Hollywood (and Miley Cyrus) celebrated Mother’s Day in style

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Miley Cyrus kicked off Mother’s Day 2021 with a feel-good tribute on Saturday Night Live

Miley Cyrus was SNL’s musical guest last weekend and opened the show with a cover of her godmother Dolly Parton’s “Light of a Clear Blue Morning.” The performance showcased her beautiful voice and honored mothers everywhere. 

Throughout the performance, stars of the SNL cast stood beside their mothers, telling jokes together in front of the camera. As Miley Cyrus was wrapping up the song, her mom Tish Cyrus joined her, smiling on stage with the rest of the cast.

Miley Cyrus also took to Instagram to share the performance and wish her mom a ‘Happy Mother’s Day,’ calling her the “ultimate woman.”


 
 
 
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Let’s look at how some of our other favorite Hollywood celebrities celebrated this special day. 

Chrissy Teigen wowed us all with her cooking

It should come as no surprise that Chrissy Teigen is a great cook. On this Mother’s Day, she shared videos to her Instagram story of a mouth-watering focaccia she made herself, as well as her husband John Legend cooking up the rest of dinner. 

Chrissy Teigen also shared the recipe for a Heath Bar Cake, followed by videos of her hanging out with her kiddos. 

On Chrissy Teigen’s food account, Cravings, she shared photos of her and her mom cooking in the kitchen, both old and recent. Chrissy shares many of her mom’s recipes both on social media and in her cookbooks. 


 
 
 
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Katy Perry’s first Mother’s Day as a mom 

While this was Katy Perry’s first Mother’s Day as a mom to her daughter, Daisy Dove Bloom, she did not take a break from her role as a judge on American Idol. Katy posted photos of herself on Instagram, encouraging fans to vote and acknowledging her role as “1 hawt momma.” 


 
 
 
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Katy Perry’s fiancé, Orlando Bloom, shared a fan-edited photo on his Instagram of him holding Katy as a mermaid. He wrote, “Sending love and respect to all the amazing people who have shaped our lives, supported us and loved us unconditionally.”


 
 
 
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Katy Perry also took time to honor her mother by posting an old photo of herself alongside her mom and sister.


 
 
 
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We admire this working mom!

Reese Witherspoon honored her beautiful mother

Audiences first fell in love with Reese Witherspoon when she played Elle Woods in the iconic film Legally Blonde. Recently, Reese has won the hearts of an entirely new generation with her role as a mom both in HBO’s Big Little Lies and Hulu’s Little Fires Everywhere, as well as with her presence on TikTok

Reese Witherspoon shared a photo on Instagram with her smiling mother, Betty, wishing her a ‘Happy Mother’s Day.’


 
 
 
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Reese Witherspoon’s children also took to Instagram to share heart-warming photos with their mother. Reese’s daughter, Ava Philippe called her mom her “best friend, role model, cheerleader, confidante, and so much more.”


 
 
 
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Reese Witherspoon’s son, Deacon Philippe, shared both old and new photos to celebrate his mom. 


 
 
 
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Ariana Grande shared adorable throwback photo 

It’s no secret to any Ariana Grande fan that the singer absolutely adores her mother, Joan Grande. Ariana posted a super sweet photo of her as a young girl smiling at her mom, both covered in face paint. She wrote to her mother, “I’m so thankful to be your baby always.”


 
 
 
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Ariana Grande also shared more recent photos of her, her mom, and her nonna on her Instagram story. Many may know Ariana’s nonna from the intro to the song “bloodline” from the singer’s 2019 album thank u, next, where she uses a sound byte of her nonna talking as the intro. 

Whether you went to a fancy brunch or stayed at home watching a movie on the couch, we hope all the mothers out there enjoyed their well-deserved special day! 

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