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THEY'RE LADIES WHO LUNCH
And ladies who laugh, too.
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THEY LOVE SPENDING TIME WITH FAMILY
Katie and Suri joined their extended family to celebrate the star's sister's birthday — which included a sweet group snapshot.
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THEY VISIT THEIR FAMOUS FRIENDS LIKE IT'S NBD
Oh, you know, just casually visiting Tony winner Ben Platt backstage at Dear Evan Hansen. As one does.
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THEIR DOWNTIME IS JUST AS 'GRAM-WORTHY
Have girls' nights in ever looked this cute? Yes — if you're Katie and Suri.
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THEY LOVE THE BEACH
The mother-daughter duo know the right way to ring in spring — with a beach day that included a sweet photo shoot.
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THEY HAVE THE BEST HAIR DAYS
Katie and Suri make hair care a priority by the looks of their Insta-worthy mother-daughter salon appointments.
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THEY LOVE MAKING NEW FURRY FRIENDS
Photographic evidence Katie and Suri are super relatable: the two are never above a sweet cuddle sesh with a pup.
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THEY GO TO BASKETBALL GAMES
The actress and her daughter showed off their sporty sides while attending a game between the Detroit Pistons and the Los Angeles Lakers.
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THEY HANG WITH OTHER COOL MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS
Of course these two do mommy-and-me playdates better than everyone else! Katie and Suri met up with Hillary and Chelsea Clinton backstage at the presidential candidate's exclusive fundraiser in December 2015, where new mom Chelsea bonded with Suri (and, we assume, picked up some pint-sized style tips for daughter Charlotte).
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THEY TAKE THE STAGE AT CONCERTS
Leave it to these two to up the mother-daughter date ante. Katie and Suri joined the star-studded crew that included First Lady Michelle Obama, Beyoncé and Kerry Washington at the Global Citizen Festival in N.Y.C., where they waved to the Central Park crowd from on stage before Suri watched Mom speak.
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THEIR HUGS ARE CONTAGIOUS
Here's an embrace that prompts us to buy a one-way ticket home to see Mom – even though we don't fit into her arms quite as perfectly as Suri does anymore.
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THEY HANG WITH MICKEY MOUSE
If your childhood involved a trip (or two, or more – lucky you!) to the happiest place on earth, well, just consider it one of the many, many things you have in common with Suri Cruise. "Nothing like a day @disneyland #weareblessed," mom Katie Holmes captioned the sweet snap from their summer outing.
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THEY DRESS UP LIKE NO ONE'S WATCHING
Multi-colored boas, oversized glasses, some major bling: Your typical Wednesday attire, no?
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THEY KNOW THE ONE THING EVERY GIRL PARTY NEEDS
And that thing is lots and lots of mani-pedi color options. (Okay, so make that 5,839 things.)
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REALLY – THEY'RE #GIRLTIME EXPERTS
And that means Suri and Holmes don't even need a glam squad.
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THEY LET THEIR FAVORITE SQUAD MEMBERS IN ON THE FUN, TOO
Oh, you know, just trying on fancy tutus and talking fashion with designer Zac Posen, who happens to be good friends with Holmes.
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THEY DOCUMENT THEIR ADORABLENESS IN AN ADORABLE WAY
Mother-daughter dates, no matter how high-profile or casual, are well documented on Holmes's Instagram. And this is the kind of picture we know they'll cherish forever.
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