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15 Delightful Summer Desserts For Your Memorial Day Cookout

by Ashley Jones

Beat the heat with something sweet.

Celebrity

Jelly Roll's Teen Daughter Got Caught Sneaking Out & The TikTok Is Hilarious

by Jen McGuire

“Grounded for life.”

Add to queue

The Internet Can't Stop Listening To This Catchy Rap Song By A Group Of Irish Kids

by Jen McGuire

Could this be the song of the summer?

Books

Tiffany Jewell On Racism In Our Education System And Why She’s Hopeful For The Future

by Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs

“I want educators and caregivers to know that our stories are unique, but we've all experienced very similar things no matter where we've been in our schooling journeys.”

Peace, Love, & Tie-Dye

28 Summer Tie-Dye Crafts

by Ashley Jones

Make a mess and have a great time doing it.

News

Drowning Deaths Among Kids In The U.S. Are Rising For The First Time In Years

by Jen McGuire

The CDC reports that 40 million Americans don’t know how to swim and stresses the importance of making swim lessons accessible to everyone.

Ready, Set, Grill!

23 Make-Ahead Cookout Sides For Memorial Day

by Ashley Jones

Pop one of these in your fridge now and you’ll be ready for Monday.

Celebrity

Paris Hilton Reveals What She Plans To Be “Strict” With As A Mom As Her Kids Get Older

by Jen McGuire

“I never thought I’d say this, but I’m going to be the strict mom,”

Exclusive

Jessica Biel Is Done Being A “Cool Girl” About Periods

by Jamie Kenney

After years of laughing off misogyny and body shaming, the actress wrote a children’s book to explain periods to kids, including her sons.

Celebrity

Kris Jenner Had Khloé Kardashian Drive Her Siblings To School When She Was Only 14

by Jen McGuire

And also got her to be the designated driver on the freeway.

Viral

This Mom On TikTok Is Going Viral After Visiting A Cemetery For Baby Name Ideas

by Katie McPherson

Kinda genius, kinda eerie.

Care Bear Alert!

The Posh Peanut x Care Bears Collection Is The Best Nostalgia Hit

by Samantha Darby

The rainbows, the bears, the hearts — it’s all perfect.

Water Safety

If You’ve Ever Bought A Kids’ Life Jacket On Amazon, You Need To See This Tik Tok

by Katie McPherson

Excuse me, does that say “will not protect against drowning”?

Movies

You'll Recognize A Ton Of Celeb Voices In 'The Garfield Movie'

by Kaitlin Kimont and Jen McGuire

Including Samuel L. Jackson

The Perfect Mani

Bows, Bears, & More Baby Shower Nail Inspo To Fit Any Theme

by Katie McPherson

From simple pink and blue looks to 3-D embellishments.

Celebrity

Gabrielle Union Shared A Sweet Video Of Kaavia Giving A Ladybug An Impromptu Funeral

by Jen McGuire

We just witnessed Shady Baby at work, y’all.

Celebrity

Olivia Munn Said Her Postpartum Anxiety Felt Like “The Entire Ocean” Was On Top Of Her

by Jen McGuire

Munn struggled with postpartum anxiety for a year before she received her breast cancer diagnosis.

Royals

Prince William Shared A Sweet Tidbit About Prince Louis's Bedtime Routine

by Jen McGuire

You know Prince Louis is an absolute ball of energy.

Entertainment

The Perpetual Youth Of A 40-Year-Old With A Teenager

by Jen McGuire

Anne Hathaway’s character in The Idea of You seems young because she missed out on her 20s — I can relate.

Viral

Mom Is Frustrated With Grandma For Putting Pull-Ups On Potty Training 4-Year-Old

by Jen McGuire

Reddit is torn on who’s in the wrong.

Exclusive

Exclusive: Chris Pratt & Samuel L. Jackson Talk About Garfield Finding His Long Lost Dad

by Jen McGuire

Did you know Garfield’s dad was named Vic?

Royals

Prince George Is A “Potential Pilot In The Making,” Prince William Reveals

by Jen McGuire

We knew it.

In Your Vintage Era

25 Vintage Boy Names With Timeless Appeal

by Ashley Jones

All the nostalgic vibes.

Living With MS

Why Some Women With MS Wish They Could Always Be Pregnant

by Cassie Shortsleeve

During pregnancy, many patients with multiple sclerosis experience relief from their symptoms. Can researchers actually use this fact to find treatments for the disease?

Celebrity

Martin Scorsese Couldn't Resist Directing His Daughter In A Hilarious New TikTok

by Jen McGuire

“Do that again! It has to be more... you know. You’re proud of these movie posters!”

Celebrity

Chris Pratt Says His Kids “Don’t Seem To Know” What He Means When Tells Them “No”

by Jen McGuire

“I don’t really know what to do about it.”

