Christina Montoya Fiedler

Mom, wife, copy writer, parenting blogger, former publicist, dog lover, Los Angeles native, coffee drinker extraordinaire, lima bean hater -- not necessarily in that order.

Drug-Resistant Salmonella From Chicken Has Made Nearly 100 People Sick

Feeling like chicken tonight? A winner, winner chicken dinner? You might want to rethink that. News outlets are reporting that nearly 100 people in over 29 states have been sickened by drug-resistant salmonella from infected chicken. While no deaths…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Deena Cortese's Dog Cali Is Already Bonding With Her New Little Brother

Every dog owner knows that, over time, a beloved pet becomes a member of the family. You love them just like the rest of your kids and, judging by the amount of dog selfies in your phone right now, chances are they also take up a big place in your…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

How Many Kids Does Jessica Simpson Have? There's Another On The Way

Jessica Simpson and husband Eric Johnson are no strangers to the celebrity game. The pair is often photographed as they go about their daily lives as a family. While you might have seen them with a few tow-headed kids at their sides, many are…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Kylie Jenner's Daughter LOVES This $69 Activity Center

Celeb babies might wear designer clothes, go on European vacations, and eat at the trendiest restaurants, but when it comes to play time, they are just like every other baby on the block. Case in point — Kylie Jenner's daughter, Stormi Webster,…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Trump Just Called Stormy Daniels A 'Horse Face' & Twitter Is Horrified

In more presidential news that can be filed under absolutely unforgivable and totally deplorable, Trump just called Stormy Daniels a "horse face," and he's gone too far — again. This recent cheap shot against Daniels, real name Stephanie Clifford,…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

How This Mom Explained Why She's So Tired To Her Husband Is Pure Genius

Husbands, pay attention. While it might be hard to understand a new mother's woes without knowing what an average mom's night-with-a-newborn looks like, here's a little something that can help. A Texas mom explained why she's so tired to her husband…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Here's How Meghan Markle Likely RSVP'd To Princess Eugenie's Wedding, In Case You're Taking Bets

Princess Eugenie's wedding to Jack Brooksbank is just a few days away, and royal groupies have ton of questions about the occasion. Most notably, perhaps, people might be wondering if Meghan Markle is going to Princess Eugenie's wedding. Roughly 800…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Several Kids Have Developed This Rare, Polio-Like Illness — Here's What Parents Should Know

Health officials are warning parents of a potential life-threatening illness called Accute Flaccid Myelitis, after three more children tested positive. These children join a cluster of other infected pediatric patients in parts of Minnesota and…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Here's How You Can Help Families Impacted By Hurricane Michael

On Wednesday, Oct. 10, Hurricane Michael touched ground and pummeled the Florida panhandle with record-breaking wind speeds of up to 155 mph and flood-inducing torrential rains, according to the Associated Press. Because of the extensive damage that…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Why Princess Eugenie's Husband-To-Be Jack Brooksbank Probably Won't Get A Royal Title

Get ready for another royal wedding full of pomp, circumstance, and of course, those over-the-top English hats! Princess Eugenie's marriage to Jack Brooksbank is just a few days away. The wedding is slated to take place this Friday, Oct. 12, at St.…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

'Total Divas' Star Brie Bella Candidly Spoke About Her Struggles To Breastfeed Her Daughter

Motherhood is one of the most rewarding jobs around. But as any mother can tell you, it's also full of hurdles and challenges, because moms are always their worst critics. This goes for celebs, too. For example, Total Divas' star and new mom Brie…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Why You'll Want To Fight The Itch To Take A Pic In The Voting Booth On Nov. 6

You might want to think about leaving your phone at home when you head out to vote in November; taking pics at your polling place could land you in jail, depending on where you live. So, why can't you take photos in the voting booth? Well, here's…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Brett Kavanaugh Hired An All-Women Team Of SCOTUS Law Clerks

Today, Oct. 9, is Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's first day on the job, and already he's making waves. Keeping his confirmation hearing promise, Kavanaugh hired four female court clerks to his team and he's the first Supreme Court Justice to…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

'Big Brother' Alum Christmas Abbott Gives Birth To Her First Child & It's A Boy!

Congrats are in order for a certain Big Brother alum! On Tuesday, Oct. 9, news broke that Christmas Abbott gave birth to a baby boy, according to Entertainment Tonight. In addition to a birth announcement, the new mom also revealed her first child's…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Kate Middleton Loves To Take Prince George & Princess Charlotte Hunting For Creepy Crawlies

This week, the Duchess of Cambridge made her first royal appearance since the birth of her son, Prince Louis. She visited the Sayers Croft Forest School and Wildlife Garden and accompanied students in a search for small animals on the school…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Mindy Kaling Wants Meghan Markle's Help With An Important Milestone For Baby Katherine

Mindy Kaling is headed to London and like any new parent, she's anxious to find her very own mom squad — a group of likeminded women she can hang with and some woman who can perhaps help throw a memorable first birthday party for her daughter. So…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Trump Just Sent His First Presidential Alert To Everyone's Phones & Twitter Had A Lot To Say

If you have a cell phone (and who doesn't?), you just received a presidential alert, the first Wireless Emergency Alert message sent by FEMA on behalf of the White House and President Donald Trump. So far, though, tweets about Trump's presidential…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Can I Bring My Baby To Vote? Here's Everything Parents Need To Know For Election Day

The midterm elections are just a few short weeks away. And as political sides start revving up for an election season that's sure to be full of twist and turns, voters are likely wondering about polling place policies. Parents in particular, might…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Kim Kardashian Revealed 5-Year-Old North Is Struggling A Bit With Adjusting To Big Sister Life

Once an only child, always an only child, right? Well it seems 5-year-old North West might be a little confused about where she falls in the family rank. In fact, during a recent interview on Ashley Graham's podcast, Pretty Big Deal, Kim Kardashian…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler

Here's Everything You Need To Know About Brett Kavanaugh's Parents

Brett Kavanaugh's name continues to dominate headlines — the FBI investigation, the sexual assault allegations, the SNL skits, and on and on. The future of the Supreme Court is on the line as the nation waits for the next chapter in this seemingly…
By Christina Montoya Fiedler