How Many of These 17 Big Celeb Parenting Stories Did You Read?

Relive the craziest, sweetest parenting moments from 2013.

When it comes to celebrity baby news, Prince George and North West reigned supreme this year. But between premature births and name reveals, other celebrity parents still gave us so much to talk about. Here are the parenting stories we couldn't get enough of in 2013.
 

What Will Kim & Kayne Name Their Baby? The Top 14 Names That Start With the Letter 'K'

What Will Kim & Kayne Name Their Baby? The Top 14 Names That Start With the Letter 'K'

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When Kimye announced they'd soon be adding a little girl to the family, we were sure the Kardashian legacy would live on with another "K" name. Hey, we all thought Nori's name was Kaidence for a while, didn't we?

Is Adele's Baby's Name Out of the Bag (and Around Her Neck)?

Is Adele's Baby's Name Out of the Bag (and Around Her Neck)?

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Adele kept her baby's name way under wraps, referring to her son only as "little peanut." Well, she might have unintentionally revealed the secret, after photogs caught her sporting a gold necklace that reads "Angelo."

He's Here! See the First Photo of the Royal Baby!

He's Here! See the First Photo of the Royal Baby!

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Even at only a few days old, Prince George proved he's going to be a seriously photogenic king someday. We loved sharing in the royal couple's joy!

The Royal Baby's Name Is Revealed: It's Definitely Royal!

 It's Definitely Royal!

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We knew Will and Kate would have to follow tradition in at least once instance -- choosing the royal baby's name. We're sure little George Alexander Louis will grow into that big name someday!

See the First Official Royal Baby Photos of Prince George!

See the First Official Royal Baby Photos of Prince George!

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Dodging tradition once again, the royal couple elected to have their first official family portrait taken by none other than grandpa himself -- Kate's father Michael Middleton. We loved their decision, and the pictures are stunning!

See the First Photo of North West! We Think She Looks Like...

See the First Photo of North West! We Think She Looks Like...

 

We knew we'd be in for a media frenzy when the typically private Kanye West reproduced with legendary oversharer Kim Kardashian, but we had no idea it would take this long to catch our first glimpse of baby Nori. We instantly fell in love with her after her first photo was finally revealed on Kris Jenner's talk show.

The First Photo of Michael Buble's Baby Is Just About the Cutest Thing Ever

The First Photo of Michael Buble's Baby Is Just About the Cutest Thing Ever

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Michael Buble proved he's everyone's dream husband when he took this candid snap of son Noah shortly after his birth. Gotta love a celeb who's down to earth!

Jessica Simpson Reveals First Photo of Baby Ace! He Looks Just Like...

Jessica Simpson Reveals First Photo of Baby Ace! He Looks Just Like...

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In typical celeb fashion, Jessica Simpson revealed the first photo of her son Ace on the cover of Us Weekly. You know, just normal mom stuff.

All About Kate Middleton’s Birth!

All About Kate Middleton’s Birth!

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Kate Middleton's labor was definitely not normal. We couldn't get enough of all the surprising delivery details.

See Beyonce Carry Blue Ivy in Six-Inch Heels -- on a Boat!

See Beyonce Carry Blue Ivy in Six-Inch Heels -- on a Boat!

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Further proving she's a fashion force to be reckoned with, Beyoncé was photographed carrying baby Blue Ivy while sporting towering platform heels. On a boat. And she made it look easy.

See Kate Middleton's First Post-Baby Red Carpet Look. Wow!

See Kate Middleton's First Post-Baby Red Carpet Look. Wow!

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We were barely surprised when Kate Middleton looked stunning mere hours after giving birth to Prince George, but her first red carpet look post-baby was absolutely jaw-dropping.

Guess Whose Placenta Is in These Delicious-Looking Smoothies?

Guess Whose Placenta Is in These Delicious-Looking Smoothies?

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It's not that weird to eat your own placenta nowadays, but former America's Next Top Model contestant Lisa D'Amato took it to the next level when she revealed she served up "his and hers" placenta smoothies for her husband and their friends. Blech!

See Kim Kardashian's Seriously Sexy Post-Baby Selfie. Wow.

Kim's super sexy post-baby selfie was a serious "take that!" to her body-policing media critics. Hubby-to-be Kanye West retweeted the image, adding his own caption: "HEADING HOME NOW." We bet.

Prince George's Royal Christening: See All the Photos!

 See All the Photos!

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Prince George's christening was a truly royal affair. We couldn't get enough of this picture-perfect family in 2013!

Will and Kate's Surprising Choice for Prince George's Godparents

Will and Kate's Surprising Choice for Prince George's Godparents

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Will and Kate pooh-poohed royal tradition once again by choosing several longtime friends to be Prince George's godparents. Not even Harry and Pippa made the cut!

Pink's Daughter Willow Rides a Motorbike: Is That Even Safe?

 Is That Even Safe?

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The Internet was not happy when Pink's husband, motocross racer Carey Hart, took the couple's 2-year-old daughter Willow on her first motorbike ride. The singer lashed out on Twitter, saying "If any of u have more experience on a bike than my husband, then I will listen to your opinions on how he should take my daughter for a ride."

6 Surprising Things About Kim Kardashian's Pregnancy Weight Gain

6 Surprising Things About Kim Kardashian's Pregnancy Weight Gain

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Throughout Kim Kardashian's pregnancy, the media could not stop talking about the new mom's weight gain. We were shocked when Kim revealed just how rough her pregnancy (and the fat-shaming) was.

Carina Belles is a contributing writer at iVillage. Follow her on Twitter, Instagram and Google+.

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