Celebrity

Travis Kelce Defends Pulling A Major Dad Move At Taylor Swift's 'Eras Tour' In Paris

by Jen McGuire

“I don’t understand, I was just trying to get some good video, some good memories.”

OP ED

Harrison Butker’s Binary View Of Motherhood Vs. Work No Longer Exists

by Neha Ruch

The binary of stay-at-home versus working mothers no longer applies.

Celebrity

Colton Underwood Announced He's Expecting A Baby Boy With Husband Jordan C. Brown

by Jen McGuire

“This entire journey has been a rollercoaster of emotions – humbling, exciting, and truly eye-opening.”

Celebrity

Moms Are Feeling For Jennifer Garner After She Cried Throughout Her Child's Graduation

by Jen McGuire

“How are we going to make it? What are we going to do?”

Viral

Jennifer Coolidge Tells Graduates “People Want The Real You” In Viral Commencement Speech

by Jen McGuire

As a self-described “weird person,” the Legally Blonde icon encouraged college graduates to embrace the uniqueness and love themselves.

Movies

Where Can You Stream Michelle Buteau & Ilana Glazer’s New Mom Comedy 'Babes'?

by Jen McGuire

They’re not pulling any punches.

Royals

Can You Guess Which Member Of The Royal Family Watches 'Bridgerton'?

by Jen McGuire

Well, she watched “the first lot” at least.

Celebrity

Adele Reveals She Wants To Have A Baby Girl

by Jen McGuire

“With me as her mother and Rich as her father, my daughter's going to be a bossy little queen, isn't she?”

In This Economy?

Target Is Reducing Its Prices On Thousands Of Items, Including Diapers & Wipes

by Katie McPherson

Not as a sale, but like, for good.

Life

How I Finally Learned To Rethink My Ideas About Motherhood & Productivity

by Kathleen Donahoe

Slowness & care is not the mode of being I grew up with, but my kids will know it well.

Celebrity

Sienna Miller’s 11-Year-Old Daughter Made A Rare Appearance At Cannes With Her Mom

by Jen McGuire

Marlowe, who the actress shares with ex-boyfriend Tom Sturridge, has officially made her red carpet debut.

Celebrity

Kevin Costner Managed To Get 5 Of His 7 Kids Together In France At The Same Time

by Jen McGuire

And all of them looked stunning and glamorous.

Stick to kicking, buddy

Actually, Harrison Butker, My Daughters' Lives Have Already Started

by Samantha Darby

And they’re going great.

Parenting

Is There A "Right Way" To Help My Kid With Their Homework?

by Sarah Wheeler

Most kids need to learn to do homework in the same way they learn to swim or, even better, do their own laundry.

Hottest Seat in Town

High School Graduation Tickets Have Become A Source Of Serious Drama

by Samantha Darby

And you thought Ticketmaster was bad.

Magical Monikers

20 Fantasy Baby Names That Even Your Mother-In-Law Will Love

by Katie McPherson

Naming your child Frodo simply won’t do.

You're Invited

How To Throw The Ultimate Baby Shower

by Katie McPherson

It’s going to be the mother of all parties.

Celebrity

Everything We Know About Blake Lively & Ryan Reynolds’ 4 Kids’ Names

by Jen McGuire

Taylor Swift has helped reveal the couple’s name choices before, but will she again?

The Early Years

Uma Thurman Talks To Romper About Helping All Kids Thrive And The Joy Of Seeing Her Own Grow Up

by Jamie Kenney

Thurman visited the White House recently with Room To Grow, a non-profit dedicated to helping vulnerable moms and babies. Here's what they want everyone to know.

Earmuffs!

Ignore My Kid Screaming In The Public Bathroom, She Just Hates The Automatic Flush

by Samantha Darby

Honestly, they could be less aggressive.

Celebrity

Ryan Reynolds Made A 'Bluey' Confession That Every Parent Can Relate To

by Samantha Darby

We all have our things, right?

TV

Bette Midler Wants To Play This Teacher’s Mom On 'Abbott Elementary'

by Kaitlin Kimont

Will it happen? Quinta Brunson expertly left us on cliff-hanger.

Celebrity

Glen Powell Told His Side Of The Story After His Parents Pranked Him On The Red Carpet

by Kaitlin Kimont

“They thought that was going to be a funny idea so I loved it.”

News

You Should Now Start Getting A Mammogram Every Other Year At Age 40

by Samantha Darby

An increase in breast cancer diagnoses has changed the previous guidance.

Celebrity

Olivia Munn Shares Why She Documented Her Breast Cancer Journey For Her Son Malcolm

by Kaitlin Kimont

“If I didn’t make it, I wanted my son when he got older to know that I fought to be here. That I tried my best.”

