Here are some links we’ve been reading around the web this week. Hope you like them too.
The most influential celebrity baby names right now. Did yours make the list?
Amazing POV from a mom-to-be on what it looks like to watch your baby being born…via a surrogate.
An amazing 9-year-old reporter. (Does she need an internship?)
After writing about our mild disappointment with the new Disney LEGO minifigs, some took issue with Liz’s characterization of Ariel. Here’s another perspective on why cartoons are not role models.
Aw, love the new Eric Carle Hungry Caterpillar Tattly tattoos just in time for spring.
Funny: How to make women’s products more gender-neutral for sexist investors.
Meet the girl who was just accepted into all 8 Ivy League schools. Whoo!
A feisty POV on schools that censor student theater productions.
Buzzfeed recreates SI swimsuit covers with a more diverse range of body types.
Twitterati Cryptograms: A twist on a funniest tweets book — featuring our own Kristen!
Undeniable words of wisdom.
Thinking of a move? This week, New York passed the most comprehensive mandatory state paid family leave law, and San Francisco followed suit. Great start! Take a look at the 20 states that could be next. (Then check out this chart to see where the US stands globally and know why it’s just a start.)