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    Pregnant Danielle Brooks Writes A Song About The Lack Of “Cute Plus-Size” Maternity Clothes

    Orange Is The New Black Star Danielle Brooks revealed she’s pregnant with her first child back in July, delighting countless fans as a result. And ever since Brooks’ announcement, she has shared plenty of pregnancy updates to Instagram, including a photo from her baby shower and a snap of her bump clad in lingerie. As for Brooks latest update? Look no further than pregnant Danielle Brooks’ song about the lack of cute plus-size maternity clothes. Not only is the tune hilarious, but it’s inspiring others to speak out on this frustrating issue. Considering Brooks is quite the fashionista these days (did you happen to see the long-sleeved, silver sequin gown…

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    Coronation Street’s Sophie Webster will leave the cobbles with Kate Connor after inheriting thousands of pounds as Brooke Vincent goes on maternity leave

    CORONATION Street’s Sophie Webster will leave the cobbles with ex-girlfriend Kate Connor. The restaurant manager – who is played by actress Brooke Vincent in the ITV soap – will decide to leave Weatherfield behind after inheriting some money and being dissatisfied with her life on the street. Sophie will leave the cobbles alongside Kate Connor Sophie’s exit will be tied up with her aunt Debbie’s return to the cobbles after 33 years away. A source exclusively told The Sun Online: “Debbie’s return is tinged with sadness as she returns to tell her brother Kevin about a death in the family. “But it’s not all bad news as with the death…

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    Meghan to take maternity leave ahead of royal baby – 9Honey

    The Duchess of Sussex is approaching the business end of her pregnancy (cue: global royal baby hysteria). Though we don’t know exactly when baby Sussex is due, Meghan, 37, is expected to begin maternity leave before the end of this month—and has reportedly already wrapped up her final public royal engagements. According to , the two Commonwealth Day appearances made by the Duchess on Monday were her last public outings before her maternity leave begins. Along with husband Prince Harry, 34, Meghan visited London’s Canada House before attending a ceremony at Westminster Abbey with other members of the Royal Family. These outings came days after she participated in a panel…

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    ‘Bold and the Beautiful’ Spoilers: Steffy’s Back – Jacqueline MacInnes Wood Maternity Leave Over

    Bold and the Beautiful spoilers have great Steffy Forrester news. Jacqueline MacInnes Wood finished her maternity leave and is back to the CBS soap set this week. With her resuming filming at the end of this week, that puts her back onto the TV screen in late May or possibly early June. Already, the actress shared on Instagram her thoughts about returning along with a pic of her looking like a mama on fleek with a stylish baby sling carrying Rise Ruspoli. Bold and the Beautiful Spoilers: Jacqueline MacInnes Wood Heads Back to Soap Set If you follow JMW on Instagram, then you should be up to date with what’s…

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    Litter in the river: From pregnancy test to poop, surprising finds during 2019 Yampa River Cleanup

    STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Three bags full of dog poop, a rotting sleeping bag and a straw in the shape of a phallus were among more than 1,000 pieces of trash volunteers collected during the 2019 Yampa River Cleanup on Saturday.  With about 70 volunteers cleaning approximately 12 miles of the river in Steamboat Springs, Hayden and Craig, this year’s event had a lower turnout than the previous two years, each of which recruited more than 130 volunteers.  Kent Vertrees, one of the event organizers and Friends of the Yampa board president, pointed to a change in schedule for this summer’s cleanup as a possible reason for the drop in attendance. …

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    Parents back calls for mums with premature babies to get extended maternity leave – Manchester Evening News

    Thank you for subscribingWe have more newslettersShow meSee our privacy notice A campaign to get employers to extend maternity leave for mums with premature babies is being backed by parents in Manchester. The support for The Smallest Things campaign comes as the BBC has this month become one of the first employers to change its parental leave policy for mums and dads with babies born before 37 weeks. Full pay will be extended for mothers by the number of days the baby is born before the due date. Two weeks’ full pay is now offered for paternity leave and 18 weeks full pay for shared parental leave. For parents in…

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    Stella Creasy: MPs’ standards authority does not recognise maternity leave | Politics | The Guardian

    The Labour MP Stella Creasy has said she feels parliament is telling her to “choose between being a mum and being an MP”, revealing that the parliamentary standards authority has told expectant mothers it does not recognise any form of maternity leave and will not automatically provide extra support for constituency work after she gives birth. Writing in the Guardian, Creasy said she had decided to speak out after experiencing two miscarriages during which she also had been forced to continue to work as normal without any additional support. I’m pregnant and forced to choose between being an MP and a mum | Stella Creasy Read more Now pregnant again,…

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    Actually, I Wish I Took Another Few Months Of Maternity Leave

    My daughter was only 3-months-old when I returned to work after maternity leave. I had always planned to continue working, and to take the standard amount of unpaid parental leave offered by my employer, but going back to work and leaving my 3-month-old behind was a far more difficult adjustment than I could’ve possibly imagined. Even though everything went “according to plan,” I wasn’t close to ready not by a long shot. Taking another few months of maternity leave just wasn’t an option, though. I was the sole breadwinner for our family, and we needed the money. I realize that I was privileged to be able to take 12 weeks…

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    ‘Bold and the Beautiful’ Spoilers: Steffy Leaves LA Distraught Jacqueline MacInnes Wood Has Maternity Leave?

    Bold and the Beautiful spoilers hint that Steffy Forrester (Jacqueline MacInnes Wood) could potentially leave town soon, especially if the baby truth comes out. As viewers know, Steffy unknowingly adopted Hope Logan’s (Annika Noelle) baby. Once she learns the truth and has to hand baby Phoebe over to Hope, she could leave town devastated. B&B will likely need to explain Jacqueline’s exit for her maternity leave – and this baby swap plot resolution might be the answer. Bold and the Beautiful Spoilers: Jacqueline MacInnes Wood Maternity Leave Fans of B&B know that Jacqueline MacInnes Wood will some maternity leave soon. Obviously, this means that her character needs to be written off…

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    Flush with success: Philly duo invents biodegradable pregnancy test

    The idea for a biodegradable pregnancy test came to Bethany Edwards and Anna Simpson in graduate school. The Temple University alums were looking for ways to make everyday health care products sustainable while working on their master’s degrees at PennDesign — and the at-home pregnancy test stood out. “It hadn’t been functionally updated in 40 years,” said Edwards. “It was the same stiff plastic stick. What people were doing was adding expensive digital landfill-based components, but nobody was innovating on the sustainability side.” Simpson and Edwards developed this stamplike tool to press together two sheets of natural fibers over the diagnostic test strip. The technology is the same as regular…