How Celebrity Families Are Social Distancing, from the Van Der Beeks to the Wests

No playground, no problem: These celebrities are finding creative ways to pass quarantine time due to coronavirus time with their families

01 of 16

With Christmas Pajamas

James Van Der Beek
James Van Der Beek/Instagram

Father of five James Van Der Beek joked on Instagram that his family has "officially entered the Wear-Christmas-Pajamas-And-Project-Movies-On-The-Dining-Room-Wall phase of the #Quarantine."

02 of 16

With Birthday Cake

Elton John's Sons Sing Him Happy Birthday
Elton John/Twitter

Elton John celebrated his 73rd birthday with his sons, Elijah, 7, and Zachary, 9, while social distancing.

The "Rocket Man" singer shared a video on Twitter from his birthday festivities, which featured his boys singing "Happy Birthday" to him. His birthday cake read, "Happy birthday daddy."

03 of 16

With Gratitude

Ashton Kutcher
Ashton Kutcher/ Instagram

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis' children, Wyatt Isabelle, 5, and son Dimitri Portwood, 3, spent their time inside creating a sign for those working amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic.

Kutcher shared a photo on Instagram of his thoughtful kiddos holding up a sweet sign they created themselves.

The sign, which covered Wyatt and Dimitri's faces, read, "Thank you for all that you're doing."

04 of 16

With Lots of Makeup

Serena Williams Instastory
Serena Williams/ Instagram

Serena Williams shared a sweet clip of her daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., 2½, applying some makeup to her Instagram Stories.

"My daughter is actually doing her own makeup. I'm terrified to see what she's doing," Williams, told the camera as Olympia started applying lipstick at her own vanity.

"I cute!" Olympia proclaimed after she finished.

"Yes, you are beautiful, my love. You are beautiful. Even with that beautiful makeup that you did," Williams told Olympia, giving her a kiss.

05 of 16

Comfy on the Couch

Kim Kardashian entertaining kids
Kanye and Kim Kardashian West with their kids. Kim Kardashian West/Instagram

The Kardashian Wests are having a hard time figuring out how to fill their time while social distancing.

Kim Kardashian West asked her followers on Instagram, "What is everyone doing to keep your kids entertained??? As a family we are social distancing but need some fun ideas of what to do! Any suggestions would help!"

06 of 16

With New, Coronavirus-Themed Toys

Kim and Kanye West
Kim Kardashian/Instagram; Getty Imags

North West is taking no chances with the coronavirus, even when it comes to her dolls.

Her mom, Kim Kardashian West, shared a video on Instagram of the 6-year-old's doll house, which North turned into a quarantine house for two of her dolls named for Kim and her husband Kanye West.

"North and her houses," Kim said, as she filmed her daughter's creation, which included all of the necessities for social distancing, including books and a bottle of hand sanitizer.

"She made a quarantined section for Kim and Kanye," the mother of four explained, before laughing as she moved the two dolls, which were sitting across from one another, closer together.

Kardashian West added that North's house even came "with windows so we can look out."

07 of 16

With Comfort Food

Hilary Duff
Hilary Duff/ Instagram

Hilary Duff and her 17-month-old daughter, Banks Violet, sat down for some dinner with a sign in the background that read, "CORONA LOCKDOWN DAY 2."

Duff wrote on Instagram, "Technically this is day 5 buuuuut we found the sign in the cupboard ......"

Don't worry Hilary, we don't know what day it is either.

08 of 16

With the Birthday Boy

Matthew Koma Instagram
Matthew Koma Instagram

Duff also spent time baking with her son, Luca for a very special occasion: Luca's 8th birthday! The actress and her husband, Matt Koma, assisted by the soon-to-be 8-year-old, spent some quality time together in the kitchen.

09 of 16

With Basketball

travis scott
travis scott/instagram

Sometimes, you've just gotta get outside! Travis Scott shared a cute video of himself playing basketball with his 2-year-old, Stormi Webster, on Instagram.

In the clip, Scott shoots hoops with Stormi in a backyard basketball court. After the father of one makes a three-pointer, Stormi grabs a ball and adorably tries to score her own basket.

While it's not clear if Stormi's mom, Kylie Jenner, and Scott are social distancing together, one thing is certain: Stormi's cuteness must make social distancing much easier!

10 of 16

With Family Baseball Games

Alex Rodriguez Instagram
Alex Rodriguez Instagram

Former New York Yankees player Alex Rodriguez rounded up his fiancée, Jennifer Lopez, her daughter, Emme Maribel, 12, and his two girls, Natasha Alexander, 15, and Ella Alexander, 11, for a game of backyard baseball as the family continues to self-isolate amid the coronavirus outbreak.

11 of 16

By Meditating Together

Kourtney Kardashian
Reign Disick. Kourtney Kardashian/Instagram. Inset: Getty Images

Kourtney Kardashian shared on Instagram that she and her son Reign, 5, have been doing plenty to keep busy while social distancing.

The eldest Kardashian wrote alongside a cute video of Reign meditiating in his pajamas, "Yes we're still in our pajamas from the night before and haven't brushed our hair yet, but we've been busy with the important stuff like meditating, reading books, watching movies, baking, dancing around the kitchen, playing dress up, most importantly really slowing down and spending time together."

12 of 16

With FaceTime Family Dates

hoda fam photos
Hoda Kotb/ Instagram

Hoda Kotb and her daughters, Haley Joy and Hope Catherine, helped the TODAY host's fiancé, Joel Schifmann, celebrate his birthday. Because they're social distancing at home, the foursome FaceTimed with family during the celebration.

"Happy bday joel!!! We love you honey! Mom couldn't be here so next best thing! ❤️," Hoda shared on Instagram.

13 of 16

With Slumber Parties


Ciara shared an adorable photo of her snuggled up with her family, in which husband Russell Wilson appeared to be in a deep sleep as her son Future Zahir, 5½, and their daughter Sienna Princess, 2½, got cozy underneath blankets.

"Slumber Party. Up all night ❤️," the singer captioned the adorable black-and-white shot.

14 of 16

By Making TikToks


The family also spent some time making TikToks together, showing off their absolutely adorable dance moves.

15 of 16

With New Haircuts

Pink Instagram
Pink Instagram

Pink's husband, Carey Hart, let their daughter, Willow, 8, give him a fresh new haircut while social distancing.

"We've lost it. But we're together! AT HOME," the artist captioned a post of Willow taking clippers to her dad's head, reminding her followers that her family is social distancing amid the coronavirus.

16 of 16

By Singing Together

Gisele Bündchen
Gisele Bündchen/Instagram

Supermodel Gisele Bündchen, 39, shared a sweet video on Instagram of herself and her two children Vivian Lake and Benjamin Rein, whom she shares with husband Tom Brady, singing the uplifting tune "Count on Me" by Bruno Mars.

In the clip the family, who's practicing social distancing in Costa Risa, sing in harmony together. Gisele captioned the sweet video with encouragement for others: "Though we are going through a very tough time, let's try and focus on the present, and live the HERE and NOW. Life is a gift. Let's support one another."

She added, "Around here, we are singing and sending good energy to all," before asking her followers to share what they're up to while social distancing.

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