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News Roundup: New Site Skewers Big Kids in Strollers, Pink Has a Baby & Moms Stage a “Nurse-In”

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News Roundup: New Site Skewers Big Kids in Strollers, Pink Has a Baby & Moms Stage a “Nurse-In”

New photoblog skewers kids who are too big for their strollers.  Good rule of thumb:  If your kid is rolling up to the bar to buy a round of tequila shots, she is probably too old for her stroller. [Salon]

McDonald’s:  Over 20 billion kids scared!  [Tots & Giggles]

Pink gets this baby party started, welcomes a baby girl named…  [The Celebrity Stork]

“The adoptive mother’s dilemma: Should you label your child as adopted?”  I can’t speak to it personally, but I am an advocate of honesty.  Except when my MIL asks if I like her cookies. [Babble]

Moms protest over right to breastfeed in public by staging a “nurse-in.”  Hmmm… isn’t the purpose of the protest to be able to nurse OUT?  [Chicago Tribune]

“Too young for kindergarten?  Tide turning against 4-year-olds.”  Hmpf.  I was four years old when I entered kindergarten and the only problem I had was being too tall for the damn monkey bars.  “You looked ridiculous on them,” my mom supportively noted during a recent trip down memory lane.  [NYT]

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Candy Kirby is the founder of The Laughing Stork and a professional fun-maker who will never stop chasing her lifelong dream: to find the Pomeranian or porn star after whom her parents must have named her. A humor columnist for Disney, Nickelodeon, Scary Mommy, Reductress and Redbook, she also used to be a staff writer for the soap opera, The Bold and the Beautiful, where she penned many scripts featuring prolonged heated stares and countless “Who’s the Daddy?” story lines. Candy lives in Los Angeles with her husband, two young kids and three rescue Persian cats, the latter of whom are the real brains behind this operation (so send all complaints to them).

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