Serena Williams On Marriage, Motherhood And Her Health Scare

Bella Breakdown Serena Williams opens up about such topics as the health scare she had giving birth to Alexis Olympia Ohanian, her daughter with Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. “I love her so much,” Williams says. Serena Williams, the tennis icon, holds 23 Grand Slam titles – just one shy of the record. However, her life off the court is what is getting the most attention lately. Serena always wanted to be a mom and get married. She tied the knot with Alexis in September, 2017. This was just two months after the arrival of their daughter Alexis Jr. It...

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The Best Celeb Quotes About Motherhood

Bella Breakdown With Mother’s Day coming in the middle of May, it’s time to be grateful and smile about motherhood. There are woes when it comes to parenting, but there are also times you will always cherish and remember…like all the sleep you’ve lost, going to the bathroom with a partner and cleaning up after them. These celebrities not only give us sage advice on being a parent, they also add a tinge of humor to the situation. Here are some of the best and funniest quotes from celebrities about motherhood and parenting: “You know how once you have...

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Gwyneth Paltrow Was In a “Dark Place” During Postpartum Depression

Bella Breakdown In this age of social media, the pressure to be the perfect woman or the perfect mother has never been greater. Gwyneth Paltrow opens up about her postpartum depression which a lot of women, celebrity or not, tend to shy away from. The “Avengers: Infinity War” actress, speaks of her experience during a candid conversation with her mom, actress Blythe Danner, on her Goop podcast that came out on April 26th. “I think [it] was really shocking to me because I never thought that I would be a person who got postnatal depression,” She added: “I was...

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Old-School Parenting Tips That Still Work Today

Bella Breakdown Though times are a-changing and parenting is following suit, there are some old-school parenting techniques that still work today. Just because we have realized that overly-strict parenting is not the answer, that doesn’t mean overly-lax parenting needs to take center stage. It’s a balance of order and play that will allow your child the best opportunity to becoming a happy adult. Most of us strive to do better than our parents did, but try implementing these ‘old-school’ parenting techniques and see what happens! 1. Eat meals together: Dinner is often the easiest meal to eat as a...

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Taming The Madness Of Your Minis: How To Raise Good Listeners

Bella Breakdown Do you feel like you repeat yourself hundreds of times each day? Do you find yourself ready to tear your hair out because each day you say the same thing (“Please put your jammies in the laundry basket.”), only to have to repeat it again and again and again each day? Me, too! I had been feeling especially frustrated by my 3 kids not listening. Part of being a parent is teaching the skill of listening, but I didn’t seem to be doing a very good job. That’s when I decided to do a bit of research...

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