How Gwyneth Paltrow, Hoda Kotb, Ryan Reynolds and More Stars Are Celebrating Mother's Day 2019

The sweet tributes keep rolling in!

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Gwyneth Paltrow

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The actress is feeling thankful for her two kids — daughter, Apple, 14, and son Moses, 13, whom she shares with ex-husband Chris Martin — this Mother's Day.

"Thank you to my two beauties for the best morning, and for my entire life," Paltrow, 46, captioned a photo of her and her kids on Instagram. "I love you both so much. I love all you mamas out there! Happy Mother's Day!!"

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Serena Williams

Serena Williams -- Mother's Day
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The tennis champion shared a sweet snap of her spending Mother's Day in bed with husband Alexis Ohanian, 36, and their 1-year-old daughter, Olympia, while in Rome.

"Four years ago today, I overslept here in Rome and met the mother of this amazing little person," Ohanian wrote of Williams, 37, on Instagram. "Now there's three of us to go on adventures together. And feed leaves to lions."

He added: "Can't help but appreciate & celebrate all the mothers out there today."

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Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria - Mother's Day
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On her first Mother's Day since welcoming 10-month-old son Santiago with husband José Bastón, 51, last June, the actress paid tribute to her own mother, Ella Eva Mireles.

"Who I am today is because of her," Longoria, 44, wrote on Instagram. "Hard work, compassion, education - it all started with her. Celebrating all of the true originals this #MothersDay weekend because they're worth it. @lorealmakeup"

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Bindi Irwin

Bindi Irwin - Mother's day
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The Animal Planet star and daughter of the late Steve Irwin shared a touching tribute to her mother, Terri.

"Happy Mother's Day to my best friend," Bindi wrote on Instagram alongside a photo of her and Terri feeding a giraffe. "I'll always be there to make sure your hair is perfect, even when we're feeding giraffes...You're the greatest light in this world and I'm so lucky to be your daughter. I love you beyond description.

Bindi, 20, also posted a second photo to her Instagram of her celebrating with Terri, 54, brother Robert, 15, and boyfriend Chandler Powell, 22.

"The Mother's Day celebrations continue," she wrote. "Forever grateful for my beautiful little family.

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Jamie Lynn Spears

"Happy Mother's Day to these two beautiful women, who taught me everything I know about being a momma," Jamie Lynn Spears captioned a throwback photo of her with mom, Lynne, and sister, Britney, on Instagram.

Jamie Lynn, 28, welcomed her second daughter, Ivey Joan, in April 2018 with husband Jamie Watson. She also shares daughter, Maddie Briann, 10, with ex-fiancé Casey Aldridge.

On Friday, Britney, 37, appeared alongside Lynne, 64, for a hearing in Los Angeles concerning her conservatorship, which has been in place since 2008. She shares sons Sean Preston, 13, and Jayden James, 12, with ex-husband Kevin Federline.

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Chris Hemsworth

Chris Hemsworth - Mother's Day
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The Avengers actor took a moment to shout out the "legendary mums" in his life — wife Elsa Pataky and mother, Leonie Hemsworth.

Alongside a black-and-white photo of him with the two women, Hemsworth wrote on Instagram, "Happy Mother's Day to all the legendary mums out there!! Especially my two favorites here! We owe you the world."

Hemsworth, 35, and Pataky, 42, share three children together: twin sons, Tristan and Sasha, 5, and daughter India, 7.

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Diane Kruger

Diane Kruger - Mother's Day
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The actress celebrated her first Mother's Day since welcoming her baby girl by sharing an adorable photo of the two watching the sunset on a beach.

"I love you forever, I'll like you for always, As long as I'm living, My baby you will be," Kruger captioned the photo on Instagram, referencing the book Love You Forever by Robert Munsch.

PEOPLE confirmed on November 2, 2018 that Kruger, 42, and boyfriend Norman Reedus, 50, had welcomed a daughter.

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Hoda Kotb

Hoda Kotb - Mother's Day
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The Today co-anchor — who welcomed her second baby girl, Hope, via adoption after her April 12 birth — thanked her boyfriend, Joel Schiffman, for the Mother's Day breakfast spread.

"Whatta man!" Kotb, 54, captioned a selfie of her and her family — including Schiffman, 61, and 2-year-old daughter Haley Joy — sitting at the breakfast table on Instagram.

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Hillary Clinton

Hilary Clinton-Mother's Day
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"Happy Mother's Day! I'll always be so grateful for this mom, and to be this daughter's mother," the former presidential candidate, 71, captioned two photos on Instagram, the first of which features her mom, Dorothy Rodham, and the second features daughter Chelsea Clinton.

Chelsea, 39, is expecting her third baby with husband Marc Mezvinsky, due this summer. They are also parents to son Aidan, 2½, and daughter Charlotte, 4½.

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Kaley Cuoco

"Happy Mothers Day to the best of the best!!! @peteyleo there's no one like you!!" the Big Bang Theory actress, 33, captioned a fun photo of her with her arms around mom, Layne Ann, to Instagram.

