Parenting, Relationships

Evin, Bill Cosby’s Daughter, Breaks Silence Over Her Dad’s Numerous Sexual Allegations

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In an extensive letter provided to The Hollywood Reporter, Evin Cosby discusses growing up in a famous family, the allegations from many women, cruelty from the media and fairness. I am the youngest of five. I remember our family trips and moving to NYC just so we could be closer to my father as he worked. From the times he worked in Las Vegas to The Cosby Show in NYC, he always wanted us to be close, to be a part of his whole life, at home and onstage. I felt loved and remembered loving the moments that my parents

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Parenting

Meet The 37 Year Old Woman Who has 38 Children

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A baffling report has left many wondering after a Ugandan woman who has given birth to 38 children revealed how she achieved the feat. The Ugandan woman has about 38 children In what could easily pass off as another work of fiction, a Ugandan woman who is just 37-years has placed herself in the record books after giving birth to 38 children. She is said to have started giving birth at the age of 13. Here is the full report according to Ugandian media site, Daily Monitor: Lost along the way, a boda boda rider offers to lead me to

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Parenting

5 Creative Ways To Teach Your Kids About Consent

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My daughter and I are waiting in the exam room for the pediatrician. We are here for her annual wellness checkup. And from the moment our pediatrician walks through the door, she is all about focusing on my daughter. She looks my daughter in the eyes and kindly greets her. She shakes her hand. She addresses my daughter with her questions. She explains what we’ll be doing today. And the pediatrician asks for consent. She asks, “May I listen to your heartbeat now?” As a psychotherapist, I’m tuned into the ways in which our pediatrician is communicating this message to

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Parenting

10 Ways For A New Dad To Become A Better Husband

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Are you a new dad?! Check out the new program to help you navigate the pressures of fatherhood! Get excited about the baby I know that most dads love their drooling bundle of joy, but for some reason new moms need constant reminder of that. So when you feel overwhelmed with positive emotions, say it out loud. Ask to hold the little one when you feel like it. Nothing instills more confidence in your spouse than seeing you embrace being a dad. Don’t focus on just the baby When everyone’s so excited about the newest addition to the family, the

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Parenting

Mother Uses T-Shirt To Unite Her Children Whenever They Quarrel

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Whenever 10-year-old Dominique and 8-year-old Tyler start to argue or fight, their mother turns to them and asks one simple — yet alarming — question, “Do you need me to get the shirt?” The siblings immediately pause, hoping to prove to their mom they can get along without the large piece of clothing, which she calls the “I love you” shirt. Alexis Tillman, a mother of four from Melville, Illinois, said she’s been using the T-shirt punishment for a little over a year now. “I want them to get along, to stick together,” Tillman told CBS News. “So that’s what

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Celebrity Gist, Parenting

Finally, Janet Jackson Unveils Her Baby’s Face For The First Time

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Wrapped up in a black blanket, Eissa gives a hearty yawn as the photo is taken. Janet wrote alongside the picture: “My baby and me after nap time.” Fans of the star were delighted with the picture, with many sharing kind words with Janet. Qatari businessman Wissam Al Mana and Janet split just three month’s after Eissa’s birth.   One wrote: “HE IS WONDERFUL” While another enthused: “Ohhhhb is so cuteee” As a third said: “I’m sooo happy for you” “finally he’s gorgeous,” posted another. Despite splitting from his wife of five years just three months after the birth of

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Parenting

Chinese Mother Gives Birth Twice To Triplets With A Seven Day Interval

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A Chinese woman that was pregnant with triplets has reportedly given birth twice in seven days because her contraction stopped after her first baby had been born. The mother, identified by her surname Chen, welcomed her twin daughters on February 28 after having given birth to her son on February 21, according to People’s Daily Online. The rare feat, which surprised her obstetrician, occurred in the city of Yichang, China’s Hubei Province, according to the People’s Daily article, which cited China News. The woman, whose age is not specified, married in 2012 and had trouble conceiving. With the help of

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Parenting

Don’t Joke With These 8 Problematic Signs During Pregnancy

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While pregnancy brings happiness and joy, it also comes with certain risk factors as well. While nausea, fatigue, and frequent urination are considered common, it’s not necessary that every mum-to-be will experience them all. Here are some warning signs that indicate a pregnancy is perhaps not progressing well as it should be. However, it may not be anything serious, but it’s worth knowing and seeking medical advice. 1. You’re experience swelling. Though every mum-to-be would expect some amount of swelling and puffiness. Medical professionals warn to keep a close eye on your face and hands in particular as these areas could

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Parenting

Amazing! This Couple Has Three Sets Of Triplets Sharing The Same Birthday

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Carrie Kosinski of Racine, Wisconsin and her husband, Craig Kosinski had always wanted a huge family because Carrie herself was adopted and she imagined she would have her own kids and adopt as well. She said: “I grew up in a big family. Growing up, I had always wanted, like, 18 children was my number”. “I had been seeing a doctor and they said it was going to be very difficult for us to get pregnant on our own.” So months after getting married, she and her husband Craig decided to adopt kids. So when her pregnant High school friend reached out to her to adopt her

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Parenting

Mother Carries Dead Baby In Her Womb For Three Months To Save Twin

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A PREGNANT mum carried her dead son for more than three months so his twin brother could live after being given the devastating news her boys had a rare condition. Emma Dutton was told her unborn sons had a life-threatening disease shortly into her pregnancy and at 20-weeks doctors discovered that one had died in her womb. Emma Dutton, 30, was devastated to discover her twins had a rare life-threatening condition mid-pregnancy Emma Dutton with partner Mark Prince and son Oliver, now 10-months-old Emma had been thrilled to discover she was pregnant with twins To give her surviving child the

