Take a trip back in time to celebrate the beautiful moms in our magazine
Michael Jordan and Mom
“I always wanted my children to feel that there’s nobody out there better than they are, that there’s nothing you can’t achieve if you work hard for it. There are the things we must teach children at home.”
“Having Mimi changed my whole life. As soon as she was born I realized that, WOW! Suddeny someone else has become a real part of your life – someone you’re responsible for, someone you have to care for and giving understand and love. I know that
“I like to spend as much time with them as I can. I really don’t think anyone can raise my kids like I can or the way I want them to be raised. I don’t mind if I spoil them by giving them a lot of love.”
“There is nothing sweeter. No love is greater. Babies turn boys into men and girls into women. Babies bring riches and growth. With sacrifice come may blessings.”
“When we face anything, we pull together. When something goes down, I’m on the next thing smoking to get to my kids. I am the first one there.”
Cam and Mom
"Keep being the safest place to land, even as they age. I don't care if it's about making pancakes. When they are safe, they will eventually open up."
Shaq and Mom
“As long as I live, I’m always going to be a mother. And as a mother, I don’t think in a sense that you ever let go. You may let go some. But instead, I think, as time goes by, you let up. You kind of ease up a bit."
Tia and Tamera
Tia - “My mother told me at a young age, ‘Tia, you know who you are; you know what you want, so…’ And with that I said, I wasn’t coming into this business searching and finding who I was as a person. I still follower [her guidance]. I&
“Motherhood is getting your hands and your feet in the soil. It can be so beautiful and fun and sweet – damn near romantic – the love that a son can share with his mother.”
“Barack and I feel that our greatest responsibility is to raise two productive, respectful, kind, emphatic, young women. We have those conversations all the time: that nothing is handed to you. And that really, the key to life is your willingness to work hard. &