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The songstress, 44, treated mom Teresa Ferguson to a lunch at Spago in Beverly Hills and the restaurant's famed chef Wolfgang Puck made sure their day was perfect.

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Savannah Guthrie

Savannah Guthrie
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The Today co-anchor — who welcomed daughter Vale, 4, in August 2014 and son Charley, 2, in December 2016 with husband Michael Feldman — shared a photo of her and her kids wearing paper crowns to Instagram.

"Feeling royally blessed and grateful on Mother's Day," Guthrie, 47, wrote in the caption.

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Barack Obama

Barack Obama
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The former president paid tribute to wife Michelle, 55, by sharing a photo to his Instagram of her and their two daughters, Malia, 20, and Sasha, 17, hugging on the Great Wall of China.

"Happy Mother's Day to the most caring, brilliant, funny, and grounded woman I know—a perfect role model not just for our daughters, but so many others. Love you," Obama, 57, wrote in the caption.

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Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes
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"Love you, don't know how I'd live without you! Happy Mother's Day mum x," the "In My Blood" singer, 20, captioned a black-and-white photo of him and mom, Karen, to Instagram.

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Tom Brady

Tom Brady
Tom Brady and his parents. Tom Brady/Instagram

After sharing a tribute on Instagram to wife Gisele Bündchen, 38, whom he shares daughter, Vivian Lake, 6, and son, Benjamin, 9, with, the New England Patriots quarterback shouted out his own mom, Galynn.

"And Happy Mother's Day to MY mom, the most loving and selfless person I have ever met, and who has been there for me for every step of the way!" Brady, 41, wrote in the caption of a photo of him and dad, Tom Sr., kissing Galynn on the cheek. "I love you Mom! Have a great day!!"

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Ryan Reynolds

"I love my mom. I love her willingness to try anything. About 4 months ago she took off on this motorcycle with one of my dear friends from high school. Happy Mother's Day, Mom... Wherever you are," the Pokémon Detective Pikachu actor, 42, hilariously captioned a photo on Instagram of his mom, Tammy, sitting on a motorcycle.

Reynolds and wife, Blake Lively, 31, are currently expecting their third child. The new addition will join their daughters James, 4, and Inez, 2.

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"Madame [X]. Celebrates Mothers Everywhere," the 60-year-old pop icon captioned two photos posted to Instagram of her and her daughter, Mercy James, 13, and her twin girls, Estere and Stelle, 6.

Madonna — who is also mom to daughter Lourdes, 22, and sons Rocco, 18, and David, 13 — sports an eyepatch with an "X" on it in honor of her forthcoming 14th studio album, Madame X.

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Kris Jenner

Kris Jenner
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"Happy Mother's Day to all of the beautiful Moms out there, and to the women who are mentors and mother figures to someone special. To my amazing Mom MJ, I love you more than you will ever know. Thank you for raising me to be strong and independent and for loving me the way you do. To my beautiful daughters who are moms, I am so proud of you girls and the mothers you have become.. my grandchildren are so blessed that God chose YOU to be their mommies.. I love you @Kourtneykardash @kimkardashian @khloekardashian @kyliejenner... you are my heart ❤️#happymothersday," Kris Jenner, 63, captioned a sweet collage posted to her Instagram of her mom, daughters and grandkids.

Noticeably absent from the collage is her daughter, Kendall, 23, who is the only one of her children who doesn't have a kid of her own yet.

In response, Kendall hilariously shaded her mom in the comments by writing, "love you too mom!"

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Will Smith

Will Smith and Jada
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Unfortunately, Jada Pinkett Smith is celebrating Mother's Day with a sty in her eye.

"Happy Mother's Day to All the Mothers of the World 🌎! And I'm sorry that you have a Sty, @jadapinkettsmith... but Im not sure that the Hot Teacup is the best therapy," husband Will Smith, 50, wrote on Instagram, alongside a photo of Jada, 47, holding up a teacup to her eye.

The couple shares son, Jaden, 20, and daughter, Willow, 18, together, as well as Will's son, Trey, 26, from a previous relationship.

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Justin Timberlake

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"Happy Mother's Day to my beautiful wife @JessicaBiel and all the Moms out there CRUSHING this thing called life. Jess, you are the glue that holds our family together and I'm so grateful to be your Huz... I LOVE YOU!" the singer captioned a photo on Instagram of him and wife Jessica Biel, 37, with their son, Silas, 4, on a beach.

"Every day should be Mother's Day!!" Timberlake, 38, added.

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Nick Jonas

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"Happy Mother's Day mom. Don't know how you had the patience to deal with us four crazy boys, but you did it and made it look easy. I am so grateful and honored to be your son. I love you so much," the Jonas Brothers singer, 26, wrote on Instagram alongside a photo of him, mom Denise and wife Priyanka Chopra, 36.

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Billie Lourd

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The actress, who lost her mother Carrie Fisher in December 2016, paid tribute to the Star Wars icon: "Mother's Day can be more than just one adjective I've come to realize it's also okay to have a Sad Mother's Day, Weird Mother's Day, Funny Mother's Day, Angry Mother's Day, Frustrated Mother's Day or all of the above....sending my love to anyone who needs it."

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