Mother's Day 2013

Mom After 40: They Did It!

From Halle and Nicole to Sandra and Salma, meet the moms who found motherhood was worth the wait


After beating cancer in 2003, Falco adopted Anderson, now 10, and Macy, 7. "I'm just the happiest person," the Nurse Jackie star, 52, told PEOPLE. "I've got my kids, my friends. I can handle anything."