Current Category: Motherhood 

 

Jennifer Aniston exasperated by the pressure to have children
Jennifer Aniston exasperated by the pressure to have children

Aniston, 45, has been hounded by motherhood expectations for years. The Friends star also discussed misinterpretations of the word “feminism.” She’s clearly not afraid to speak her mind anymore, if indeed she ever was–read all about it!


Who are the oldest celebrity moms? At 47, Halle Berry will definitely be on the list!
Who are the oldest celebrity moms? At 47, Halle Berry will definitely be on the list!

Halle Berry isn’t the only celebrity to have a baby after she’s over the hill. Here are some other notable moms who gave birth when they were older than 41…


Jillian Michaels on motherhood — “Son of a b***h, this is hard!”
Jillian Michaels on motherhood — “Son of a b***h, this is hard!”

Jillian Michaels is tough as can be with the contestants on The Biggest Loser but when it comes to motherhood, she hasn’t quite mastered the art. In a new interview with Fitness Magazine, Jillian is admitting that being a parent is one of the toughest jobs she’s ever had.


Rihanna wants to have a baby soon, explains why she took back Chris Brown
Rihanna wants to have a baby soon, explains why she took back Chris Brown

Rihanna may be thinking about settling down and having a family. In Elle UK (via NYDN) she says she wants to have a child soon, and although she doesn’t name Chris Brown as the person she wants to have a baby with, she does go on at length about why she took him back after their domestic violence incident after the 2009 Grammys.


Is it acceptable to put a seven-year-old on a diet?
Is it acceptable to put a seven-year-old on a diet?

Here is the dilemma with putting a young girl or boy on a diet: If a child is told her body is “wrong” from such a young age and is forced to change her behaviors, will she be set up for a lifetime of insecurity and disordered eating? Or, if you don’t encourage her to eat healthier and become more active, is she destined to the health problems that coincide with obesity?


Shirley MacLaine’s daughter Sachi Parker claims Shirley was a cold, absent mom
Shirley MacLaine’s daughter Sachi Parker claims Shirley was a cold, absent mom

Shirley MaClaine’s daughter Sachi (short for Stephanie Sachiko) Parker: is revealing her new book Lucky Me: My Life With–and Without–My Mom Shirley MacLaine that her mom may not be acting too much when she plays cold women with firecracker personalities.


How Kim Kardashian and other stars stay fit while pregnant
How Kim Kardashian and other stars stay fit while pregnant

Kim Kardashian hasn’t let a little thing like being pregnant get in her way of working out and keeping fit! The 32-year-old mom-to-be has been photographed several times departing the gym after a workout, and has talked about the adjustments that had to be made by her personal trainer. While most of us common folk can’t afford personal trainers, we can glean a few tips from celebrity mommas who stayed fit while pregnant, including Kim, Reese Witherspoon, Kristen Bell, Jennifer Garner, and Jessica Alba!


Starcasm’s 5 song old-school dedication to moms for Mother’s Day
Starcasm’s 5 song old-school dedication to moms for Mother’s Day

“A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials, heavy and sudden, fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends who rejoice with us in our sunshine, desert us when troubles thicken around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.” – Washington Irving


Katherine Heigl honestly blogs about difficulties of juggling motherhood with her career
Katherine Heigl honestly blogs about difficulties of juggling motherhood with her career

Actress Katherine Heigl adopted baby Naleigh with husband Josh Kelley September, 2009 from South Korea. One of the reasons she adopted Naleigh was because Katherine’s old sister Meg Heigl-Beltran was also adopted from Korea.

Now, in a new blog for ivillage, Katherine really opens up about the stresses (and nightmare) of trying to excel in her career, as a new mom, and as a wife.


 

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