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"I've always wanted to be a mother," Tamera Mowry-Housley told ESSSENCE earlier this year. Here she takes baby Aden for a swim during a vacation in Hawaii.
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"I love being a mom," Tia told ESSENCE two months after giving birth to Cree, now 2. "It is definitely one of the most rewarding experiences in the world."
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The Mowry-Housley's pose for a family photo. "I know my priorities: God, family and work," Tamera told ESSENCE earlier this year.
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Can Aden really be any cuter?
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”People always say you never know love until you have your own child and all of that is true," the happy mom told BET.
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It's clear mommy and son are made for the spotlight.
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"Best reward after a run," wrote Tamera as she lifted her diaper-clad cutie.
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Tia takes her mini-superhero for some fun at the pumpkin patch.
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Two-year-old Cree always brings out the kid in his mom Tia Mowry-Hardrict. "Two peas in a pumpkin" wrote Tia.
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Though she's a working mom with a talk show and a reality show, Tamera calls motherhood her "favorite job."
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Baby Aden and his stylish mom share a sweet moment.
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"Being a mother and a parent does not come with a handbook," Tia told ESSENCE. "I think when we’re new moms you have this perfect schedule and you want everything to go perfectly."
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Tia loves being Aden's auntie.
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Tia holds Cree close. "If he's happy I'm happy…" she wrote.
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Isn't he precious? Tamera holds Aden close to her during a coffee run.
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"I feel sexier now, as a mother, than I ever have in my life. I'm more in tuned with my body. I don't take any crap anymore either," ESSENCE cover girl Tia Mowry-Hardrict told us earlier this year.
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