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DeAnna Pappas Stagliano’s Blog: Babies, Blowouts and Breastfeeding – on a Plane!

07/28/2014 at 08:45 PM ET

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Thanks for welcoming DeAnna Pappas Stagliano!

The real estate agent and Bachelor alum, 32, was one of two finalists on Brad Womack‘s first season before headlining The Bachelorette, where she chose Jesse Csincsak.

Although the engagement didn’t work out, she met Stephen Stagliano through his twin brother Michael, who was a contestant on Jillian Harris‘ season.

After getting engaged in August 2010, Pappas and Stagliano tied the knot in October 2011 in Georgia.

In August 2013, the couple announced that they were expecting their first child. Daughter Addison Marie arrived on Feb. 6 of this year.

Pappas Stagliano can be found @DeAnnaPappas on Twitter and @DeAnnaStag on Instagram.
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Jenna von Oy’s Blog: Life After Celebrity Wife Swap

07/16/2014 at 12:30 PM ET

Look who’s back — it’s celebrity blogger Jenna von Oy!

Best known for her roles as Six on Blossom and Stevie on The Parkers, von Oy is also a musician who has released two albums and is currently working on two books, including a fictional novel for young adults.

von Oy, 37, wed Brad Bratcher on Oct. 10, 2010, and resides in Nashville with her husband and five dogs.

The couple are parents to daughter Gray Audrey, 2, and are expecting their second child — another girl! — in early November.

You can find her on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @JennavonOy, as well as posting on her weekly blog, The Cradle Chronicles.

In her latest blog, von Oy reflects on her Celebrity Wife Swap experience and realizes there’s no place like home.

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Poppy Montgomery’s Blog: The Perils of Playing the Baby Name Game

07/14/2014 at 02:15 PM ET

Look who’s back (and pregnant!) — it’s Poppy Montgomery.

Best known for starring as Samantha Spade on Without a Trace, she’s back as Det. Carrie Wells for the third season of Unforgettable, airing Sundays at 9 p.m. on CBS.

The actress is expecting her second child — a boy! — with husband Shawn Sanford in the fall. The couple are already parents to daughter Violet Grace, 14 months.

Montgomery is also mother to son Jackson Phillip, 6½, from her previous relationship with Adam Kaufman, as well as stepmom to Braydon, 8, and Haley, 11.

She can be found on Twitter @PoppyMontgomery and Instagram @therealpoppymontgomery.

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Our Disney wedding photo! Jackson being held by his godfather, David, me, Shawn holding Violet, Braydon and Haley – Courtesy Poppy Montgomery

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Marla Sokoloff’s Blog: Mastering the Art of Letting Go

06/30/2014 at 09:00 AM ET

A warm welcome back to our celebrity blogger Marla Sokoloff!

Since audiences first got to know her at age 12 as Gia on Full House, Sokoloff has had many memorable TV roles — Jody on Party of Five, Lucy on The Practice, Claire onDesperate Housewives — as well as turns on the big screen in Whatever It TakesDude, Where’s My Car? and Sugar & Spice.

Sokoloff, 33, most recently played Dani on ABC Family’s The Fosters

She wed her husband, music composer Alec Puro, in November 2009 and the couple — plus pup Coco Puro — make their home in Los Angeles.

You can find Sokoloff, now mom to 2-year-old daughter Elliotte Anneon Twitter and Instagram.

Marla Sokoloff Blog First trip to Disneyland! – Courtesy Marla Sokoloff

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Catherine Bell’s Blog: Finding the Balance In My Busy Life

06/27/2014 at 07:45 PM ET

Look who’s back – it’s Catherine Bell

Best known for her roles on JAG and Army Wivesthe actress will next star in The Good Witch’s Wonder.

She is mom to son Ronan, 3½, and daughter Gemma, 11.

Bell, 45, can also be found on Facebook Twitter @reallycb and Instagram @therealcatherinebell.

In her latest blog, the actress catches us up on her busy life as a mom to two kids.

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Lauren Holly’s Blog: The Gassy, Greasy, Geeky Truth of Tween Boys

06/25/2014 at 08:00 PM ET

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We can’t get enough of Lauren Holly‘s hilarious blogs — and she’s back for one more!

Best known for her roles in Dumb and Dumber and on NCIS and Picket Fences, the actress, 50, is currently starring on Motive, airing Wednesdays at 10 p.m. on ABC.

In addition to her acting career, Holly is also mom to sons Azer, 12, George, 11, and Henry, 10, with husband Francis Greco.

She can be found on Facebook and Twitter@LaurenHolly.

In her blog, Holly tries to get to the bottom of what being a tween boy really means — and warns girls this too will pass.

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Jenna von Oy’s Blog: I’m Back – with Secrets to Spill!

06/18/2014 at 12:00 PM ET

Look who’s back — it’s celebrity blogger Jenna von Oy!

Best known for her roles as Six on Blossom and Stevie on The Parkers, von Oy is also a musician who has released two albums and is currently working on two books, including a fictional novel for young adults.

von Oy, 37, wed Brad Bratcher on Oct. 10, 2010, and resides in Nashville with her husband and five dogs.

They welcomed their first child, daughter Gray Audrey, in May 2012. She is now 2 years old.

You can find her on Facebook and Twitter @JennavonOy, as well as posting on her weekly blog, The Cradle Chronicles.

In her latest blog, von Oy reveals where she’s been the past few months — and shares some pretty big (and exciting!) news.

Jenna von Oy Pregnant Expecting Second Child Our Celebrity Wife Swap family photo – Mark Levine/ABC

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