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Good looks can run in the family and with these celebrities it’s clear that their mamas are the ones who blessed the gene pool.
Adrienne Banfield-Jones (Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Mom)
At 43 years old, there’s no denying how great Jada Pinkett-Smith looks. And if you want to know how she’ll look in 18 years all you have to do it turn to her mother. The family spent the Thanksgiving holiday weekend in Jamaica and Pinkett-Smith shared a photo of mother Adrienne Banfield-Jones rocking a two piece bathing suit. The 61-year-old grandmother puts a lot of women half her age to shame.
It looks like congrats are in order. Last week, our sister site StyleBlazer revealed that Kelly Rowland was just days away from the delivery room. We’re happy to report that the 33-year-old beauty has given birth to a healthy baby boy.
According to People, Kelly and her new husband, Tim Witherspoon, welcomed their little bundle of joy on Tuesday, November 4 at 1:30 p.m. The newlyweds named their son Titan Jewell Witherspoon. At birth, he weighed 7.5 lbs.
“We are thrilled to announce that today we are the proud parents of our first son,” the couple confirmed in a statement. “We are blessed to report everyone is healthy and happy!”
Last August, Kelly revealed that she allowed her hubby to pick their baby’s name.
“The dad picked out the name. It has to do with family,” a glowing Kelly said at the VMAs.”
The “Dirty Laundry” singer first announced her pregnancy just two months prior to that interview on Instagram. Kelly and Tim tied the knot during a private wedding ceremony in Costa Rica last May. 2014 has been quite an eventful year for the former Destiny’s Child singer, we can only imagine what 2015 will be like for her.
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Everybody has that one cousin who no one in the family is surprised to hear is facing a charge — or two — but hardly anyone expects to get a collect call from their mom from behind bars. Nevertheless, that’s pretty much how it went down with these celebrity moms arrested for breaking the law in one way or another.
Big Pun’s mother Gail Tirado
Although he’s been gone for more than a decade, Big Pun’s legacy still lives on. So it came as a shock to many of his fans when news surfaced recently that his mother was busted for armed burglary. 63-year-old Gail Simpson, was arrested last week after trying to rob a Florida Wells Fargo Bank. She is already on probation from an attempted robbery earlier this year. Reportedly, Gail Simpson is the alias of deceased rapper Big Pun’s mother Gail Tirado. She has been said to be distraught over trying to recover royalties owed to her late son’s estate.
People always question whether or not it’s possible to love unconditionally, but actress Tia Mowry says that’s exactly what becoming a mother taught her how to do.
“I really learned what unconditional love is and really was,” Tia told The Jasmine Brand. “If my husband was cooking and he had a raw egg in his hand and it fell on the floor, I would be like ‘What the hell?!’ but if my son did that, I would be like, ‘Aww baby that’s okay, that’s alright honey we’ll pick it up’. So you learn how to love unconditionally and I’ve been applying that to my everyday life so that’s what I’ve learned.”
Speaking of love, the former “Game” actress also said that losing love is one of her biggest fears.
“One of my biggest fears would have to be to not be loved,” Tia revealed. “I think love, when you’re in love, when you are loved, it’s definitely a piece of heaven and when that’s taken away from you it’s really not a good thing.
So, I fear that the world would lose love, stop learning how to love unconditionally, stop learning how to love all races, all socio-economical statuses, all sexual preferences, that’s my fear—that this world will turn into a world full of hate because love is amazing and it’s beautiful.”
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Mother’ Day is a very special day for women across the world, but it’s an even happier and exciting time when you are celebrating your very first Mother’s Day, like these famous moms.
Kim gave birth to baby girl North West on June 15, 2013 just shy of Mother’s Day last year. We’re sure Kanye is going to shower the buxom beauty with lots of lavish gifts and love. Happy Mother’s day, Kim.
Here is some Friday morning preciousness for you! We finally get to meet Thandie Newton’s son, Booker Jombe Parker, by way of a photo the celebrity mom posted on Twitter a few days ago. Booker is just 6 weeks old, with Thandie giving birth to her third child March 3. On the big day, the 41-year-old announced via Twtter:
“Our baby boy is finally here! Booker Jombe Parker. Born joyously at home yesterday.
“My 3rd home birth with brilliant independent midwife Caroline Flint – and Carole Goddard @PhoenixMidwives. Keep independent midwifery alive!”
Thandie is married to English writer, director, and producer Ol Parker. The couple tied the knot in 1998 and have three children with whom she all had home births: daughters Ripley (born in 2000) and Nico (born in 2004), and this little cutie Booker. Thandie and Ol’s daughters were reportedly named after the character Ellen Ripley in the Alien films and the singer Nico, but we don’t know the inspiration behind Booker yet. We do know he’s cute as a button though. Congrats again Thandie!
We knew celebrities do a lot of things under the guise of entertainment, but sometimes these ladies take the risqué clothing a little too far — even on their off days!
Gwen loves to rock the cutout tank tops that show half of her bra. She’s been seen out with bright red bra straps showing, and here you can make out everything going on under her shirt. How are her little boys going to learn to keep their space from a different set of ta-tas when they like them?
2014 will be an amazing year for some of our most loved female celebrities as they become first-time moms or repeat moms. Though the babies haven’t arrived just yet, these celebrities are expecting their bundle of joy sometime in the near future. Here are 14 celeb moms who are due in 2014.
Many women face the challenge of choosing between a career and children, but there are plenty who choose both. Raising children is the hardest job to have and to balance that with a successful career is even harder. These 15 celebrity moms have been in movies, television shows, on runways and red carpets looking stunning, full of energy and have even brought their little ones along to celebrate with them. Hard work, drive and determination have served these women well in their public and personal lives.
Nia Long has starred in some of our most classic films like “Boyz in the Hood,” “Love Jones” and “The Best Man.” She’s been on episodes of “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” and many other projects and with the length of her career you may forget that she is a mother of two sons Massai, age 12 and Kez, age 1.
It hasn’t even been a year since Tamera Mowry-Housley gave birth to her adorable son, Aden, and she’s already making plans for baby number two.
“I am planning on having a second baby. My doula says the 10-month spot is the sweet spot because I’m having so much fun with my son. He sleeps through the night; he’s mobile, but not to the point where he’s breaking my back. That’s usually the time that people are like, ‘Okay, I’m ready for No. 2.’ That’s where I am right now,” the 35-year-old first time mom told OK! magazine.
She went on to say that if she is lucky enough to conceive twins this time, she would be thankful, but added that twins can be quite a handful.
“If I was blessed with twins, of course, I would be very grateful and very happy. However, having twins is a lot of work, so I physically—or mentally—can’t imagine taking care of two at the same time.”
Being a twin herself, Tamera also offered advice for anyone who may be raising twins, regarding the importance of individuality.
“It’s a lot of work. Make sure that people don’t see them as one person…It’s important to realize that they may look alike… and they may have come out at the same time, but they’re individuals. Treat them that way.”
Those Mowry girls love being moms, that’s for sure!