In celebration of moms this Mother’s Day, Mom Bomb, a woman-owned and women operated company that sells bath bombs to help support moms in crisis, took a look at a few celebrity mother-daughter-duos. These duos inspired us because of what the daughters have accomplished with the guidance and support of the moms who were success stories themselves.
Blythe Danner & Gwyneth Paltrow
Tony and Emmy award winner Blythe Danner and her Oscar-winning daughter Gwyneth Paltrow are both great actors and activists. Blythe was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame for her work on Broadway and appeared in several television shows and movies, two of which she acted alongside her daughter, Gwyneth. She is a committed environmental activist and involved in the Oral Cancer Foundation. Gwyneth is an actor, singer, author and entrepreneur She is recipient of an Oscar, Emmy and Golden Globe for her acting work, has written several cookbooks and owns the lifestyle company, Goop. She is on the board of the Robin Hood Foundation to alleviate poverty in New York City and is a Save the Children Ambassador.
Jada Pinkett Smith & Willow Smith This beautiful mother-daughter-duo has been all the talk lately with their show “Red Table Talk,” a show where the perspectives of three different generations is shared on topics like motherhood, surviving a loss, domestic abuse and other important issues. Jada is an actress, singer-songwriter, published author and co-owns a production company. And the young Willow is already known for her famous and iconic “Whip My Hair” song that everyone loved, her singing career, and her acting career.
Kris Jenner & Kim Kardashian Kris Jenner and Kim Kardashian are a mother-daughter-duo for the books. While they are famously known for their show “Keeping up with the Kardashians” and modeling careers, Kris and Kim are also successful businesswomen and volunteers for charity organizations. Following the 2010 devastating earthquake in Haiti, Kim collaborated with We Advance. We Advance is a charity organization Co-founded by her mother Kris Jenner and Maria Bello. On this mission trip, mother and daughter Kris and Kim visited many orphanages to donate medical supplies, where Kim described the trip as “life changing” and helped embolden her “goal of empowering women.” As of recently Kim Kardashian has also been practicing as a lawyer and helping those wrongfully convicted prove their innocence and get released from jail.
Goldie Hawn & Kate Hudson
Goldie Hawn and Kate Hudson are both famously known for their successful acting careers but have also been known to give back. Goldie is an advocate for mental health awareness and holds an annual charity event “Love in For Kids” which supports The Goldie Hawn Foundation - MindUP. MindUP is a program that teaches social and emotional learning skills to children worldwide. Aside from being an amazing actress, Kate is also a very successful businesswoman with her Fabletics athletic clothing line. Kate along with her mother Goldie, have started a limited-edition line to Fabletics athletic clothing line which also supports their children’s educational charity MindUP. Together this mother-daughter-duo is incredibly changing the lives of many children around the world through various programs and fundraisers.
Diana Ross & Tracee Ellis Ross While Diana Ross is one of the most influential female singers of our time, she also has been a huge supporter of many charity organizations, including Autism Movement Therapy, Celebrity Fight Night Foundation and Elton John AIDS Foundation. Her daughter Tracee Ellis Ross is famous for many acting roles, but also follows in her mother’s fantastic footsteps with her charitable endeavors. Tracee has spoken words of wisdom and encouragement to young women at events such as Step Ups Inspiration Awards and Fairfield County's Community Foundation's Fund for Women & Girls Annual Luncheon.
Strong women who were raised by strong women. These are just a few examples of well-known women who have inspired Mom Bomb to support hardworking strong mothers who we help through proceeds from sales of our beautiful bath bomb products. Let’s celebrate all the superhero, iconic, hardworking, mothers this Mother’s Day!