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Watch This Adorable Baby 'Walk Like Mommy'

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but it may also be the cutest.<p>In this video posted by YouTube user Ashley Lowry, a baby boy imitates his mother's walk in an adorable, wobbly way.<p>At the end, you'll see why his mom walks a certain way.

NBC TODAY Show

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Parenting Tips - Newborn Baby - Parenting Advice - New Parents

Learn the ins and outs of feeding baby, get tips for dealing with sleep problems, and see how to cope with (and love!) your life as a new parent.

How can I prepare my baby for her first time with a babysitter?

Q: I'm worried about leaving my 6-month-old baby with a babysitter for the first time. How can we prepare her?<p>A: Most babies tend to cling to their mother or other caregivers at this age, because this is when they begin to differentiate between the people they know and those they don't -- so you …

Parenting

Baby Connect, a cross-platform app for managing and tracking your baby's needs (Hidden Gems)

Our Windows Phones are fantastic tools for keeping up with our day-to-day activities from reminding us of appointments, providing access to email, …

Pregnancy

Baby Showers, Now and Then

"Are you sure men are allowed at these things?" my husband called from the home office, stalling. "Showers have changed," I told him. "They're not just for women anymore." And indeed, the baby shower we attended that day was a warm, delightful affair for both sexes, with ethnic dishes, a midwife MC …

Baby Tastes Lemon, Predictable Cuteness Ensues

If you give a baby a lemon, he'll make a ridiculously cute face and then probably want another bite. It never gets old.<p><i>(hat tip: Buzzfeed)</i>

Baby Meets Teddy Bear in Adorable Video

A Minnesota newborn is already a viral video star at just 10 weeks old thanks to the creativity of his parents and a teddy bear who will be his …

What It Feels Like To Hold A Baby For The First Time, Summed Up By One Little Boy's Face

Let's be honest, holding an infant for the first time -- no matter how old you are -- is nerve-wracking. For Reddit user sho3's nephew, holding his baby sister was downright terrifying. Or confusing? Maybe both.<p>It's okay, kid. Everyone's thinking the same thing.<p>Of course, if you're the lucky …

Babies and Heat Rash

This is how to help your little one when she's clearly overheated.<p>Babies are so tiny and fragile when they're first born and our instinct to protect them is immediate. One of the first things we do is bundle and swaddle, which is just fine...as long as it's what your baby needs. <i>Parents</i> advisor …

University of California

A Message for Parents: How You Can Help Stop the Spread of Whooping Cough to Our Babies

Having a baby changes the life of every parent as they begin a new journey filled not only with excitement, but also great responsibility. One of the most important goals of any parent is to keep their baby healthy and safe. But what if there's something parents didn't know they should be doing? …

24 Ways to Make Doing Your Hair Incredibly Easy

From the editors at Cosmo.com, fun and unusual ways to cut down on your styling time.<p><b>1. Make sure your style stays put by flipping the bobby pin over so the wavy side is against your head.</b><p>If you have a hard time keeping your hair in place, try flipping the bobby pin over. The straight side is …

Hair

5-Minute Hair: 3 New Ways to Style Your Ponytail

Every so often, we like to take it upon ourselves to reinvent the ponytail. From adding chain to it to creating a cascading side pony, the possibilities for new ponytails are endless. Here is our latest series of dressed up ponytails from runway-inspired style to just playing around here in the …

Hair How-To: Perfectly Undone Messy Bun

P.S. This is the perfect bridesmaid's hairstyle.<p>Celebrity hairstylist Dominick Pucciarello from Mizu Salon in NYC explains how to recreate this bun in just four easy steps. Scroll down for the how-to, and then try it out for yourself.<p><b>1. Give your strands some texture.</b> If you have straight hair or …

What To Do With Your Hair When It's Hot, Rainy And Gross

The editors at HuffPost Style are dreading the impending thunderstorms that will ruin all the little white dress-and-sandal wearing days we've been enjoying lately. While we figure out exactly how to dress for the unpredictable warm-weather climes, our hair is another important matter that must be …

Blonde Hair Color Tips, Tricks and Photos

You've heard the old adage that gentlemen prefer blondes. Being blonde has been associated with being fun, sexy and glamorous for decades.<p>But is a …

OMG With RJS: How To: Curl Hair With A Curling Wand

OMG With RJS: How To: Curl Hair With A Curling Wand

10 Must-Follow YouTube Channels for Hair Tutorials

Hollywood stars seem to have it all — fun jobs, great wardrobes and, of course, fabulous hair. Whether it’s a fancy updo at a gala or something quick and simple to sport around town, their looks always seem effortlessly glamorous. But when it comes time for the rest of us to try and recreate those …

Hairstyling

5 Minutes, 5 Tools, 5 Easy Upstyles for Summer Hair

It finally feels like summer is almost here! I’ve been getting ready for plenty of salt water, sand and sunshine to fill my next few months. But as …

9 Secrets To Having The Hair You've Always Dreamed Of

<i>Make the most of your hair with these essential tips.</i><p><i>Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter</i> .

If You Want DIY Ombre Hair, This Is How It Should Be Done

Ombré hair may have landed on our list of trends NOT to do in 2014, but we're still seeing it everywhere. And we really started to question our reasoning when we met graphic designer Jenny Huang.<p>Huang's ombré hair isn't the over-exaggerated bleached color that looks good on no one. Her dye job is …

10 Things You Are Doing Wrong Blow-Drying Your Hair

It's time to break those bad habits.<p>Nothing beats walking out of the salon with a fresh blowout — it's almost a guarantee for a great day or night ahead. But why is it so hard to create such a look at home? It's not that it is impossible to get such a style on your own; you just have to know the …

This DIY Surf Spray Is Totally Going to Save Your Summer Hair

Fess up: Come summertime, your hairstyling routine takes a turn for the simple and uncomplicated. 80-degrees is officially too hot for blow-drying and heat-styling, and besides, that's just time wasted indoors when you could be outside enjoying the weather!<p>One of our favorite ways to add texture …

Baby Has A Bone To Pick With This Straight-Faced Bulldog

As parents everywhere already know, there's just no reasoning with a baby.<p><i>(hat tip: Tastefully Offensive)</i>

Preventing Baby-Gate Injuries

Injuries from these devices used to keep young kids safe around the house have nearly quadrupled in the last two decades. Here's how to use them correctly.<p>Baby Gate Safety: How to Prevent Injuries<p>If you have a baby gate at home, take note: A new study from researchers in the Center for Injury …

Ohio State University

Man Saves Baby Crawling Near Highway, Then Employs Creative Trick to Stop Her From Crying: ‘She Calmed Right Down’

A Georgia man is being hailed as a hero after saving a baby he saw crawling near a highway last Friday.<p>“I had seen something out of the corner of my eye, and I thought it was a baby,” Bryant Collins told WXIA-TV. “I just stopped and, when I got out, there was a baby … almost in the highway.”<p>A man …