While Summer may mean a slower pace for many families' schedules, it wasn't all lazy, hazy relaxation in the world of parenting news. The weeks between Memorial and Labor Day brought about plenty of excitement for new celebrity parents — those who announced their pregnancies, welcomed babies into the world, and released their newborns' first photos. Public breastfeeding advocates around the globe were outraged over a recent instance of social media censorship, and a shockingly nasty letter sent to an autistic teen caused a major stir.
Take a look back at the good, the bad, the adorable, and the abhor-able news that rocked the parenting world this past Summer (did we mention there was a Royal Baby?!). Here, the best, the worst, and the most newsworthy of Summer 2013.