Books

Getting Divorced With Miranda July

by Rebecca Ackermann

All Fours is perfect company for Transformation Brain.

Celebrity

Moms Are Loving How Paris Hilton Responded To Heated Backlash Over A Car Seat TikTok

by Jamie Kenney

Baby safety? That’s hot.

Celebrity

Vanderpump Rules Star Scheana Shay Opens Up About Postpartum OCD Has Affected Her

by Kaitlin Kimont

The reality star described her experience as having “intrusive thoughts” and “seeing a worst case scenario play out in my mind.”

They Grow Up So Fast

The Internet Is Demanding To Know What Apple Martin’s “WWII Insights” Are

by Jamie Kenney

We thought this was just for Boomer dads...

Celebrity

Hailey Bieber’s “Biggest” Pregnancy Craving Combo Actually Sounds Pretty Tasty

by Kaitlin Kimont

“no, you’re not allowed to judge!!”

Let's Go, Girls

15 Things On My Own Summer Shopping List

by Samantha Darby

Because if my kids get to have the best summer ever, then so do I.

"Oh biscuits..."

Restaurant’s Underwhelming 'Bluey' Event Is Being Compared To The Willy Wonka Experience

by Jamie Kenney

“We were overwhelmed with the turnout of this event.”

AUNTIE JAZMINE

I Thought Adulthood Meant Separating From My Sisters. My Nieces Brought Me Back.

by Jazmine Hughes

By starting a new generation, my nieces made my sisters and I feel the contours of our own.

Where The Air Is Sweet

Your First Look At The New Super7 Sesame Street Figurines

by Samantha Darby

Guy Smiley is going to make you smile.

Celebrity

Ryan Reynolds Reveals His Kids Have Their Own Famous Playdate Squad

by Kaitlin Kimont

“They all play and hang out.”

AUNTIE ASHLEY

Not Having Kids Means I Get To Support My Friends Who Do

by Ashley C. Ford

Looking back, I would not want to have been my mother. But I would want to be her friend.

Forever Our Queen

Sophie Turner Addressed Those Absurd “Bad Mom” Rumors That Went Viral Amid Her Divorce

by Jamie Kenney

“Those were the worst few days of my life.”

Movies

John Krasinski Really Just Got All His Celeb Friends To Be In His New Kids' Movie

by Kaitlin Kimont and Jen McGuire

Honestly, who isn’t in IF?

Dreams Do Come True In New Orleans

Disney World Revealed When Tiana's Bayou Adventure Ride Is Opening & It's So Soon

by Jamie Kenney

But don’t expect to just hop on line...

Strike A Pose

Sharina Gutierrez On What Being In The 'SI Swimsuit Issue' Teaches Her Kids

by Jamie Kenney

The mom of three says landing a spot in the issue shows her kids that “dreams come true.”

AUNTIE RACHEL

Why Breed When I Can Babysit?

by Rachel Sanders

Becoming a babysitter in my thirties, I discovered I can be a kid person without having kids.

TV

Here's What We Know About The Very First Golden Bachelorette

by Kaitlin Kimont

The 61-year-old private school administrator says all of her kids “want me to find love.”

Exclusive

Exclusive: 'Sesame Street' Is Releasing Its First Comic Book & It Looks Adorable

by Jamie Kenney

Check out Romper’s exclusive first look!

Bend & Snap!

'Legally Blonde' Prequel Series Will Follow Elle Woods As A ‘90s High Schooler

by Kaitlin Kimont

What? Like it’s hard?

Read Me

12 New Books On Our Summer Reading List For 2024

by Romper Editors

What Romper editors are looking forward to reading this summer — preferably with a popsicle and one eye on the kiddie pool.

AUNTIE SOPHIE

I’m A Live-In Aunt Helping Raise My Sister’s Kids & I Love It

by Sophie Katzman

“And I have a tia, a mommy, and a daddy. I’m so lucky.”

Auntie Glynnis

My Job As An Auntie Is To Tell Parents They’re Doing Great

by Glynnis MacNicol

The oldest kid in my life is 15; the youngest is in diapers. Here’s what I’ve learned: Your child will probably be fine.

Unhinged Trend Alert

This Nail Tech Turned Her Client’s Ultrasound Into Nail Art & OMG The Details

by Katie McPherson

Are we doing sonogram nails now?

"Can you say hero?"

Ms. Rachel Launched A Cameo & Raised $50,000 For Children In Crisis

by Jamie Kenney

The funds she raised will go to the Save The Children’s Emergency Fund.

Celebrity

Zayn Malik Admits He Regularly Cries While Watching 'Bluey' With His Daughter

by Jamie Kenney

“I'm actually quite a sensitive guy...”

