raise awareness of the increasing need for dads to be involved in parenting and for their role to respected and recognized in the parenting process.
The...Read more »