Celebrity Baby Blog / Guest Blog

Molly Mesnick’s Blog: Riley Turns Two – with Minnie Mouse!

05/15/2015 at 11:00 AM ET

Jason and Molly Mesnick‘s baby girl has reached a major milestone: she’s 2! 

The couple celebrated their daughter Riley Anne‘s second birthday with a Mickey and Minnie Mouse-themed bash on March 14 in Washington.

Joined by family and friends, the guest of honor — who dressed the part in a Minnie dress and matching ears! — enjoyed playing with her pals, making her own hair accessories and noshing on the red and black spread of sweet treats.

In her guest blog for PEOPLE, the proud mama is recapping all the festivities, plus her thoughts on Chris Soules and fiancée Whitney and that gorgeous new sparkler she’s sporting on her finger!

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Sage Steele’s Blog: No, I’m Not the Nanny

05/08/2015 at 04:00 PM ET

Please give a warm welcome to one-time guest blogger, Sage Steele!

In addition to hosting NBA Countdown on ESPN and ABC, the sportscaster is also the face of Mixed Chicks, a line of products that tailor to curly hair.

Steele, 43, and her husband, stay-at-home dad Jonathan Bailey, are the proud parents of daughters Evan, 9, and Quinn, 13, and son Nicholas, 11.

You can find the mom of three on Facebook and Twitter @sagesteele.

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Naya Rivera’s Blog: My Fabulous First Trimester

05/07/2015 at 12:45 PM ET

Please welcome our newest celebrity blogger, Naya Rivera!

The actress is most known for playing Santana Lopez on Glee and has also had roles on The Bernie Mac Show and in At the Devil’s Door. She’ll next appear on the new season of Devious Maids, premiering in June.

Rivera, 28, and Justified actor Ryan Dorsey, 31, tied the knot in July 2014 during a destination wedding in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

In February, the couple surprised fans with a special announcement: they’re expecting their first child!

In addition to her personal blog, you can also find the mom-to-be on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @NayaRivera.

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Courtesy Naya Rivera

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Sophie B. Hawkins’ Blog: Making the Decision to Become a Mother – Again

04/22/2015 at 03:00 PM ET

Sophie B. Hawkins will soon be a mama of two.

The singer/songwriter, who is best known for her hits “Damn, I Wish I Was Your Lover” and “As I Lay Me Down,” has also starred in Room 105 and on Community.

Already mom to 6-year-old son Dashiell, Hawkins, 50, is pregnant with her second child — a girl! — after being implanted with her own frozen embryo.

You can find her on InstagramFacebook and Twitter @therealsophieb.

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Courtesy Sophie B. Hawkins

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Marla Sokoloff’s Blog: Sharing Olive’s (Early!) Birth Story

04/14/2015 at 01:00 PM ET

Celebrity blogger Marla Sokoloff is a new mama again!

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 on Desperate Housewives — as well as turns on the big screen in Whatever It TakesDude, Where’s My Car? and Sugar & Spice.

Sokoloff, 34, most recently played Dani on ABC Family’s The Fosters and also starred in a two-episode arc on Grey’s Anatomy.

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

On March 13, they welcomed their second child, Olive Mae, a sibling for 3-year-old daughter Elliotte Anne.

You can find Sokoloff on Twitter and Instagram.

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Finally leaving the hospital! – Courtesy Puro Family

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Ashley Williams’s Blog: Why I Decided to Have a Home Birth

03/30/2015 at 05:30 PM ET

The path to parenthood was full of decisions for actress Ashley Williams, like whether to deliver at the hospital or have a home birth.

And as she considered her options for welcoming her son into the world, Williams, a certified doula, knew there was one place she wanted to give birth: at home with husband Neal Dodson and a trusted birthing team by her side.

On Oct. 5, the couple became parents to baby boy Gus, who was born at home on the living room floor, surrounded by Williams’ strong support system.

Following the release of a recent study on home births, the new mom and star of the upcoming Jim Gaffigan Show, 36, is sharing six questions other parents should consider when putting together their own birthing plans.

She can be found on Twitter at @imthesmash.

Ashley Williams Dodson pregnant Neal and Ashley Williams Dodson – Courtesy photo

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Sophie B. Hawkins’s Blog: Nurturing My Son’s Sustainable Heart

03/20/2015 at 01:00 PM ET

Please welcome our newest celeb blogger, Sophie B. Hawkins!

The singer/songwriter, who is best known for her hits “Damn, I Wish I Was Your Lover” and “As I Lay Me Down,” has also starred in Room 105 and on Community.

Already mom to 6-year-old son Dashiell, Hawkins, 50, is pregnant with her second child — a girl! — after being implanted with her own frozen embryo.

You can find her on InstagramFacebook and Twitter @therealsophieb.

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Courtesy Sophie B. Hawkins

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