Archive for June, 2008


Couple Who Advertised For An Egg Donor On London Buses Welcomes Baby Girl!

Last March we introduced you to Linda and Richard Weeks. They are the couple that spent £2,000 to advertise their plea for an egg donor on London buses. It was Mrs Weeks’ last chance for fertility treatment, which cannot continue after a woman reaches 55. After 14 years of trying for a baby, the couple’s […]


Baby Blanket Suncare Giveaway!

I am VERY diligent about using suncare. In fact, when we are on vacation it usually takes us an extra half an hour to make sure that the whole family has their sunscreen applied before heading to the pool/beach. With that being said, I am excited to offer our readers the opportunity to win one […]


British Mom Carrying Baby Guaranteed Not To Get Hereditary Breast Cancer

In a move that will probably cause a bit of an ethical stir, doctors have screened a UK woman’s embryos and removed an inherited gene that would have left the baby with a 50 to 85 per cent chance of developing the cancer. Because her husband had tested positive for the gene and his sister, […]


Matt and Luciana Damon Out For Dinner

Matt Damon escorts his expectant wife, Luciana, out of Nobu Malibu last night. The couple joined friends Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck for a two-hour dinner on the patio. “Ben and Matt were entertaining the girls with stories, and they were all laughing a lot,” People reported. When dessert came, the celebratory group toasted – […]


Is it Possible To Potty Train A Toddler in 1 Day?

Every parent knows that one of the toughest parenting feats is potty training. Many would tell you that it takes a couple of weeks to teach their toddler how to master the toilet and to get them in the rhythm of going to the bathroom on their own. A registered nurse in Chicago, Wendy Sweeney, […]


Giada De Laurentiis Talks Motherhood and Her New ‘Partner In The Kitchen’

Just three months after giving birth to her first child, Jade Marie De Laurentiis Thompson, the host of Food Network’s “Everyday Italian” is torn about heading back to work. “I thought I would be so excited to get back to work, but I feel bad that I’m leaving her,” says Giada, 37. “She’s out of […]


Texas Couple Welcomes Quintuplets

Stephen and Ellen Howell of Houston, Texas, welcomed a set of quintuplets at legendary multiple hospital Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix. The three girls and two boys, who were all born within three minutes of each other, arrived at 30 weeks and five days. Two girls were born first Sidney Alun and Ivy […]


Matilda’s Day Out

Matilda Ledger (and mom Michelle Williams, not pictured) spend some time with her dad’s longtime friend Trevor DiCarlo. After playing, the trio enjoyed some lunch at Layla Jones in Brooklyn. PHOTOCREDIT:BUZZFOTO.COM


RECALL: Stanley Furniture Cribs Due to Entrapment Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Stanley Furniture Company, announced a voluntary recall of about 1,200 2nd Nature Built to Grow Cribs because the cribs could fail to meet a federal safety standard for crib dimensions. When the mattress support is in the middle setting, the space between the mattress and the […]


Kingston’s Custom Skate!

An expectant Gwen Stefani was seen out in at Primrose Hill in London with son Kingston.The little trend setter rides in what appears to be a custom Peg Perego Skate stroller. Gwen is well known for having a huge collection of custom made strollers. She always seems to have the trendiest strollers reworked to fit […]


The Beckham Boys Roll In Style

David Beckham and his two youngest sons turned heads as they rolled down Rodeo Drive in the football star’s $600,000 Phantom Drophead Coupe. While I know that Cruz, 3 and Romeo, 5 are having fun in daddy’s flashy car, I can’t help but wonder why the youngest Beckham isn’t in a car seat. Cruz, who […]


Petunia Pickle Bottom’s Head Designer Creates A Serene Nursery

When DeNai Jones, head designer at Petunia Pickle Bottom, was expecting her second son recently, one of her prime goals was to create a unique nursery. “I longed to make my second son Miller’s nursery a place of tranquility,” says Jones of her design process. “I love color, but this was going to be my […]


Angelina Is Still Pregnant

InTouch Weekly has some exclusive photos of a still pregnant Angelina, taking a break from bed rest. These photos capture the actress hanging out with children Shiloh and Zahara outside Chateau Miraval — the home she, Brad Pitt and the kids are staying at in the south of France. While her official due date is […]


Lacing Toys Are Cool!

Lacing toys are a great developmental tool that are sometimes overlooked by parents. I had forgot about them until I took my son to the community center to play and the co-ordinator brought them out for the kids to use. They are great for teaching hand-eye coordination and creativity. While I know that there are […]