Alana Romain

Alana Romain is a writer and a mother of twins born almost four months before they were due. She is never not exhausted.

Meghan Markle Co-Wrote A Cookbook That Will Help Raise Money For A Special Cause

Even before her wedding to Prince Harry, Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, was upfront about her desire to use her new position to help various causes in the UK and around the world. And now, it looks like she's getting the chance to do just that: on…
By Alana Romain

We're Obsessed With This Model Rocking A Breast Pump On The Runway

Though it may be glamorous, modelling is definitely also a seriously high-pressure career. After all, even the most beautiful, successful models are forever competing against those who are younger, taller, thinner, or have more followers on…
By Alana Romain

The AAP Wants To Ban Baby Walkers For This One Reason

If you have a little one, then you're likely well aware that babies often have the urge to move and explore before they're physically ready to. Plenty of baby gear products exist to help bridge that gap though — Bumbo chairs and Jolly Jumpers let…
By Alana Romain

Wait, We’ve All Been Pronouncing Chrissy Teigen’s Name Wrong This Whole Time

In addition to being one-half of one of the most beloved celebrity couples in existence, Chrissy Teigen also happens to be the queen of Twitter, and is without a doubt the celeb mom everyone wants in their squads. In fact, Teigen's unapologetic…
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Turns Out, Meghan Markle Still Lives A *Totally* Normal Life In London

In May, former Suits star Meghan Markle officially became a duchess after she and husband Prince Harry wed in a romantic royal Windsor Castle ceremony. The transition certainly brought with it some growing pains — in addition to having to learn the…
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Hurricane Florence Has Made Landfall & Hundreds Are Desperate For Rescue

Officials in North and South Carolina spent most of the past week urging residents in coastal towns to evacuate amid warnings of severe devastation due to Hurricane Florence, and while many were able to flee to safer ground, there were some who were…
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North West's Version Of Drake's "In My Feelings" Will Melt Your Whole Heart

Kanye West and Drake may not have always been on the best of terms, but a week after West issued a public apology to the rapper for "negative energy" stemming from his involvement in producing Pusha T’s latest album, Kanye West shared a clip of…
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This Is When 'Bachelor' Star Bekah Martinez Is Due To Give Birth

While many members of Bachelor Nation were hoping that Bekah Martinez — a fan favorite from Arie Luyendyk Jr.'s season — would reappear on their screens as a cast member on Bachelor in Paradise, she ultimately opted out of doing the show after…
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Parents *Need* To Read This Mom's Warning About Her Son Catching Whooping Cough

Being a parent in the digital age definitely has its pros and cons. While it can certainly be helpful that pretty much any parenting question you can think of is now fully Google-able, the internet and social media can also be a breeding ground for…
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Kylie Jenner Shared An Adorably Twinning Photo Of Stormi & Chicago

Back when rumors of The Great Kar-Jenner Baby Boom started swirling, the idea that Kim, Khloé, and Kylie might actually be expecting babies simultaneously almost felt too good to be true. But expecting they were, and now, the world gets to watch as…
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'Bachelor' Star Bekah Martinez Is Pregnant & Happier Than Ever

Bekah Martinez might not have found true love with Arie on The Bachelor, but in an exclusive interview with PureWow published Wednesday, the 23-year-old revealed some super exciting news. Though Bachelor Nation was pretty bummed to hear that the fan…
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Ikea's New Toy Line Is A Quirky, Play-Inspired Approach To Kids' Toys

I'm generally of the mind that there's nothing not to love about Ikea. Sure, not everyone's a fan of assembling their own flat-packed furniture using a tiny hex key, but it's easy to leave the store feeling pretty optimistic when you have a belly…
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This Is How Busy Phillips Is Using Instagram To Support Teachers

You don't have to be a parent to understand that teachers have an incredibly important and difficult job, and usually have to do that job in much-less-than-ideal conditions while earning not-nearly-enough money. One issue far too many teachers face…
By Alana Romain

Ryan Phillippe's Birthday Message For Ava Proves She Looks *Just* Like Her Mom

If, like me, you grew up worshipping Cruel Intentions-era power couple, Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe, then you might be finding it pretty hard to believe that the former couple's daughter, Ava, all grown up. But on Sunday, Ryan Phillippe…
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Chrissy Teigen Shared The Sweetest Video Following John Legend's EGOT Win

It isn't exactly difficult to figure out that singer John Legend is seriously talented. And on Sunday night, Legend won an Emmy for his work in Jesus Christ Superstar, joining an elite group of people who have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a…
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Don't Worry, Even Chrissy Teigen & John Legend Are Too Tired For Sex After Kids

Chrissy Teigen has never shied away from discussing her private life, and it's no secret that she and husband John Legend have always been seriously hot for one another. In fact, their passionate love story is one of the (many) reasons why they have…
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It Turns Out That Even Blake Lively Finds "Instagram Moms" Totally Intimidating

There's nothing quite like social media to make you feel completely and totally inferior about your completely average-looking life, and honestly, as a mom, I'm often baffled at how many women on Instagram seem to be effortlessly raising…
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'Teen Mom OG' Just Added Another New Face To Their Lineup

MTV's long-standing reality show, Teen Mom OG, announced a pretty big casting shakeup earlier this year when mom-of-three Bristol Palin confirmed she was joining lineup, but it turns out that wasn't the only surprising change the network had in…
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Cardi B Can't Stop Gushing Over Baby Kulture — Even When Front Row At NYFW

New mom Cardi B made a rare post-baby public appearance Wednesday night, and stepped out to sit front row for Tom Ford's show at New York Fashion Week. But it's clear that her infant daughter wasn't far from her mind: Cardi B said being Kulture's…
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The Dirtiest Thing In The Airport Is Definitely NOT What You Were Expecting

There's a good reason why frequent and thorough handwashing is always touted as one of the best ways to prevent getting sick — germs and viruses are all around us, and can easily enter the body when you touch a contaminated surface, and then touch…
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