updated 07/12/2006 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 07/12/2006 AT 01:00 AM EDT
Star pops spend quality time with their favorite fans
Christopher Meloni & son Dante
On the set of Law & Order: SVU in N.Y.C., the actor took five for some face time March 9.
Noah Wyle & daughter Auden
There's nothing like a snooze on the beach—even if Dad opts for a stroll, as the ER doc did in Malibu May 6.
Seal & son Henry
The art of the air kiss: Henry got an early lesson in schmoozing April 11 at the Ivy in L.A.
Jon Stewart & son Nathan
The Daily Show host toted his little entertainer in Manhattan April 13.
Jude Law & son Rudy
The toddler put up his dukes for Dad at a Malibu park on April 29.
baby's day out
Far from the red carpet, these moms make every day an adventure
Molly Shannon & daughter Stella
The ex-SNL star took her little carrot top for a stroll in New York City last summer.
Uma Thurman & son Roan
The star slid like a kid in Central Park April 27.
Sarah Jessica Parker & son James Wilkie
Did the fashion-forward mom (in Manhattan May 4) pass on her love of funky footwear?
Britney Spears & son Sean Preston
On his May 9 visit to The Late Show, Sean P hitched a ride on Mom's growing bump.
For ponytails in a pinch, some stars keep elastic hairbands on hand
Debra Messing & son Roman
The Will & Grace star kept an eye on her little guy (then 6 months) in L.A. in 2004.
Liv Tyler & son Milo
Tyler let her hair down to sing along with her then-5-month-old son in a London park last year.
No buzz cuts here. These parents are raising little rock stars
Russell Crowe & son Charles
Charles proved he's hardly camera-shy while out with Dad in New Zealand in April.
Celine Dion & son René-Charles
The singer's son went to great lengths to outshine Mom and Dad (René Angélil) in Paris in October.
Kate Hudson & son Ryder
You're never too young for the windblown look, as Ryder discovered on a blustery February day in N.Y.C.
Al Pacino & son Anton
Pacino's stylishly tressed lad led the way in L.A. last fall.
Cindy Crawford & son Presley
Shaggy and chic: How else would the son of a supermodel (and husband Rande Gerber) wear his hair?
Even celebs can use an extra hand sometimes
Denise Richards & daughter Lola
The actress multi-tasked at a Malibu park in February.
Rachel Griffiths & daughter Adelaide
The Starbucks/sleeping-newborn/cell-phone combo didn't even faze the former Six Feet Under star in L.A. last summer.
Brooke Shields & daughter Rowan
The keyed-up mom (in L.A. this spring) just managed to load her precious cargo.
Angelina Jolie, daughter Zahara 6 MONTHS, & son Maddox 3 YEARS
No Brad? No problem! Mom handled double duty on her own last summer.