Celebrity

Rihanna Pulled Out A Classic Mom Move In This Adorable Video From RZA’s Birthday Party

by Jamie Kenney

Is this, perhaps, how Rihanna and Rocky get the energetic toddler to stay in one place for photos? If so, genius and adorable.

Strike A Pose

Paralympian Brenna Huckaby & Mom Of Two Honored As “Legend” In SI Swimsuit Issue

by Jamie Kenney

The gold-medalist snowboarder says she channeled the confidence of every model who’s come after her.

Celebrity

Ryan Reynolds Says He Just Has To “Surrender 24/7” While Parenting 4 Kids

by Jamie Kenney

It’s best to just give in to the chaos.

Let's have a baby!

21 Texts To Tell Your Bestie You’re Pregnant

by Samantha Darby

Until you can scream at them in the Target baby aisle.

Auntie Suzy

I Love The Person I Get To Be With Kids: Silly, Rebellious, Completely OK

by Suzanne Maria Menghraj

How will they move through the world when their parents aren’t there to tell them how to be? I am an adult in their lives who offers them low-stakes practice in figuring that out.

Sunny Days

The Skip Hop Sesame Street Collection Might Be My Favorite One Yet

by Samantha Darby

And I need a Cookie Monster bag in my size.

Auntie Kim

There Are So Many Ways To Have Children In Your Life

by Kim France

Once I figured this out, missing out on motherhood was no longer the foundational disappointment of my life.

AUNTIE ERICA

I Never Wanted To Be A Parent But I Love Being “The Lady Down The Street”

by Erica Cerulo

I want to be able to say, “Oh, we’ve been friends for his whole life,” and to know that’s something we both chose.

Celebrity

Paris Hilton Wore A Prosthetic Baby Bump Around The House Before Her Babies Were Born

by Kaitlin Kimont

“I know that sounds crazy, but I wanted it to feel real — even in just this small way.”

Like Moths To A Flame

Lighting A Candle At Dinner Will Keep Your Kids At The Table, TikTok Says

by Katie McPherson

Time to up your candle budget.

Too Real

Maya Rudolph's Sleepover 'SNL' Sketch Is Making Parents Laugh & Then Burst Into Tears

by Samantha Darby

Now I need a good list of slumber party excuses.

Movies

John Krasinski & Ryan Reynolds New Movie 'IF' Has A Family-Friendly Rating

by Jamie Kenney

IF explores the secret world of imaginary friends seeking real-life kids to play with.

Celebrity

Ryan Reynolds Jokes He’s Also Waiting For Taylor Swift To Reveal Name Of His 4th Baby

by Kaitlin Kimont

“We always wait for Taylor to tell us what the child’s name will be.”

Royals

Meghan Markle Shared An Update About Archie & Lilibet

by Kaitlin Kimont

“I’m so fortunate that we have two beautiful, healthy, very chatty, sweet children.”

Celebrity

Rumer Willis Shares Sweet Video Montage Of Moments With Baby Louetta For Mother’s Day

by Kaitlin Kimont

“You are my bestest little friend and truly the love of my life.”

Sun, Sea, Sandwiches

16 Picnic Lunch Recipes Perfect For Beach Days, Practice, & More

by Katie McPherson

You need food that tastes great and travels well.

Let's Talk About It

What A Doctor Wants You To Know About Pelvic Floor Treatment

by Dr. Karen Tang

“Just because a biological function can be painful doesn’t mean that the pain is acceptable or that you must continue suffering.”

Exclusive

Disney Jr. Live On Tour: Let’s Play Is Coming To A City Near You In 2024

by Jamie Kenney

Your children’s favorite Disney Jr. characters are coming together for a fun-filled musical live show that will tour more than 60 cities.

Prima Ballerina

Dancer Ashley Bouder Has Always Loved Ballet, But Can It Ever Truly Love Her Back?

by April Daniels Hussar

Bouder has spent decades as a professional dancer with the New York City Ballet. Now she’s questioning whether it’s a safe world for her daughter to join.

Swoon

The Dreamiest Baby Girl Names

by Samantha Darby

You’ll be ready to paint her into a watercolor illustration.

Caps Off To You!

The Best 'Bluey' Episodes To Help Celebrate Your Kid's Graduation

by Jamie Kenney

Is there a parenting milestone this show can’t get us through?

TV

It Took 10 Seasons, But Monica Was Always Meant To Be A Mother On Friends

by Samantha Darby

This wasn’t some “jump the shark” moment — this was Monica’s dream.

Watch Out

June Squibb Stars As A Gun-Wielding Grandma Who Goes After Her Scammers In 'Thelma'

by Jen McGuire

She’s an “unlikely action hero.”

Celebrity

Kim Kardashian Got 5-Year-Old Son Psalm A Mini Tesla To "Match Mommy"

by Jen McGuire

Little Psalm wants to drive it to school. Can you blame him?