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How to capture your child’s firsts on a mobile phone, according to a baby photographer

Whether you’re busy snapping away on your phone or you’d rather let a photographer capture your baby’s first years, many parents find themselves taking more pictures than they used to when they’ve got children.

After all, these are precious moments that you won’t get back.

During the coronavirus pandemic, getting out and about with your baby – or during pregnancy – can be tricky and many mums-to-be have had to cancel pregnancy photoshoots. And not everyone has a high-tech camera at their disposal.

Photographer Suzi Bird explains how it is possible to expertly capture a baby’s firsts on your mobile phone.

Read more: Lauren Pope shares go-to 10-minute pregnancy workout

As part of Yahoo UK’s parenting video series The Baby Bump with Lauren Pope, the photographer starts by giving parents-to-be some tips on how to capture nice maternity photos.

She recommends starting by finding a nice airy space within

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Please Join Me in My Obsession With Chrissy Teigen’s Baby Bearded Dragon

In March, Chrissy Teigen announced that, years ago, she got breast implants.

In May, Chrissy Teigen explained that she planned to have her breast implants removed.

In June, Chrissy Teigen shared that she ate a cake shaped like her removed breast implants.

And then, just when it seemed as if the world was going to run out of Chrissy Teigen content and have to start all over from the beginning, I saw that Chrissy Teigen bought a lizard and named it Sebastian.

Sebastian is a bearded dragon, a Pogona vitticeps, a member of the reptile class, and an animal I have to exert myself to think of as different from a nephew or a cousin. Chrissy Teigen gifted him to her son, Miles, for his second birthday. But in a way, she also gifted Sebastian to me.

I appreciate that Chrissy Teigen is a dynamic and powerful woman who managed

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I Would Have Likely Failed The Pre-Fatherhood ‘Baby Doll’ Test

If you are trying to decide if the man you are with will make a good father, the best thing you can do is have them play with baby dolls. I know what I wrote sounds childish, or perhaps counterintuitive. I mean, come on… if you are trying to decide if your man can rise to the very adult responsibility of being a supportive, understanding, and compassionate father, the last thing you would think of is having him play with a child’s toy.

However, according to a new study published in  Journal of Family Psychology, you can tell a lot about a man’s ability to be a good father by having them role play with a baby doll.

Researchers videotaped 182 expectant fathers during the third trimester of their partners’ pregnancy, observing how the men interacted with a doll that they were told represented the baby they were

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Mattias, Willow, and 59 Other Baby Names Full of Disney Magic

If your child’s eventual first trip to the Magic Kingdom is high on your list of parenting milestones and you’re already dreaming up a first Halloween costume based on your favorite Disney flick, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve curated a list of beautiful baby names that are all inspired by beloved characters and pay homage to your love of Disney.

Scroll through for boy, girl, and gender neutral baby names that have the magic of Disney within them.

Related: This Regal Photo Shoot Reimagines Disney Princesses With a “Twist of Black Girl Magic”

Baby Names Inspired by Disney Characters

A

Adelaide (The Aristocats)
Amos (The Fox and the Hound)
Anita (101 Dalmatians)
Anna (Frozen)
Alice (Alice in Wonderland)
Ariel (The Little Mermaid)
Artemis (Artemis Fowl)
Aurora (Sleeping Beauty)

B

Belle (

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