Topic: giuliana rancic

Giuliana Rancic Invites Some Ugly Mommy-Shaming By Saying She Puts Her Marriage Before Her Child

Giuliana Rancic Invites Some Ugly Mommy-Shaming By Saying She Puts Her Marriage Before Her Child

It’s an age-old motherhood debate: who do you love more, husband or child? It’s a debate that I’ve always found slightly ridiculous, because I don’t find these two kinds of love to be comparable at all. And still, women have been proclaiming their allegiance and judging those on the other side of the debate for decades now. The most recent mom to throw her hat into the circle of this fight is Giuliana Rancic. More »

Dear Giuliana Rancic, We’re Happy To Give You Parenting Advice – So Stop Asking Kris Jenner

Dear Giuliana Rancic, We're Happy To Give You Parenting Advice - So Stop Asking Kris Jenner

Dear Giuliana Rancic, I’m not sure if you’re contractually obligated to pretend to listen to Kris Jenner‘s parenting advice. I’m really hoping that the reason for your recent interview claiming that Jenner is like your “second mother.” But as a concerned citizen who happens to know where you can find a lot of really helpful parenting advice, I just want to let you know that the momager isn’t your only option. More »

Mommyish Poll: Should A Surrogate Be Present At A Baby Shower?

Mommyish Poll: Should A Surrogate Be Present At A Baby Shower?

Giuliana Rancic got a surprise baby shower from her co-workers over at E!, which resulted in sweet thank yous and what looks like obligatory pastel cupcakes. Her surrogate baby news has overjoyed those who have tuned into her infertility struggles, brush with breast cancer, and career. But in our times of perhaps waning surrogacy stigma and increased tolerance for any woman’s path to motherhood, what exactly is the etiquette for baby showers when a surrogate is involved? More »

Giuliana Rancic’s Happy Baby News Puts A Very Public Dent In Surrogacy Stigmas

Giuliana Rancic's Happy Baby News Puts A Very Public Dent In Surrogacy Stigmas

Surrogacy stigmas may still linger for many women, but apparently not for Giuliana Rancic. The E! News host who has struggled openly with infertility, IVF, and of course breast cancer, announced that she and her husband Bill Rancic are finally expecting. But watching the couple delight and gush over their long awaited happy ending suggests that perhaps those elevated eyebrows at the term “surrogate” are a thing of 2008. More »

Unbearable: Celebrities Who Speak Out For IVF

Unbearable: Celebrities Who Speak Out For IVF

Having a child is usually a happy time in a woman’s life. Unfortunately, as we wait longer to have children, infertility and trouble conceiving can become a part of the family making process. Unbearable addresses these difficulties.

IVF and the women who choose it are plagued by misconceptions and stereotypes. That’s why I’m thankful for these outspoken celebrities who opened up about their fertility struggles with honesty and thoughtfulness. They make it easier for all us to keep the conversation going. More »

E! Host Giuliana Rancic Battling Breast Cancer

E! Host Giuliana Rancic Battling Breast Cancer

E! red carpet host and reality star Giuliana Rancic announced this morning on Today that she has breast cancer. Rancic, who has chronicled her attempts to get pregnant on reality show Giuliana & Bill, has already had two rounds of IVF – but with no luck. When she attempted a third round, her doctor said she needed a mammogram first. That test revealed she’s in the early stages of breast cancer. More »