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10 Of Gwyneth Paltrow’s Best Quotes On Motherhood

The Goop founder and actress is all about being a mindful mom.

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Gwyneth Paltrow is raising teenagers, Apple, 17, and Moses, 16, with ex, Chris Martin. She’s also a stepparent to husband, Brad Falchuk’s, children. Here are some of the lifestyle expert’s best quotes on being a mindful mom.

The best way I can describe [motherhood] is the most madly in love you have ever been mixed with the most painful heartbreak of all time.

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We all have our own ways of how we mother our kids, and that's what makes us all uniquely us.

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I mean, my daughter finds me mortifying.

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The closer I got to myself, the more you give the kids a space to have their own feelings.

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If you’re committed to having family dinner, then you do it.

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It’s really an art to be a parent and try to parent consciously as opposed to out of instinct.

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When you’re dying laughing because your 3-year-old made a fart joke, it doesn’t matter what else is going on. That’s happiness.

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If my kids want a Shirley Temple with the radioactive cherry in it, go for it, you know?

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I try to be really conscious about letting them emerge as who they are, and being loving and supportive, and I f*ck it up all the time.

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I've learned so much from being a mom about the kind of person I want to be, the kind of woman I want to be. Motherhood has taught me mindfulness.

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