Mother's Day 2013

The Ups & Downs on the Road to Motherhood: In Their Own Words

Celebrities open up about the challenges of becoming a mom


Her challenge: Baby blues
After son Camden was born in September 2012, the new mom waffled between feeling blissful and blue. And things reached a critical point when the actress reluctantly started handing off her baby to eager friends and family because she "was sick of feeling like a milk machine." Her remedy: much-needed alone time to contemplate her new role as a mommy. "It's okay if we can't do it all, because … we have already done so much."