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May 23, 1985
While that newborn baby is still a few more weeks away from making his or her long-awaited arrival, it's not too soon to begin making plans to celebrate. How about a baby shower? An artistically decorated table featuring delicate hues of pale yellow, pink and blue, adorned with fragrant fresh flowers and animal baby centerpieces, is a perfect salute to the mother-to-be. Besides which, a party is fun. Just imagine the look on the surprised honoree's face when she arrives.
September 30, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Gwen Stefani is reportedly pregnant with her third child. And if she isn't, we definitely regret all those beckoning "baby bump" headlines we're seeing. Perhaps she of the washboard abs just put on some weight or is favoring less form-fitting clothes these days? The No Doubt songstress was said to be with child in early September, according to several outlets, but has yet to officially confirm the news. However, that hasn't stopped speculators from homing in on her belly. PHOTOS: The Hollywood baby boom "It's very new, and they just found out," an insider told Us Weekly this month.
August 22, 2009 | Nicole Santa Cruz
A Torrance hospital held a baby shower this week for an unlikely addition: A 7-pound robotic baby named Simantha. The $35,000 baby "born" May 30 will serve as an educational tool for students and staff members in the clinical skills lab at Torrance Memorial Medical Center. Simantha joins three robotic adults: Stan D. Ardman (a play on the phrase "standard man"), Brittnay and Jake, who is called Jessica when staff members use her as a female. John Edwards, the clinical skills simulation technician who runs the lab and maintains the robots, was beaming like a proud father at the baby shower, he said.
June 15, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are officially parents! After a closely watched pregnancy, Kardashian has given birth to a baby girl, according to several reports. The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" star, 32, and the Grammy-winning rapper, 36, welcomed their baby girl at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, according to TMZ, People , E! and Us Weekly. The baby came about a month early, as the E! reality star's due date was reported to be July 11 or thereabouts. PHOTOS: Meet the Kardashians "Kim had her baby," a hospital source told Us . "She's five weeks early.
January 17, 2014 | By Michelle Maltais
Forget bellycasting or that barefoot glamour photo shoot on the beach to commemorate your pregnancy. And who needs a cast of tiny post-natal footprints? Now you can print your fetus into a figurine.  "Imagine holding your baby before he or she is born," reads the website of 3D Babies, a company that promises to bring your not-yet-fully-formed baby to life. The process is simple enough. 3D Babies takes your 3D or 4D sonograms, tweaks them a bit digitally and then renders that tiny growing cherub into a plastic doll via 3D printing.  The babies come in three sizes -- an 8-inch life-size, a 4-inch half-size and a 2-inch mini -- with a choice of three shades: light, medium or dark.
May 1, 2012 | By Christie D'Zurilla
Jessica Simpson's baby girl has finally arrived, meeting her mom and daddy Eric Johnson for the first time Tuesday morning in L.A. Maxwell Drew Johnson weighed in at 9 pounds, 13 ounces, and measured 21¾ inches, according to the announcement on Simpson's official website , which pronounced the couple “elated” to share the baby news. "We are so grateful for all of the love, support and prayers we have received," the couple said. "This has been the greatest experience of our lives!
June 6, 2013 | By Christie DZurilla
Late last month Rob Kardashian settled a civil suit with a paparazzo he allegedly assaulted in March after she snapped him shirtless at a gym - and on Thursday, the criminal charges stemming from the incident have reportedly been dropped as well, leaving the reality-TV fixture in the clear. Photographer Andra Viak did not want to pursue a couple of misdemeanor counts Kardashian was charged with in early May, according to TMZ , so the judge let them go by the wayside. Prosecutors reportedly were not pleased.
February 19, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Mario Lopez's wife Courtney is pregnant! This will be the second baby for the "Extra" host and his wife, who were married last December in Punta Mita, Mexico. The baby announcement was made on Lopez's show, which tapes daily at the Grove in Los Angeles, when his 2-year-old daughter Gia Francesca was seen wearing a T-shirt that said "Big Sister Gia. " A baby shower for the couple followed, according to "Extra. " PHOTOS: The Hollywood baby boom "I am the happiest father in the world," said Lopez, 39. "We cannot wait to welcome baby Lopez number two into our lives.
June 3, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Bruce Jenner is making some out-of-context comments about stepdaughter Kim Kardashian's beau, Kanye West.  The rapper hasn't been around much, the Olympic gold medalist and Kardashian patriarch, 63, told Extra last Friday. "Actually, I have only met him once," he added, laughing. "He's never … he's not around. He was in Paris the whole time writing, and he just hasn't been around. " It's true, West has spent quite a bit of time in the City of Light prepping his upcoming album.
June 13, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Jamie-Lynn Sigler is one brave woman. She has no problems wearing a bikini while pregnant and being photographed in it - and actually prefers to be with child if she is going to be captured wearing said swimsuit. "I would probably not be caught in a bikini otherwise, but when you're pregnant, it is what it is!" the actress told People at her baby shower Wednesday. "However your body's carrying is how your body's carrying. " A tiny human being, baby weight, last night's dinner, a lifetime's worth of dessert?
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