Need a break from fitness? Check out my parenting column this week from Redbook:
10 Things I Hope My Kids DON’T Learn From Harry Potter (So far the only 3 comments on there call me an idiot – had to know that was coming. You do not insult the Boy Who Lived on the eve of his last movie. Sorry, Harry!)
Babies Banned From Cafes, Airplanes and Now Museums? Apparently carrying your baby in a sling is the new controversy.
Would You Do a “Bump Portrait” While Pregnant? (Plus: Victoria Beckham names her baby.) Pregnancy glow my stretch-marked heinie, all I felt was crappy when I was pregnant. So no, there are no sexy photos of this mama.
Anti-Depressant Use During Pregnancy Linked to Autism: What’s a Mom to Do? I took anti-depressants when I was pregnant – if you’ve been reading here for very long you will remember why – so this research really shook me. But then Reader Alyssa (and mom of two gorgeous kids with autism) set me straight. Read this one just for her quotes – she is amazing!
NOW. Important things: the outtakes from the Weird Gym Equipment You Should Be Using photoshoot for Shape.com