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Dutiful mom Jennifer Garner expertly balances a few cups of Joe and 17-month-old son Samuel in Brentwood, Calif., after dropping off daughters Seraphina, 4, and Violet, 7, at school on June 6.
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At the finish line, Seraphina, 4, makes her parents (and big sis!) proud as they show their support at a local track event held at Pacific Palisades High School on April 28.
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It's a family fun day for the Affleck-Garners, who take their adorable brood – son Samuel, 1, and daughters Seraphina, 4, and Violet, 7 (not pictured) – to a Santa Monica, Calif., playground on March 17.
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For me?! One-year-old Samuel helps mom Garner tote a pretty pink package during a March 6 outing in Pacific Palisades, Calif.
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Violet Affleck, 7, shows off her on trend fluffy headgear en route to a beauty salon with mom Garner on Jan. 21 in Brentwood, Calif.
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The hands-on mom keeps 6½-month-old son Samuel close while browsing a Brentwood, Calif., market Nov. 13.
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CLOSE TO YOU
The Argo actor and director whispers sweet somethings into the ear of his delighted wife of seven years, while a 3½-year-old Seraphina focuses on decorating a cake at a West Hollywood bakery on Oct 28.
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A fresh-faced Garner leads the way for baby Samuel, 7 months, who cuddles up to Mom in a bright one-piece Oct. 5 at a Brentwood, Calif., mall.
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What's for dinner? Garner and 6½-year-old daughter Violet sample the colorful produce Sept. 16 at a Brentwood, Calif., farmers market.
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During an Aug. 7 family ice cream run in Santa Monica, Calif., the new mom keeps close to son Samuel, 5½ months.
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GIVE ME LIBERTY
Red, white and cute: Garner and her little lady show off their American spirit with pom-poms (and cute flag-themed barrettes!) at a July 4 street fair in Santa Monica, Calif.
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UP IN ARMS
Proving girls just want to have fun, the actress and daughter Seraphina hit the slides June 23 at a Pacific Palisades, Calif., park.
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A SHORE THING
Affleck and Seraphina, 3, get in a little daddy-and-me time during an April 29 walk at a Santa Barbara, Calif., beach.
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Two weeks before little bro Samuel's arrival, 3-year-old Seraphina heads out for fro-yo in Santa Monica, Calif., with her doting mom Feb. 8.
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A SWEET KISS
Mwah! Two days before her little girl Seraphina turns 3, mom-to-be Garner gives her a big kiss while the two grab breakfast on Jan. 4 in Santa Monica, Calif.
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Hold tight! A very pregnant Garner assists Seraphina, 2 ½, on the monkey bars during a family outing in Santa Monica, Calif., on Dec. 4, 2011.
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Papa Affleck keeps his style-coordinated darlings – Seraphina, 2, and Violet, 5 ½ – close while out and about in Pacific Palisades, Calif., on Oct. 23, 2011.
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THAT'S MY GIRL
Garner can't keep her eyes off her ballerina-in-training, Violet, 5 ½, as the duo leave dance class in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Sept. 10, 2011.
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Make a wish! Seraphina, 2½, clutches a mini star while shopping at The Grove with mom Garner on Aug. 19, 2011, in L.A.
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MADE IN THE SHADE
Garner and Affleck step out with their smiley girls – Violet, 5½, and Seraphina, 2½ – for a July 17 trip to the farmers' market in Los Angeles.
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Affleck and Garner take their mini writer (Seraphina, 2½) and bookworm (Violet, 5½) for a family day out in Brentwood, Calif., on July 10.
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In coordinating striped outfits, Garner and Seraphina grab some healthy snacks at an L.A. farmers market on June 26.
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SIP & WALK
During a sunny stroll through Santa Monica, Calif., on June 27, Garner leads the way while Seraphina quenches her thirst.
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READY, SET, BOOKMARK!
Violet really digs into her literary pick after a June 1 trip to a local Santa Monica, Calif., library with mom Garner.
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Garner and Violet, 5, lead the way for dad Affleck on May 26, as the family heads out in L.A.