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Life/Living, Parenting

Girl Raised By Monkeys Rescued In India

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A group of lumberjacks working in a remote area of India made a discovery right out of a storybook when they rescued an 8-year-old girl who had been raised by a troop of monkeys. The child was found walking on all fours and screeching at humans like a simian when government officials, alerted by the woodsmen, found her two months ago in the Bahraich region near the Nepal border. The girl was nearly naked, unable to talk like a human, and had wounds on her elbows and legs — but she appeared to be living “comfortably” with the animals, according

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Celebrity Gist, Parenting

Despite A Very Painful Child-Birth, Check Out What Actress Mimi Orjiekwe Did Hours After Giving Birth

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Actress Mimi Orjiekwe is a super mum. She shared her painful child-birth story and even after all the hardship she faced, she did something very surprising the next day. Actress Mimi Orjiekwe before and after childbirth. Actress Mimi Orjiekwe and her husband Charles Billion just welcomed a beautiful baby girl called on April 3. What surprised us was that, hours later on the next day, she was seen wearing waist training gear to get back in shape. About the baby, the highlights of what she said was: “Last night I became a mum on 3/4/2017 and that was how I agreed

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Parenting

Check Out The Funny Names Zambian Parents Give To Their Children

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I saw this and decided to share too.  I have seen alot of funny name(s) people bear, some names when translated to a particular tribe might mean something negative but when I saw this names some Zambian and Namibian citizens bear, I concluded that we might be apprentice where this people are in the issue of Name-giving. So someone name is ‘Doesn’t Matter’ and I have been saying it freely since. Lmao! Source: www.gistmania.com

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Parenting

Don’t Make These Mistakes When Starting Solids With Your Baby

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Feeding your baby in the first few months is pretty straightforward. You have two choices: breast milk or formula. After about 6 months, you’re faced with the next stage: starting solids. This is when feeding your baby gets confusing and complicated. One mom tells you to avoid baby food altogether, while a popular blogger says make your own food and start now. Meanwhile, your doctor says, “wait for the signs.” But you’re not quite sure what they are. While major health organizations, like the American Academy of Pediatrics, recommend starting your baby on solid food around 6 months, parents still

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Parenting

Desperate Mother Bleaches Baby’s Skin For Her Lover

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A 19-year old girl from Limpopo in South Africa has been arrested for bleaching her baby in a bid to convince her doubting light-skinned boyfriend that he was the father. When Tinyiko Mkhesani from Tzaneen in Limpopo was pregnant her light-skinned boyfriend told her that he didn’t trust her and that if the baby came out a few shades darker, he was not the father. When the baby was born the boyfriend was away on work so when he requested the baby pictures she always filtered them to make the baby look light-skinned. The plot thickened when the father said

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Bella Naija, Parenting

So Sad. Queen’s College Health Crisis Claims Its Third Victim

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This is really heartbreaking. The Queen’s College health crisis has claimed its third victim – an orphan, Praise Sodipo, who died at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja. PUNCH reports that Dr. Frances Ajose, the President of the school’s Old Student’s Association and Dr. Jide Idris, the Lagos state commissioner for health confirmed the tragic development. Praise has been on life support at the hospital and passed on Thursday night. “Yes, another pupil died. She was the one in critical condition. I received a call around 1am on Friday about the death. I don’t have much detail yet,” Idris said. About 1,222

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Celebrity Gist, Parenting

All You Need To Know About Ciara And Russell Wilson’s Extravagant Baby Shower

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Ciara and Russell Wilson‘s baby is already getting spoiled!E! News has learned that the famous couple threw an extravagant co-ed baby shower last weekend ahead of welcoming their little one into the world. They curated the “all white” celebration with event planner Mindy Weiss, who helped ensure this was way more than your average shower. Not only was it catered by Shake Shack (um, awesome!), but the female guests—including pals like Lala Anthony and Serena Williams—were all adorned in flower crowns. After dinner, the Ciara and Wilson’s close family and friends played games and danced the night away to music provided by

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Parenting

American Company Faces Backlash For Making High Heel Shoes For Infants

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A children’s footwear company called Pee Wee Pumps is facing backlash for selling heels for babies. According to since-removed comments on popular parenting Facebook page Let Clothes Be Clothes, people found the photos of infants covered in feathers and pearls while wearing the soft, stilleto-inspired styles offensive because they “sexualize” children. One parent reportedly sounded off, “You have to be kidding me! Sorry but this is sick! Children should be allowed to be children, not dressed up to look like hookers.” Another added, “Do they realize that the reason heeled shoes are perceived as sexy is because the heel forces

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Parenting

Father Sets Daughter On Fire Because Of Her Beauty

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A dad-of-three who doused his daughter in petrol and then set fire to her says he did it because his daughter ‘was too beautiful’, a court has heard.  Edward Herbert, 43, is accused of pouring petrol over his three-year-old in front of his partner after a day of drinking and smoking cannabis at their home in Perth, Australia. He then set the girl on fire and poured petrol over his seven-year-old daughter. His younger daughter was left with burns to her face and upper body and required surgery and laser scar management. He allegedly told his neighbour he did it because

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Parenting

Mother And Son Transgender To Father And Daughter

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They lived as mother and son for more than a decade, but unknown to each other wished every day they could be father and daughter. Now Eric Maison and his transgender child Corey, 15, have tranisitoned into the genders that match the ones inside their heads. Eric last month had a double mastectomy to remove his breasts, finally ending years of severe body dysmorphia he only told his family about in 2015. ‘I used to wish for cancer when I was younger, so I could get a mastectomy,’ he revealed to 60 Minutes just before the operation in Chicago.  Eric, when

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