Author Archives: Francoise Shirley

2011 Holiday Gift Guides for Everyone on Your List

Good news for all you procrastinators out there. Our friends at Lil Sugar have got you covered with their 2011 gift guides, including suggestions on what to pick up for the eco-friendly cook, your beauty obsessed pal, and even your … »» Read the article

‘RHOBH’ Camille Grammer’s Beauty Secrets Exposed

Love her or loathe her, RHOBH star Camille Grammar is undeniably GORGEOUS for a woman her age. Our friends at The Stir got the skinny on Camille’s fabulous looks via her make up artist and BFF Dedra Whitt. Dedra had … »» Read the article

It’s Mocktail Hour

Even though you need to party smart while you’re expecting, you can still mingle, nibble and raise your glass to the holidays. To help, our friends at Fitpregnancy gathered some glamorous and tasty “mocktail” recipes from one of the country’s … »» Read the article

Check Out the Best Maternity Jeans

Our friends at MomFinds had a mission that was clear and simple: find the best-fitting, figure-flattering maternity jeans. Whether you’re short or tall, petite or full-figured, a big spender or a thrifty chick, they found the best maternity jeans on … »» Read the article

Year in Review: All the Kardashian Kraziness

Engagements, weddings, divorces, babies, product launches, books, acting debuts, runways, dancing competitions … the Kardashian Klan did more in 2011 than most people do in their entire lives. Check out all the drama and pics over at Toofab.

Vote for Your Favorite Tweeting Mama at LilSugar

Holy tweeting mamas, Batman! The past year saw celebrity parents take to Twitter in record numbers to share everything from mundane parental and pregnancy complaints to the exciting introduction of their precious lil ones to the world. Whether you appreciate … »» Read the article

Fairy Castle & Shopping Spree Giveaway from Totsy-$450 Value!

Totsy is in that holiday spirit and we couldn’t be more thrilled! Not only does Totsy offer top-name brands at very affordable prices, but as a gift to their fans, Totsy is also giving away a Fairy Castle from Le … »» Read the article

The Fashionista’s Gift Guide-Win It!

What to get the style conscious fashionista on your list? Toofab‘s style squad has surfed the net and compiled the five most fashionista-worthy gifts. From flirty jewelry to rhinestone encrusted stiletto heels, this year’s must-haves are truly standouts. Toofab is … »» Read the article

Momfinds: Best Diaper Bags for Moms

Diaper bags have come a long way over the years! Our friends over at Momfinds have come up with the BEST of the BEST; from functional to fashionable, stylish or chic, check out the latest new designs and brands.

Spotted: Selma Blair Rocking a Hip New Diaper Bag

Our friends at Momfinds spotted Selma Blair running errands with her beautiful baby boy, Arthur. She’s carrying a stylish new diaper bag that looks like it was designed by Missoni. It wasn’t, but it IS a designer bag. Find out … »» Read the article

These Moms Didn’t Let Their Single Status Stop Them from Adopting

Our friends at YourTango recently found new research that revealed that even if a woman never gets married, there’s still a 44 percent chance that she will have a baby at some point in her life. It seems that famous … »» Read the article

From FitPregnancy: Dancing Queen Ricki Lake is on a Mission

Over the years, Ricki Lake seems to have done it all, as an actress, talk show host, documentary filmmaker, author and, most recently, a major hit with TV audiences on ABC’s Dancing With the Stars. But her real passion is … »» Read the article

Special Subscription Offer from Parent & Child

Scholastic Parent & Child magazine knows that motherhood is a role of a lifetime. But we also understand that mom defines herself as so much more. Our creative content helps mom nurture, support, and advocate for her whole family both … »» Read the article

Show us how much you “like” The Mom Online!‏

Pssst…have you heard? Celebrity Baby Scoop’s newest partner, The Mom Online is the online resource for busy moms and caregivers. Moms and parents will love articles such as making books with your child, peanut free solutions for kids, and how … »» Read the article

Giveaway: Back to School Gifts Worth $200 and Discount Code from Totsy

Even celeb moms have to deal with the pressure of getting their kids ready to go back to school. We are all muddled down in school supply lists, vaccination forms and making sure our Pre-K kids are potty trained (oh, … »» Read the article

Scootertraffic: New Website for Moms & Dads with Preschoolers

One of our favorite websites for moms is StrollerTraffic, a free weekly email for city moms with babies and toddlers. So we were excited to hear they’re launching a sister site, ScooterTraffic, for the pre-school set. They’ll be be covering … »» Read the article

Pint Size Social and Their New Pop Up Shop

Pint Size Social is an online lifestyle destination for the entire family. Designed for stylish, in-the-know parents, pint size social keeps you plugged in to all things cool and kid-friendly. Their free weekly newsletter features everything from interviews with favorite … »» Read the article

Giveaway: 10 Nancy O’Dell Ashby Series Baby Books from Creative Memories

Entertainment Tonight’s Nancy O’ Dell recently sat down with Celebrity Baby Scoop to talk about her beautiful baby scrapbooking line from Creative Memories. Now, she’s giving away Ashby Series baby boy or baby girl quick albums to 10 lucky Celebrity … »» Read the article

Win Celeb-worthy Mother’s Day Gifts and Get a Discount Code from Totsy

What are celebrity moms in Hollywood getting this year for Mother’s Day? Well, we don’t officially know for sure, but we’re putting our bets on celeb-fave jewelry designers Delicate Raymond (think gold initial necklaces seen on Carrie Underwood and Tori … »» Read the article

A Diaper Bag a Day Throughout the Month of May

Mother’s Day is great and all, but one day of appreciation out of every 365 isn’t a whole heck of a lot. That’s why our friends at Pregnancy & Newborn are dedicating the entire month of May to celebrating motherhood. … »» Read the article

Giveaway: Cariboo Bassinet Contest and Discount Code from Totsy

Someone in Hollywood is always pregnant, having a baby, adopting or throwing birthday parties for their little bundles of red-carpet royalty! We know…because it’s our job! But, unlike the celebs we’re all obsessed with- we die for a deal or … »» Read the article

Your Nursing Lingerie Does Not Have to Be Drab With You! Lingerie

You! Lingerie brings beautiful high fashion, playful and luxurious breastfeeding lingerie to stylish moms at an affordable price. The mission of You! Lingerie is to make breastfeeding mommies and mommies-to-be feel confident and look beautiful every day, even with the … »» Read the article

PureWow: The Best in Culture, Fashion, Travel, Tech & More

If you’re anything like us, you want to be “in the know” but don’t have a tremendous amount of time to devote to keeping up with the latest and greatest. PureWow is a new, free, daily lifestyle email and website … »» Read the article

Get Baby Dressed in Seconds with Smart Close Outfits from Magnificent Baby

Magnificent Baby’s mission is to save parents and their babies stress at changing time with its line of magnetic-fastening line of Smart Close infant’s wear. Dress baby warmer and faster, in literally seconds. The entire collection is especially helpful during … »» Read the article

Lollacup Sippy Cups: Helping Toddlers Learn to Use a Straw

If you’re like most moms, you can never have enough sippy cups. But once you and your child experience the Lollacup, you won’t ever want to replace it. Lollacup’s modern and whimsical, animal-shaped cup appeals to children and adults alike … »» Read the article