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Google+ Redesign: This Week in Social Media

Shares 2K<p>Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you <b>stay up to date with social media</b>, here are some of the news …

Going Public Made Facebook a Much Better Company

It's easy to forget how sky-high expectations were for the Facebook IPO. The day before the company went public, some investors reasonably assumed …

Marriage Equality Isn’t My Fight, Or So I’ve Been Told

For months people have asked me:<p><b>Why do you give a damn about gay marriage, Kelly?</b><p>I have heard things like:<p><b>What does it matter to you?</b><p>And I’ve sat …

Cool Name of the Week: Keira

Actress Keira Knightley tied the knot over the weekend, with musician James Righton—and wore the most divine short little wedding dress (take a look!). While I liked her in <i>Pirates of the Caribbean,</i> her short vignette in <i>Love Actually</i>, as the newlywed who is the object of affection for the best …

Hispanic Flavored Baby Foods Produced By Goya And Beech-Nut

Recognizing that Latina moms want their babies to taste authentic flavors, Beech-Nut Nutrition and Goya Foods Inc. have teamed to launch a new line of Hispanic-flavored baby foods.<p>The joint announcement was made this week by Beech-Nut President Jeff Boutelle and Bob Unanue, president of Goya …

5 Fresh Baby Shower Game Ideas

1<p>Wish Upon a Star<p>Have a picture of your baby's first ultrasound photo in large white matting. Ask each guest write a wish for the new little one and …

Baby Food Jar Candle Display

Laura at Make Life Lovely turned leftover baby food jars into a lovely outdoor tea light display. This would be a lovely addition to a garden party. …

I Heart HGTV Blog

June 30<p>Who doesn't love a party that revolves around melted butter?<p>June 30<p>Mom, can you send us off to camp, please?<p>June 29<p>This is for the …

Food and beverage companies ranked by nutrition

Danone, Unilever and Nestlé are top companies on new nutrition index ranking.<p>Danone, Unilever and Nestlé — companies that produce everything from frozen dinners to iced tea to baby food and ice cream — are the three best large firms worldwide when it comes to offering products that address both the …

CDC: Baby, Toddler Foods Alarmingly High in Sodium

The foods that many American babies and toddlers are eating contains too much sodium, according to new information compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and presented to a scientific meeting of the American Heart Association. Consuming too much sodium can lead to elevated risk …

Some Toddler Foods Come With A Megadose Of Salt

Feeding toddlers can be a challenge, so it's easy to see the lure of prepackaged favorites like mac and cheese. But many of those foods deliver startlingly high amounts of sodium, some with three times more than recommended in a single serving, according to a new survey.<p>The offenders include not …

Beyond Baby Food

Find a second use for those cute baby-food jars.<p><b>What you'll need:</b> Disposable cup, spoon, water, Mod Podge, food coloring, baby-food jars, cookie sheet, wax paper, aluminum foil, oven mitt, napkins, scissors, ribbon, hot-glue gun, battery-powered candle, hammer, nail, acrylic paint, candy, lollipop, …

A 'worrisome' risk: Most babies are fed solid food too soon, study finds

Most mothers may be starting their infants on solid foods months sooner than specialists recommend, mistakenly believing their children are old enough to graduate from breast milk or formula – but many say they’re simply following doctors’ orders, according to a study published today.<p>Parents should …

Most Babies Eat Solid Food too Soon, Study Says

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that babies be fed only formula or breast milk until they are 6 months old, but more than 90 percent of mothers are offering solid food to their babies earlier than that, with 40 percent offering solids before 4 months, according to a new study by the …

North Reading Mom Launches Organic Baby Food Company

Sarah Washburn worked with another mom to launch an organic baby food delivery company.<p>North Reading mom Sarah Washburn worked with another mom, …

Baby Food Companies Sued Over Lead

Some of the biggest makers of baby food are facing a lawsuit from an environmental group that seeks to force them to label their products as …

Baby food makers are sued over lead warning

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The nation's largest baby food makers face a lawsuit by an environmental group aimed at forcing them to alert consumers that some products contains low amounts of lead.<p>The case scheduled for trial Monday will determine whether they should put warning labels on products sold in …

Baby Food Pouches, Yay or Nay?

Pouches are the newest baby-food trend—but not all experts are buying it.<p>Baby food used to be as predictable as a jar of strained pears, but these …

Big Data Gets Bigger: Now Google Trends Can Predict The Market

Yesterday three economists, (Tobias Preis of Warwick Business School in the U.K., Helen Susannah Moat of University College London, and H. Eugene Stanley of Boston University) published an eye-opening paper that said Google Trends data was useful in predicting daily price moves in the Dow Jones …

Does Twitter's #Music Launch Mean Big Business Or Big Blip?

Twitter #Music has now been live to the public for one full week. It’s no question that the social network is attempting to solidify a niche as the number one network for the music industry. The question is, is it working?<p>The new standalone music discovery service, available as both an iPhone app …

Twitter and Facebook Are Poised to Challenge YouTube

U.S. advertisers will spend $4.14 billion on digital video this year, according to eMarketer estimates. Yet while Twitter and Facebook are among the …