Archive for February, 2008


Jennifer and Marc’s Twins Names Revealed? has revealed that Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony have called her twin babies Maximiano and Emelina. Witnesses at the North Shore University Hospital in Long Island overheard the singer using the names after giving birth last week. The claim backs up a previous report that Lopez’s mom Guadalupe was spotted collecting baby ID bracelets […]


28-Inch Tall Kentucky Woman Delivers 18-Inch Daughter

Stacey Herald, who is 28½ inches, head to heel, gave birth five weeks ago to an 18-inch daughter who is not much smaller than her mother,WLWT-TV in Cincinnati reports. The new mom, who was born with Osteogenesis Imperfecta also has a 16-month-old daughter, Katira, also suffers from the genetic disorder that causes bones to break […]


Overcrowded Cribs Blamed For Half Of All Crib Deaths

Most women dream of dressing up their nursery long before the baby is due to arrive or even sometimes conceived. When you are out looking for a crib, they are always dressed up with beautiful bedskirts, bumpers and comforters. The CPSC is reporting today that about half of the deaths related to cribs were in […]


Tips To Help Alleviate Your Baby’s Cold Symptoms

Now that most of the Children’s cold and Flu medications have been removed from the shelf, some parents are wondering what to when when their child comes down with a cold this winter. Ian Paul, associate professor of pediatrics at Penn State Children’s Hospital in Hershey, Pa recently spoke with Foxnews about cold season and […]


RECALL: Munire Furniture Cribs Due to Fall Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Munire Furniture Inc today announced a voluntary recall of about 24,000 Majestic Curved Top and Flat Top Cribs, Essex Cribs, Brighton/Sussex Cribs and Captiva Cribs because the cribs fail to meet the federal safety standards for cribs. The four support brackets on the mattress support […]


32 Weeker Survives Falling Out Of A Moving Train

This is one of the craziest stories I have read in a long time!! Bhuri Kalbi was traveling by train with her relatives to a medical check-up. She felt very weak on the toilet seat and passed out. While unconscious, her tiny baby, which weighed just 3 lbs, slipped from the womb into the toilet […]


Lucky Jade: A Bit of Baby Luxury

Every child needs a bit of luxury and I believe that you if your going to splurge, you may as well do it on something that your child will use for a while. Lucky Jade has a great line of Mini blankies made from 100% cashmere with silk satin trimming. The Lucky Mini measures 14 […]


Nicole and Joel Introduce Us To Harlow

Nicole Richie and boyfriend Joel Madden introduce us to daughter Harlow in this weeks double edition of People Magazine. The couple opens up to People about how parenthood has changed their lives – and they pose for an exclusive family photo album with their daughter. “It’s almost like I don’t even remember what life was […]


Toys R Us To Carry Safer Kids Toys

Toys “R” Us is barring two chemicals that have raised safety concerns in products for infants and young children in its more than 1,500 stores. Starting March 1, the Wayne-based toy retailer is setting a much tighter standard for the amount of lead allowed in toys made just for the chain. By the end of […]


Frances Pen Out With Mom

First time mom Amanda Peet has a good laugh with 1year old daughter Frances Pen. Frances rides comfortably in the blue and green lined ergo baby carrier. This carrier is popular with parents because its design supports a correct sitting position for the baby’s hip, pelvis and spine growth. It disperses most of the baby’s […]


Baby Making – Without Men!

Wolfgang Engel, M.D., Ph.D., Director of the Department of Human Genetics at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Göttingen, Germany, is researching ways to actually grow sperm in the lab. His research has led to the first live births of mice from sperm created in the lab. His team has already produced live mice generated […]


Rugby Star Ben Cohen Tries To Remake Iconic Poster

The dailymail has some great shots of rugby star Ben Cohen with his twins. The 29-year-old former England rugby star was hoping to recreate an updated version of the classic sepia image of man and child that sold five million Athena posters in the 1980s. The only problem was when the five-month-olds Isabelle and Harriett […]


Could A 6 Minute Catnap Fix Your Mommy Brain?

Since having my son over 2 years ago, I have noticed my memory deteriorate significantly. I sometimes joke that my little guy took my memory for himself because his ability to remember things is unbelievable. MSNBC has an interesting article, that covers a new study just released on “power naps.” German researchers have shown that […]


Giada De Laurentiis Talks Cravings and New Baby Excitement

Petit chef Giada De Laurentiis, who is due to deliver a baby girl on April 3, recently spoke with People about the new cravings she has felt since becoming pregnant. “I always want steak – lots of steak,” she told PEOPLE at DeVito’s South Beach restaurant in Miami on Saturday night during the South Beach […]