Marie Osmond Is a Grandma, and It's Time to Buy Stocking Stuffers
Dec. 20, 2013
By ABC NEWS
Marie Osmond a New Grandma
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Time to start planning a new family band. The queen of family sing-alongs, Marie Osmond, just became a grandma.
Osmond tweeted Thursday night that her family just got a tiny bit bigger, according to E! No details yet on the tot's name -- or singing ability.
"Hey everyone ... I just became a GRANDMA!!!!!!!!" she tweeted. "It's a boy!"
Christmas stockings. They're a nice tradition, sweet to look at but a bit perplexing to fill. Candy, small toys or games, ornaments and the ol' toothbrush are the typical fare, but maybe there's a way to spruce up what's inside the stocking this year.
For instance, the Social Climber's favorite stuffer combines the best of Internet sharing with the best of real-life stuffed animals: Grumpy Cat plush doll! Check out Mashable's other Internet-themed gifts for the Social Climber reader in your life.
The actress said on her Facebook page that she'll be fine but will miss a few episodes of her show, "The Exes."
"I've been really, really sick since early September. Full-body muscle weakness to the extent that just walking is difficult, stairs impossible, and I even need a neck brace to hold my head up," she wrote Tuesday on her Facebook page. "Through the fall, I shot as much of 'The Exes' as I possibly could, but eventually I did have to (BEGRUDGINGLY) miss two episodes."
Man Builds Life-Size Lego Car
This should be on every kid's Christmas list this year: a life-size Lego car that actually drives.
The car was created by an Australian businessman and a Romanian technology expert who met on the Internet, crowd-sourced the funds they needed to build the car and then had the car built. It runs on air. And magic.