06:07 AM EDT 11/27/2014
Originally posted 05/09/2014 06:00PM
Although singer Jordin Sparks loves exercising with her mom, Jodi Jackson, it's not her mother's physical strength she most admires.
Originally posted 05/08/2014 10:30AM
We know, we know – your mother knows best. But the leading ladies of the small screen – from Carol Brady to Roseanne Conner – also know a thing or two about raising a family.
Originally posted 05/08/2014 03:00PM
Moms often seem to be the family unit's designated archivist, ensuring that every moment is perfectly calculated, curated and carried out.
Which is why it's so hilarious when a family portrait goes wrong. In honor of Mother's Day, enjoy this selection of 10 of the best awkward mom photos from Awkward Family Photos, the Internet's finest purveyors of embarrassing family pictures since 2009. (Looking for more awkward fun? Buy AFP's book here.) And happy Mother's Day!
Originally posted 05/08/2014 11:35AM
The family resemblance is undeniable – those friendly eyes and calm smile.
Originally posted 05/08/2014 11:00AM
In the Internet age, Mother's Day doesn't just mean a phone call and flowers. A commemorative Facebook photo is how to really show your mom you care – even in Hollywood.
Originally posted 05/08/2014 10:00AM
Save money at the florist and make Mom something special!
Originally posted 05/07/2014 01:30PM
Savannah Guthrie's mom has put in a special request with the stork.
Originally posted 04/18/2014 11:15AM
She's an actress, a comic, and funny with a capital F. And she knows a few other F words, too … we digress.
Originally posted 05/12/2013 03:05PM
NCIS: Los Angeles star Eric Christian Olsen is months away from becoming a parent. His wife, actress Sarah Wright, is expecting the couple's first child, a son, in August. As he tries to absorb the magnitude of raising a little one of his own, Olsen, 35, penned a letter of homage to his mother, Jeanne.
Originally posted 05/11/2013 04:20PM
Even pregnant with her second child – and with a wedding in the works – Halle Berry has admitted that she has no plans to slow down or take time off from work, which is probably why Sunday's holiday will be particularly gratifying.
"What I love about Mother's Day is Mom doesn't have to plan it," Berry tells reporters before hosting the 20th Annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women.
That means fiancé Olivier Martinez and daughter Nahla Ariela, 5, are in planning mode. And the actress couldn't be any happier about the role reversal.
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