Babies

6 surprising ways having a baby makes you a better person

Jamie Aderski had a baby in 2016 and hasn’t stopped talking about it since. Like most new moms, New York-based comedian Aderski felt lied to about the experience of having a baby. She wrote her show Cry Baby: My (Reluctant) Journey Into Motherhood, playing at Caveat on April 23, out of...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 6:27pm

Want to avoid those crying babies on planes? Here’s how

I don’t think flying is anyone’s cup of tea — it may even be worse than the subway. And we all know what it’s like to endure plane rides with crying babies on board. They’re cute, they're cuddly, but when the blood-curdling screams come out and you can't escape...

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 5:05pm

UPDATE: De Blasio signs off on bill requiring all NYC public restrooms to have diaper changing tables

Updated Jan. 9, 2018: Tuesday,   Mayor Bill de Blasio signed off on Councilman Espinal's bill requiring all public bathrooms in NYC to have diaper changing tables. It will go into effect July of this year.  "As a Dad, I know first-hand how frustrating it can be to...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 5:33pm

Kids of Nourish Baby customers likely eat better than you do

Like providing a healthy, seasonal and locally sourced meal to their kids day after day, picky eaters are the bane of nearly every parents’ existence, but one New Yorker is looking to the past to stop the struggle. “Think about what your grandmother ate, we’ve got to go back to...

Monday, July 10, 2017 - 5:06am

Here’s the weird name Benedict Cumberbatch gave his baby boy

There are now at least two young children in the word with the last name Cumberbatch, poor souls. That’s right — according to an exclusive from PEOPLE, Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter gave birth to a baby boy on March 3rd. His name? Hal Auden Cumberbatch. That’s different! I’m kind...

Monday, March 27, 2017 - 9:40pm

Cheryl and Liam Payne are cool British parents now

In case you forgot, babies are on trend. All the cool kids are doing it.Cheryl, formerly Cheryl Vernandez-Fersini, formerly Cheryl Cole, welcomed a baby boy this weekend with partner Liam Payne. You know, the one guy from One Direction. Not Zayn, or the one with the hair or the one who got arrested...

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 7:48pm

This is what Amber Tamblyn actually named her baby girl

Remember sweet baby Mustard Witch? Turns out Amber Tamblyn and husband David Cross were trolling us all with that birth announcement. Called it!Tamblyn, 33, took to Instagram to share her daughter’s real name —and a sweet letter that Hillary Clinton wrote the tot.Related: Amber Tamblyn and David...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 12:29pm

Saint West is incredibly hard to impress

Kim Kardashianrecently took to Twitter to share a couple of choice photos of her 14-month-old son, Saint West. And if he wasn't already, he's now in the running to being America's favorite baby. I mean, look at those cheeks! How could one even try to resist cheeks like those?!Me and my Sainty boo a...

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 12:24pm

It’s true: Lauryn Hill is now a grandmother

Picture this: it’s 1998. Lauryn Hill’s debut solo album, “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill” is changing your entire life. One of your favorite songs is “To Zion,” a beautiful and tender ode to Hill’s first child. Carlos Santana lends the track an understated lil’ twang. You sit in your bedroom, one...

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 1:01pm

“Today” host Hoda Kotb adopted a lil’ baby!

Hoda Kotb — yes, of the day drinking Kathie Lee and Hoda pair — has adopted a baby girl. Her name is Haley Joy and I’m very committed to what I said earlier: babies are very in this year.The 52-year-old broke the news on Instagram, simply writing “My girl #haleyjoy.”Related:All the babies: Here are...

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 12:05pm

Derek and Hannah Jeter are expecting!

Add another couple to the list!Celebrity couple #329 — I'm assuming, because everyone is pregnant at this point — Derek and Hannah Jeter are expecting their first child. The 26-year old model, formerly of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit fame, announced her pregnancy on The Player’s Tribune.The for...

Monday, February 13, 2017 - 9:30pm

David Beckham takes his kids out on the town in NYC

David Beckham had the best time with his brood in New York City.The father of four enjoyed a day out with his family this weekend, taking Brooklyn, 17, Romeo, 14, Cruz, 11 and Harper, 5 to the Natural History Museum, and snapping a bunch of cute pics for Instagram on the way.Related:OMG: Mischa...

Monday, February 13, 2017 - 12:09am

Madonna adopts twin girls from Malawi

Madonna just added two new baby girls to her brood.The 58-year-old singer has adopted four-year-old twins from Malawi, according to Yahoo News. The toddlers are from the Home of Hope orphanage in Mchinji.A couple of weeks ago, Madonna denied that she was adopting, insisting that she was only in...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 8:56pm

How cute is Olivia Wilde's baby girl?!

Finally, Olivia Wilde gives us a good glimpse at Daisy Sudeikis — and look at those damn adorable cheeks!The actress, who is married to “SNL” alum Jason Sudeikis, posted the photo of her daughter clad a cozy white sweater to Instagram over the weekend, with the caption “My wonder woman. #whyimarch...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 1:53am

Boston, New York welcome first babies of 2017: Reports

A New Year, a new life. Well, two new lives, actually.Both Boston and New York saw their first babies of 2017 just after midnight.Kennedy Lynn Schmitt, daughter of Will and Julia Schmitt of Brookline, was born at 12:01 a.m. at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, the Boston Globe reported. She...

Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 8:34am

What are the most popular baby names in NYC?

Your reign in New York City is over, Sophia.Despite topping the national list of most popular baby names for the seventh year in a row, Sophia was dethroned in New York by Olivia in 2015, the city’s Health Department announced Wednesday. Olivia was previously No. 3. Sophia, which topped the list...

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 7:46am

Sophia, Jackson still most popular baby names: BabyCenter

Expecting a baby in 2017? You may want to rethink naming your impending bundle of joy Sophia or Jackson to avoid confusion when the tykes head to school.For the seventh straight year, Sophia is the most popular name for baby girls, while Jackson has been king of the baby boys for four years running...

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 8:51pm

FDNY lieutenant running marathon to shatter silence surrounding stillbirths

Of the tens of thousands of runners expected to hit the streets in the New York City Marathon on Sunday, there is probably an equal number of reasons those participatants will tie up their laces.FDNY Lt. Mark Donohue of Battalion 47’s reason is to raise awareness about stillborn babies in the U.S....

Friday, November 4, 2016 - 7:49pm

The best kids costumes of 2016 (photos)

Leave your puffy pumpkins and witchy hats at the door. Parents these days are getting way more creative with their kids' costumes, referencing the latest Netflix hits, late pop stars and early 1990scultural phenomena. So whether you're in search of a last minute costume or want to start planning...

Monday, October 31, 2016 - 9:20pm

VIDEO: Trump 'mini me' is star of Pennsylvania rally

Shaking hands and kissing babies is part of the political process, but when Donald Trump saw a toddler dressed like the GOP candidate on Monday, he gave the audience double vision by bringing his "mini me" to the stage during a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania."Look at that guy over there!"...

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 12:49am