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What to Expect When Youre Expecting

You Know You're Pregnant When...

Jenna Wawrzyniec | Posted 04.06.2016 | Parents
Jenna Wawrzyniec

Your friends and family no longer greet you by your name -- it's always "Hey Mama."

What To Really Expect When You're Expecting. The Lost Chapters.

Eileen O'Connor | Posted 03.30.2016 | Parents
Eileen O'Connor

When I was a little girl I always dreamed of getting married and having kids. I wanted to have five kids. I just couldn't wait to be a mom. I thought it would be so fun and that I'd be really good at it.

Postpartum and Straight Jackets

Chelsey Wilson | Posted 01.24.2017 | Parents
Chelsey Wilson

I want to shed some light on the crazy ups and downs of post partum. A combination of hormonal changes and sleep deprivation can take it's toll on a n...

Can We Just Be?

Natalie Thomas | Posted 01.11.2017 | Women
Natalie Thomas

I've been asked by men and women, young and old, acquaintances and strangers and family and friends. In intimate settings and public forums. By medical professionals (with no regard to my health), cabbies and cashiers.

How To Share Your Kids' Lives From 7,000 Miles Away

Dawn Q Landau | Posted 07.09.2016 | Fifty
Dawn Q Landau

The times they are a changin', and at 50-something -- with my kids spread all over the planet -- this mama has to do what this mama has to do to be part of their lives. So, when my girl announced I'd be a grandmother this summer, my head immediately began spinning.

They Should've Warned Me

Jenny Studenroth Gerson | Posted 12.27.2015 | Parents
Jenny Studenroth Gerson

When I was pregnant, everyone was all about "warning" me about what was coming next. I walked around much of those 10 (let's face it, pregnancy is 10, not nine, months) absolutely terrified.

The Flips and Flops of Summer Pregnancy

Chelsey Wilson | Posted 02.03.2015 | Parents
Chelsey Wilson

If you are thinking about getting pregnant this time of year... keep in mind what a summer pregnancy looks like! As a teacher's aid, having the summe...

Should Parents-To-Be Draw Up Pre-Pregnancy Contracts?

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.23.2014 | Parents

Expecting couples have a lot to prepare for. Who will feed the baby? Who will change the baby? Who will be the one to get up for those 4 a.m. wake up ...

How to Get Successfully Published TODAY: Big 5, Indy, or Self-Publish?

David Henry Sterry | Posted 09.02.2014 | Home
David Henry Sterry

It's the greatest time in history to be a writer. There are more ways to get published than ever before. While it's great to have so many options, it's also confusing. But when you break these many different ways down, they sort themselves out into just three primary paths.

What I Didn't Expect While Expecting

Stephanie R. Caudle | Posted 08.19.2014 | Parents
Stephanie R. Caudle

I read countless books on what to expect while expecting and each week I sat back and monitored my body to see if indeed all these things were happening to me. Some things happened and some things didn't and I simply figured that it was because not all pregnancies are the same.

15 Things You Should Never Say To a Pregnant Woman About Her Body

Damona Hoffman | Posted 04.17.2014 | Parents
Damona Hoffman

Since it seems that many people have no idea what is appropriate to say to a pregnant woman, I've written a few guidelines based on the comments that sent me home crying over my last two pregnancies.

The Dude's Guide to Surviving Your First Pregnancy

Jay Sokol | Posted 08.21.2012 | Parents
Jay Sokol

Maximize use of the "Expectant Mother" parking spaces everywhere you can. Your window is small, much like your wife's bladder for the next few months.

What to Expect: The Early Days of Infancy

Dr. Bob Sears | Posted 08.20.2012 | Parents
Dr. Bob Sears

Combining my professional and personal experiences, I have come up with five things for new parents and parents-to-be to 'expect' on this crazy ride:

PHOTOS: Cheryl Cole's Bra Plays Peekaboo On The Red Carpet

Posted 05.23.2012 | Style

We were so intrigued by Cameron Diaz's brave white jumpsuit at yesterday's "What To Expect When You're Expecting" premiere that we failed to notice a ...

PHOTOS: Cheryl Cole's Bra Plays Peekaboo On The Red Carpet

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

We were so intrigued by Cameron Diaz's brave white jumpsuit at yesterday's "What To Expect When You're Expecting" premiere that we failed to notice a ...

PHOTOS: Cameron Diaz Braves The Red Carpet In A Strapless Jumpsuit

Posted 05.22.2012 | Style

Jumpsuits are a dangerous thing. Not only do they make peeing quite difficult (you've been there, admit it), but onesies can be highly unflattering, p...

From 'Battleship' To Pauly D: The Week's Harshest Reviews

Posted 05.19.2012 | Entertainment

"Battleship" hit theaters this weekend, and the film -- directed by Peter Berg and starring Rihanna, as the unlikely face behind the gun, and Taylor K...

Yes, I am Mom Enough - Thank, TIME Magazine

Jill Amery | Posted 07.17.2012 | Parents
Jill Amery

"Are you mom enough?" Seriously? TIME magazine should be ashamed. As if Moms aren't hard enough on themselves.

PHOTOS: Four Ideal Babymoon Destinations

Posted 05.17.2012 | Travel

We've seen the "staycation," the "mancation" and even the "nakation," but the next pseudo-trend from the travel industry might just be a legitimately ...

PHOTOS: Jennifer Lopez's Most Memorable Looks (And There Are Many)

The Huffington Post | Stylelist | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

While Jennifer Lopez's acting skills have been the topic of some debate, there is no question that the 42-year-old woman knows how to multi-task. Not ...

My Son's Journey From An Ethiopian Orphanage Into Jennifer Lopez' Arms

Kindred Howard | Posted 07.16.2012 | Parents
Kindred Howard

A life that began in destitution and illness in Ethiopia leads to a new home and family in the US -- and a role playing Jennifer Lopez' son in her latest film.

What To Expect (To Worry About) When You're Expecting

Lisa Belkin | Posted 07.16.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

The first thing I did when I learned I was pregnant was find myself a copy of "What To Expect When You're Expecting." According to the book's publisher, that makes me like 90 percent of pregnant women in the country. Soon I was a nervous wreck. According to my very informal polling, that makes me like a hefty percentage of readers of the book.

Oh, Baby: What to Expect When You're Expecting a Movie

Heidi Murkoff | Posted 07.16.2012 | Entertainment
Heidi Murkoff

Re: Cameron Diaz's breasts. It wasn't exactly an average subject line, never mind an average subject. But there it was, sitting in my morning inbox, making a lot more sense than I ever could have expected.

Review: What to Expect When You're Expecting -- To Be Bored

Carole Mallory | Posted 07.15.2012 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Elizabeth Banks steals this film and Brooklyn Decker proves she is more than a talking bikini. After a boring beginning, this film meanders through s...

Elizabeth Banks: Alec Baldwin Asked If I Was Pregnant

Posted 05.15.2012 | Celebrity

Elizabeth Banks has been open about her journey to motherhood and her experience using a surrogate since she and her husband welcomed their son into t...