The Little Black Dress (also known as the LBD) should be a staple in every woman's closet -- that means you too, mama-to-be. Whether you want a body-con that will show off your bump or a dress that is a little more forgiving, now is the time to splurge on an LBD that will make you look and feel like a million bucks -- and that will grow with you throughout your pregnancy. Timeless accessories like leopard and gold always pair well with an all black look. No time to accessorize? Add on a statement red lip to take your look to the next level.


  1. Clare V., Leopard Flat Haircalf Clutch. $245, Buy it here.
  2. Stuart Weitzman, 'Tyler' Wraparound Lace Flat. $398, Buy it here.
  3. Isabella Oliver, 'Ellis' Ruched Side Maternity Tank Dress. $139, Buy it here.
  4. Laura Mercier, Crème Smooth Lip Colour. $28, Buy it here.
  5. kate spade new york, 'stack attack' bangles (set of 2). $78, Buy it here.



There has been a growing buzz lately about what some are calling "lazy parenting." It's being touted as the antidote to helicopter parenting, and, while its name may suggest otherwise, it's actually anything but lazy.

So what's the deal with lazy parenting? How do I do it and what will it do for my kids?

When I first heard of lazy parenting, I thought someone had been spying on my house on Fridays from 5:30pm until bedtime.

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