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Drew Barrymore Welcomes Daughter Frankie

04/22/2014 at 04:00 PM ET

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Drew Barrymore‘s own heart just got a little bigger: her baby girl is here!

The actress and star of the upcoming comedy, Blended, 39, and her husband, art advisor Will Kopelman, 36, welcomed their second child on Tuesday, April 22, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

“Happy to announce that today we are the proud parents of our second daughter, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman,” the couple tell PEOPLE in a statement. “Olive has a new little sister, and everyone is healthy and happy!”

After keeping much of her pregnancy with their firstborn, now 19 months, under wraps, Barrymore decided to take a different approach following her November announcement that she was expecting a second child.

“Last time I never commented on it and people just stalked me the entire time. So yes, it’s happening, it’s true. I tried to keep it a secret for as long as possible,” the Find It in Everything author told PEOPLE.
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Baby Boy on the Way for Dave Haywood

04/22/2014 at 12:20 PM ET

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The Lady Antebellum tour bus is about to get a little more crowded!

Singer-guitarist Dave Haywood and his wife, record executive Kelli Cashiola Haywood, announced via Twitter that they are expecting their first child – a son — this September.

“So excited for a new Baby A on the way in Sept! And it’s a boy!!!” Tweeted the couple, who celebrated their second wedding anniversary on April 14.

It’s a day that Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott has seen coming ever since she welcomed her daughter, Eisele Kaye, in July. The only question was which one of her bandmates — Haywood or Charles Kelley – would be next to jump on the baby bandwagon.

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Melissa Rycroft Welcomes Son Beckett Thomas

04/21/2014 at 10:50 AM ET

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What did the Easter bunny bring? A baby boy!

Melissa Rycroft welcomed her second child with husband Tye Strickland on Sunday, April 20, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.

Born in the afternoon, weighing 7 lbs., 7 oz., and measuring 19.2 inches, Beckett Thomas Strickland joins big sister Ava Grace, 3.

“This little guy has been teasing us about his arrival for the last month so it is only fitting that he surprise us with his arrival on Easter Sunday,” Rycroft says in a statement.

“He’s perfect and beautiful. Ava can’t wait for us to bring him home to be able to show us all of the big sister duties she’s been practicing.”

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Stacy Keibler Bumps It Up in Black

04/23/2014 at 02:00 PM ET

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There it is!

Tuesday night, we finally got a glimpse of Stacy Keibler‘s growing belly.

The newly-married actress and TV host, who is expecting a girl, put her bump on full display in a black BCBG Max Azria maxi dress with side cutouts at ELLE‘s Women in Music event in L.A.

And to complement her skin-baring look, Keibler rocked an edgy pompadour with smokey eyes.

A big smile is also a great accessory when you’re hitting the red carpet. And the mom-to-be has every reason to be grinning from ear to ear.

“I’m so excited for the new chapter in my life. “I’m so ready for it. I feel for the first time like I’m really fulfilled and at peace.”
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Victoria Beckham, Gisele Bündchen and More Design Mommy & Me Charity Collection for Shopbop

04/23/2014 at 10:00 AM ET

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What do you get when you ask stylish star moms (Victoria Beckham, Gisele Bündchen, Ivanka Trump) to help design a charity collection? Chic, covetable pieces that you’ll find hard not to adore.

Even better? One hundred percent of the proceeds from the limited-edition line – which incorporates two beautiful prints created by renowned Kenyan artist Wangechi Mutu – will go directly to BORNFREE, a campaign launched to eradicate the transmission of HIV from mother to baby in sub-Saharan countries by the end of 2015.

Starting today, all of the mommy and me-worthy styles will be featured exclusively on shopping site, Shopbop. Our faves so far? The matching grownup and kiddie Prada pleated skirts.
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13 Baby Products You’ll Feel Good About Buying on Earth Day

04/22/2014 at 11:00 AM ET

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It’s time to give our Earth a big bear hug!

April 22 is an annual reminder that we all need to do our part to protect our planet.

And for parents, a great place to start is by choosing earth-friendly products for our kids.

From plant-based teethers to PVC-free vegan diaper bags and toys that teach our kids about renewable energy, we’ve found a bunch of unique items that can make a world of difference.

Are you ready to be eco-conscious all 365 days of the year?

Check out our round-up of naturally awesome products below:
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Kelly Clarkson Puts a Ribbon on It in Rare Baby-Bump Pic

04/22/2014 at 10:00 AM ET

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Won’t be long now!

Kelly Clarkson, who’s expecting a baby girl with husband Brandon Blackstock, made a rare public appearance on Sunday — and showed off her growing baby bump.

The singer, 31, who is now about 30 weeks along, even accentuated her pregnancy by wearing a salmon-colored shirt with a black-and-white ribbon on the front.

“Happy Easter everybody! We celebrated on the lake today. Loving the sun, family and friends!” she wrote on Twitter.

Clarkson has been keeping a low profile in recent months, mostly staying out of the spotlight save for the occasional photo on Twitter.

She appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show back in December, where she revealed that she and her husband already had a baby name picked out (this was before she even knew she was having a girl) and said it hadn’t been a great pregnancy to that point.

After finding out it’s a girl, she wrote on Twitter: “I knew it! Only a girl could cause this much drama with all this vomiting ha!”

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Gwen Stefani Steps Out 6 Weeks After Baby

04/21/2014 at 04:00 PM ET

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There’s No Doubt about it: Gwen Stefani is one of Hollywood’s most stylish moms.

And like every smart fashionista, she knows there’s no shame in repeating outfits.

That’s why we weren’t surprised when Stefani, 44, stepped out on April 13 and April 14 in sky-high heels paired with the black version of the HATCH Collection jumpsuit she wore while pregnant with son Apollo Bowie Flynn.

The new mom, who welcomed her little boy on Feb. 28, first wore the denim version with black booties last November.

Now that’s what we call versatile maternity wear.

Also not surprising? Stefani rocking out during a surprise performance with Pharrell Williams at Coachella the same weekend — her first public appearance since giving birth.
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Savannah Guthrie Is Loving Her Maternity Jeans

04/21/2014 at 03:00 PM ET

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At five months pregnant, Savannah Guthrie is already learning about the wonders of maternity wear.

“I did discover maternity jeans, and I’m going to be writing a song to maternity jeans later — it’s forthcoming off my upcoming album — called ‘Exhale,’ ” she joked to PEOPLE at The Hollywood Reporter’s 35 Most Powerful People in Media party Wednesday.

Sure, stretchy clothes are a pregnancy perk, but the Today show host knows the child she’s carrying is the real blessing.

“I just can’t wait to meet this little baby. I wonder all the time, ‘Who are you?’ ‘What are you going to be like?’ ” she said “I just feel it’s such a privilege to get a chance to raise a little human being, and I hope we do it well.”

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