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Celebrity Moms

In some ways, they’re nothing like us (the nannies, hot bodies, and mansions spring to mind) but in other ways, we’re all the same (breastfeeding, diapers, sleeplessness).

The one about the Brave red carpet

June 23, 2012

I went to the world premiere of the Pixar film Brave in Hollywood last week, and let’s just get one thing straight first: after living in in Los Angeles my entire childhood and finally attending my first RED carpet event 20 years after moving away, the red carpet was green. photo credit: Disney See how […]

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What’s the best advice your mom has given you?

May 11, 2012

Over the years, my mom has given me a lot of advice. I wish I could easily put my finger on the very best but it all tends to swirl around me and through me. Some I listened to, some I ignored. If only she had had a blog, right? Then I could search for […]

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In some ways, they’re nothing like us (the nannies, hot bodies, and mansions spring to mind) but in other ways, we’re all the same (breastfeeding, diapers, sleeplessness).

The one where we all judge Tom and Katie

April 21, 2011

If you are a reader of celebrity gossip, you may have already seen this photo, but I’ve never claimed Rookie Moms as a resource for breaking news. A few things are happening in these pictures of Suri Cruise and her mom. One is that she’s out very late at night– past midnight, according to the […]

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Celebrity rookie moms-to-be: are they “just like us”?

January 19, 2011

My sister just made me aware of the recent rash of celebrity pregnancy announcements. If you are pregnant yourself, one of these famous moms-to-be could be your celebrity baby match. Which will it be? Natalie Portman Jewel Mariah Carey (with twins) Selma Blair Alicia Silverstone Tia Mowry Jane Krakowski photos: natalie portman, mariah carey, and […]

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In some ways, they’re nothing like us (the nannies, hot bodies, and mansions spring to mind) but in other ways, we’re all the same (breastfeeding, diapers, sleeplessness).

Ellen Pompeo talks about diapers and motherhood

October 5, 2010

With a tight schedule, barking dogs, and a napping baby, it could have been any of our new mommy friends on the quick phone call from which we just hung up. Instead, a few bloggers were lucky to have a chance to chat with Ellen Pompeo from Grey’s Anatomy about her life as a new […]

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Celebrity Moms: They’re Not Just Like Us

January 22, 2010

Their breasts defy gravity.

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In some ways, they’re nothing like us (the nannies, hot bodies, and mansions spring to mind) but in other ways, we’re all the same (breastfeeding, diapers, sleeplessness).

Celebrity moms: They’re not just like us

November 25, 2009
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Celebrity Moms – They’re Not Just Like Us: Breastfeeding Edition

September 18, 2009

In the beginning, Whit and I both struggled a fair amount with breastfeeding before getting into the groove. We were told that if it hurt, we must be doing it wrong. Yeah yeah whatever. Now we believe that in the first few weeks, it hurts a fair amount even if you’re doing it right. But […]

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In some ways, they’re nothing like us (the nannies, hot bodies, and mansions spring to mind) but in other ways, we’re all the same (breastfeeding, diapers, sleeplessness).

Celebrity Moms – They’re Not Just Like Us: Demi Moore Edition

July 30, 2009

They have matching mother-daughter mermaid like hair that is tamed by professionals. Here Demi Moore is shown with her daughter, Rumer (I think) Tallulah (thanks Stephanie!), sporting some very natural-looking hair that took hours to shape. I have crazy curly, frizzy hair that is unwashed and unkempt. If I’m extremely lucky, it will spontaneously twirl […]

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Celebrity Moms – They’re Not Just Like Us: Trista Sutter Edition

July 6, 2009

They wear their ovulation indicators on their wrists. Trista Sutter credits the OV-Watch with getting pregnant with her son Max and says, “Thankfully because of OV-Watch, I knew when I was going to ovulate.” If you would like the dude next to you on the commuter train to know that you are trying to conceive, […]

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