Renee Fairchild

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nothing paint can’t fix

I told the kids they could each pick out an ornament during a trip to Hobby Lobby. My youngest picked out a football. Next fall she will be old …

You Need to Hear Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's Hilarious Philosophies on Aging

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, two of the world's greatest humans, grace the cover of <i>Glamour's January 2016 issue</i>. And their joint interview is full of awesome quotes, particularly when it comes to their philosophies on aging.<p>When asked about how women in their 40s should be dressing, Poehler and Fey …

Paramedic Students Designed An Inexpensive, Ingenious And Hilarious Christmas Tree

A creative Christmas tree has been going viral on Imgur and Reddit since Tuesday afternoon (Dec. 1). Reddit user unclebourbon uploaded the below pic …

Man 'Rents' Fake Family, Sends Hilarious Photo to Relatives for Christmas Prank

“Seasons Greetings from the Brassows. Josh and Patty ‘Bone-Crusher’ Johnson, and the boys Blade & Thor.”<p>That was the simple line emblazoned on the …

10 Things I Want Every New Mommy to Know

I'm a mommy to four and have been at this parenting thing for over seven years, but that certainly doesn't make me an expert. I definitely don't have all the answers, and I am by no means a perfect mommy. But I have been a new mom for the first time -- and three times since then -- and through …

Top 10 Holiday gifts for new moms

Just for Baby Starter Set<p>This bright red tote bag is filled with an organic cotton bib, baby tee, HAPPYBELLIES cereals, HAPPYBABYPUFFS, pouches, …

Motherhood Mondays: What Baby Names Do You Like?

My darlings, on this Motherhood Monday, I’d love to talk about baby names! Do you have favorites? When Alex and I first found out that we were …

Holiday Gift Guide for New Moms 2015

<i>*Since I'm a bit out of the baby stage and didn't feel qualified, my assistant (and new mom)</i> <i>Lindsey Anthony-Bacchione is stepping in to provide her</i> …

Mother arrested for letting four-year-old play outside alone

The child was allowed to visit a playground 120 yards from the family's front door<p>A woman is facing up to six months in prison for letting her young son play alone at a playground 120 feet from her house.<p>Neighbours of Sonya Hendren in Sacramento, California, alerted Child Protection Services when …

How I Became a Stay at Home Mom in a High Cost Area

<i>Guest post from Aileen of Aileen Cooks</i><p>I never thought I would be a stay-at-home-mom before I had my first child. I took pride in working and did not …

Exercise Dos And Don'ts During Pregnancy

For most women, exercise during pregnancy is not only safe, it’s highly recommended—especially if you’ve already been working out. But now that …

What’s My Workout: Coco Austin

Coco Austin is used to getting attention. So when the model, actress and super-popular Internet personality got pregnant, she wanted to share her …

Study of 2.2 million moms links obesity, c-section - Futurity

Pre-pregnancy obesity ups the likelihood that women with low-risk pregnancies and who haven't previously had a cesarean section will have the surgery.

SIDS Risk Involves Way More Than Baby’s Sleep Environment

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has long acknowledged the safety benefits of having babies sleep on their backs with minimal soft bedding …

12 Ways to Prepare Yourself for Pregnancy & Why You Should Consider Genetic Screening

Today I am officially 32-weeks pregnant! It is weird to me to say that I am eight months pregnant. I haven’t had the easiest pregnancy, but at the …

Meet the Women With Tokophobia, An Inexplicable, Crippling Fear of Pregnancy

When Jeena Chacko, 29, first heard about how babies were born — the swollen belly, the nine-month wait, the painful labor — she was filled with fear. …

Coping With Depression While Pregnant

Pregnancy should be a time of joy, but for 1 in 10 women depression while pregnant is the harsh reality they face. You should be aware of the …

Basic checks on expectant mothers' mental health can prevent deaths, experts say

A new report shows there has been no significant change in the number of indirect maternal deaths for more than a decade<p>Experts have called for basic checks about expectant mothers' previous mental health problems after a new report showed there has been no significant change in the number of …

Want to know what to eat during pregnancy? Read on to know how organic food is better than conventional food!

Becoming pregnant changes everything. The focus of life shifts to the little human growing inside and everything is done keeping that in mind.<p>You …

5 Ways To Survive A Winter Pregnancy

Yes, winter can be a magical wonderland—but when you're expecting, it also brings its share of seasonal hazards. Dehydration, freezing temps and icy …

New Help for Babies in Withdrawal and Moms Battling Addiction

<i>Editor's Note: This is part two of a three-part series from our partners at Reuters.</i><p>CHARLESTON, West Virginia — This story has a chance of ending happily. But it begins last fall in a mangy downtown apartment as Katy Yeager, seven months pregnant, stares at a syringe and the crumpled foil that …