Motherhood

Rihanna wants to have a baby soon, explains why she took back Chris Brown

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Rihanna may be thinking about settling down and having a family. In Elle UK (via NYDN) she says she wants to have a child soon, and although she doesn’t name Chris Brown as the person she wants to have a baby with, she does go on at length about why she took him back after their domestic violence incident after the 2009 Grammys.

Is it acceptable to put a seven-year-old on a diet?

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Here is the dilemma with putting a young girl or boy on a diet: If a child is told her body is “wrong” from such a young age and is forced to change her behaviors, will she be set up for a lifetime of insecurity and disordered eating? Or, if you don’t encourage her to eat healthier and become more active, is she destined to the health problems that coincide with obesity?

How Kim Kardashian and other stars stay fit while pregnant

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Kim Kardashian hasn’t let a little thing like being pregnant get in her way of working out and keeping fit! The 32-year-old mom-to-be has been photographed several times departing the gym after a workout, and has talked about the adjustments that had to be made by her personal trainer. While most of us common folk can’t afford personal trainers, we can glean a few tips from celebrity mommas who stayed fit while pregnant, including Kim, Reese Witherspoon, Kristen Bell, Jennifer Garner, and Jessica Alba!

Starcasm’s 5 song old-school dedication to moms for Mother’s Day

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“A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials, heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine, desert us when troubles thicken around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.” – Washington Irving