Celebrity Baby Blog / Guest Blog

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.

Naya Rivera pregnant blog
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.

Sophie B Hawkins blog
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.

Sophie B Hawkins blog
Courtesy Sophie B. Hawkins

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Jenna von Oy’s Blog: Moms Helping Moms

03/17/2015 at 06:30 PM ET

Celebrity blogger Jenna von Oy is a new mama — again!

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. Her book, Situation Momedy, will be released by Medallion Press this year.

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 daughters Marlowe Monroe, 4 months, and Gray Audrey, 2½.

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

In her latest blog, von Oy fills us in on her latest role- Medela Recycles ambassador!

Jenna von Oy Blog
Snow day in Nashville! – Courtesy Jenna von Oy

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Rhea Wahlberg’s Blog: Are We the Only Ones Tardy?

03/13/2015 at 01:00 PM ET

Please give a warm welcome to our newest celebrity blogger, Rhea Wahlberg!

The model, 36, recently launched her personal blog, where she writes about everything from her family and lifestyle topics to her experiences with fashion and traveling.

She and her husband, actor Mark Wahlberg, are parents to Grace, 5, Brendan, 6½, Michael, turning 9 this month, and Ella, 11.

In addition to her website, Rhea can be found on Instagram and Twitter @rheadur.

Rhea Wahlberg Blog
Courtesy Rhea Wahlberg

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