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Jackson Rathbone Welcomes Daughter Presley Bowie

05/31/2016 at 07:00 PM ET

Jackson Rathbone Welcomes Daughter Presley Bowie
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Jackson Rathbone is a dad again!

The former Twilight star, 31, and his wife Sheila Hafsadi welcomed their second child, a baby girl, on Tuesday, May 31, he announced on social media.

Daughter Presley Bowie Rathbone weighed in at 8 lbs., 2 oz.

“Today!! Our daughter is born!! Welcomed into the world at 8:38 a.m. with love & joy,” Rathbone tweeted along with a photo of the proud parents moments after their newborn’s arrival.

In March, Rathbone announced there was another baby on the way when he posted a black-and-white throwback photo of his wife during her first pregnancy on Instagram. In the sweet snap, his wife is all smiles as she shows off her baby belly in a bikini while sitting at a table across from the actor.

“#tbt to our first pregnancy. 8-9 months in this [photo] by @iamnikkireed. Now we’re 7 months along! #pregnantagain yay!” he wrote alongside the picture.

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Jena Malone Welcomes Son Ode Mountain

05/31/2016 at 02:50 PM ET

Jena Malone and her boyfriend Ethan DeLorenzo are singing with joy this week – they’re officially parents to a baby boy.

The couple welcomed son Ode Mountain DeLorenzo Malone over the weekend, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 actress announced on Instagram Tuesday.

“The best weekend of our lives,” Malone, 31, wrote alongside a black-and-white photo of the family. “What an incredible blessing to be chosen by this amazing, kind, gentle and beautiful soul to be his parents.”

She added, “Humbled and in complete awe that we get to experience the most ancient and transcendent love that exists.”

Jena Malone
Source: Jena Malone/Instagram

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Ashley Jones Welcomes Son Hayden Joel

05/31/2016 at 07:45 PM ET

Ashley Jones is a mom!

The former star of The Bold and the Beautiful gave birth to a baby boy on Tuesday, May 24, she confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

Born at 7:06 p.m., son Hayden Joel Henricks weighed 7 lbs., 9 oz. and measured 21 inches long. He joins big brother Huck, 4, husband Joel Henricks‘ son from a previous relationship.

“Holding our first child the minute he arrived was the most mesmerizing, perfect moment,” Jones tells PEOPLE. “Everyone says it, but they say it for a reason: my heart bursts with joy and love. I feel this deep need to protect.”

Ashley Jones Welcomes Son Hayden Joel
Courtesy Jones Henricks Family

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Jaime King Launches New Gender-Neutral Kids’ Clothing Line

05/31/2016 at 05:30 PM ET

Jaime King is breaking down barriers.

The Hart of Dixie star is teaming up with children’s clothing retailer Gardner and the Gang, led by Kristin Nystrom, to design the Gardner and the Gang ♥ Jaime King Collection: a socially and environmentally aware, gender-fluid clothing brand that aims to make children feel empowered and accepted.

“We have set limitations upon our children and babies, whether that be consciously or subconsciously. Somewhere along the line of ‘dos and don’ts,’ we relegated children into little boxes that are so restrictive,” King, 37, tells PEOPLE exclusively of her inspiration behind the collaboration.

The actress and model adds: “Somehow, the world decided that boys belong in blue and girls belong in pink and anything other than that is weird or strange and in some ways frowned upon — as if allowing a boy to wear purple or hot pink is steering them in the wrong direction.”

Jaime King Gardner and the Gang 1
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Kate Hudson on Preteen Son Ryder’s Changing Hormones: ‘It Makes for So Much Comedy!’

05/31/2016 at 05:15 PM ET

Chelsea Handler‘s brand-new Netflix talk show Chelsea only premiered a few weeks ago, but the hostess has already had some pretty high-profile mom guests. Among them? Drew Barrymore, Gwyneth Paltrow — and now, Kate HudsonMayim Bialik and Malin Akerman.

In a clip from the newest episode of her show, premiering Wednesday, Handler sits down with the actresses over dinner to hear about what it’s like to be a mom to tween boys.

“I’m loving the preteen [experience],” says 37-year-old Hudson, whose son with ex-husband Chris Robinson of The Black Crowes is 12-year-old Ryder Russell.

She adds with a laugh, “His hormonal moods are so fun for me, because it makes for so much comedy!”

Chelsea Handler Mayim Bialik Kate Hudson
Courtesy Netflix

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Joey McIntyre on How NKOTB’s Fan Base Has Grown: ‘Now So Many Fans Are Parents, Just Like Me’

05/31/2016 at 03:55 PM ET

He’s (still) got “The Right Stuff”!

Joey McIntyre might be best known as the youngest member of late-’80s/early-’90s boy band New Kids on the Block — a group that is still selling tickets like hotcakes to this day — but his most important role is definitely as dad to daughter Kira Katherine, 5, and sons Griffin Thomas, 8½, and Rhys Edward, 6.

In a PEOPLE-exclusive sneak peek for the newest season of Rock This Boat: New Kids on the Block, McIntyre talks about how great the feeling is that the group’s fans have grown right along with them not only in age, but in big life milestones — like starting a family.

My wife [Barrett] and I started having kids around the same time the New Kids got back together,” McIntyre, 43, says. “So [over] the last eight years, between the tours and the cruises, [things] have been … a little bit hectic, to say the least!”

Joey McIntyre Kids Exclusive
Courtesy Pop

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Ivanka Trump on How Fast Son Theo Is Growing: ‘Can You Believe It?!’

05/31/2016 at 03:05 PM ET

The work is never done for mom of three Ivanka Trump — but that doesn’t mean she can’t pause to take (and share!) gorgeous family photos.

The businesswoman and former model took to Instagram Friday to post new professional photos of herself and children: Arabella Rose, 4½; Joseph Frederick, 2½ and Theodore James, 8 weeks.

“My baby boy is two months old, can you believe it?!” Trump, 34, captioned one photo of herself holding her newest son. “Little Theodore was only eight days old in this photo. ♥”

Ivanka Trump Theodore 8 weeks
Dawn Sela Photography

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Halle Berry Shares Sweet Video of Her Kids on Memorial Day

05/31/2016 at 12:45 PM ET

Halle Berry may be new to Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest, but it looks like she has the artistic — and familial — sides of social media down.

The X-Men: Days of Future Past actress, 49, took to Instagram Monday to post a sweet clip of her two kids: daughter Nahla Ariela, 8, and son Maceo-Robert, 2½.  The siblings are shown embracing each other, with Nahla twirling flowers while her little brother looks on.

“Picking flowers and remembering those who have lost their lives,” Berry captioned the soundless video, ending her text accompaniment, “♥ us.”

Halle Berry Kids Instagram
Source: Halle Berry/Instagram; Inset:Kevin Mazur/Getty

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Courtney Stodden Shows Off Growing Baby Bump ‘with a Smile’

05/31/2016 at 12:00 PM ET

Courtney Stodden is having a very playful pregnancy!

The reality TV personality shared a video on Instagram on Monday evening in which she shows off her growing baby bump — with a smiley face drawn on — while dancing by a pool in a black bikini.

“Embracing these insane body changes with a smile lol #pregnant #babybump,” Stodden, 21, captioned the fun video.

Courtney Stodden pregnant baby bump
Courtney Stodden/Instagram

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