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Eat up! Garner and 2-year-old Seraphina feed some feathered friends on May 19, during a park outing in Santa Monica, Calif.
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Seraphina, 2, gives Mom something to hold on to during a mother-daughter day in Santa Monica, Calif., on May 12.
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GET A GRIP
How sweet! Violet, 5, gives Garner an affectionate hug while the pair runs errands in Santa Monica, Calif., on May 6.
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Look at that smile! Violet, 5, gets a jump-start to her day with an energizing coffee run alongside Mom on Jan. 22 in Brentwood, Calif.
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The family that eats together, stays together! Here, the happy foursome step out for a casual meal in Brentwood, Calif., on Nov. 27, 2010.
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Like mother, like daughter: Garner and 22-month-old Seraphina show off matching smiles while grocery shopping on Nov. 6 in sunny California.
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The Town star and director keeps his focus on family, stepping out with his real-life leading ladies – wife Jen and daughters Violet, 4½, and Seraphina, 20 months – at a Sept. 18 soccer practice in Brentwood, Calif.
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Gimme five! Garner and Violet, 4½, are too cute during a mother-daughter carriage ride through New York's Central Park on Aug. 24. Later that day, the pair checked out the musical Mary Poppins on Broadway.
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What a proud papa! The Oscar winner, who joked that having three women in the house means he gets carries a smiling Seraphina, 19 months, after an Aug. 22 visit to indoor playground City Treehouse in N.Y.C.
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In matching red, white and blue outfits, Garner and her little lady liberties put on their own patriotic display at a Fourth of July parade in Pacific Palisades, Calif.
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THE FAB FOUR
The gang's all here! Ben Affleck totes daughter Violet, 4½, while wife Garner cradles 17-month-old Seraphina after a family outing in Brentwood, Calif., on June 12. The couple, who met while working together on 2003's Daredevil, are about to celebrate a milestone: their five-year wedding anniversary on June 29, 2010.
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Color them cute! Garner and Violet stop to doodle on May 31, during a sunny mother-daughter stroll through Santa Monica, Calif.
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IN THE PINK
From brunch to running errands, it's a girls' day out in Pacific Palisades, Calif., on April 11 for Garner and her color-matched cuties.
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Look who's walking! With some help from mom, Seraphina displays her toddling skills in Santa Monica on March 11, 2010. "The second child is easier, and the experience of bringing a baby into the world is easier," Garner has said. "But … it's happy chaos."
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Seraphina squeals with delight while playing with mom on March 4, 2010, at a Santa Monica park. "I'm so sure of her sweetness as a person," Garner told InStyle. "She's taught me that there's an innate goodness in people that's real."
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Affleck keeps a steady hand on Seraphina during a quick trip down a slide at a Santa Monica park on Jan. 16, 2010. The doting dad plans on keeping a close eye on his girls as they enter the dating years, too. "I'm already ... practicing the rocking-chair-and-rifle routine," he told Today's Matt Lauer.
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OH, HAPPY DAY!
Garner and her girls sport matching smiles while out in Boston on Oct. 4, 2009. "You want to set the best example you can for [your kids] in every way," the actress told Parade. "You want them to grow up and be proud of you."
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The adorable foursome blends in with the crowd that same day. "Life is very full these days," the actress said a few weeks later. "But the goal is that everyone is just happy and healthy."
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RAIN AND SHINE
Sporting mommy-and-me wellies, the Garner-Affleck girls don't let the rain get them down during a September 2009 stroll through Boston.
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SWING & A KISS
"When the baby was born, she was so angelic," Garner, with Seraphina at a park on Sept. 7, 2009, said last year. "Seraphina means angel. It's Hebrew, but it's found in many cultures – which we liked."
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Hey, hot shots! With summery shorts and super-cool shades, Garner and Violet make quite a cute pair outside the Los Angeles Farmers Market in July 2009.
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While mom totes Seraphina through Boston on April 26, 2009, dad gets goofy with Violet. "He dresses her and does her hair," Garner told InStyle. "You can always tell when he has been at it, just two random barrettes hanging in there. It's so sweet."