On Mother's Day, which celebrates the strength of women around the world raising or raising children, a trend has been spreading among influencers and celebrities on Instagram where they're posting pictures of their pregnant bellies and the current picture of their kids. Here are some ways top celebrities like Mamkhize, Boity, Lootlove, Jessica Nkosi, and more are celebrating Mother's Day with their children and mothers.
Reality TV show star, philanthropist, businesswoman, and mother Dr. Shawn Mkhize popularly known as MaMkhize was woken up with love this morning. Her stepdaughter Sbahle Mpisane brought Mamkhize a mother’s day present and the two shared a sentimental mother and daughter moment on her Instagram stories. She recorded Sbahle bringing her beautiful orchid flowers and she wrote in the captions, “Ohhhh my baby girl Sbahle Mpisane woke me up. I love you baby girl.”
MaMkhize also shared a video on her Instagram account with all her children in it. She wrote a beautiful heartfelt caption that reads, “One of the greatest joys I’ve ever experienced in my life is being a mother. This journey has taught me a lot about myself and raised me from a girl to a woman. A key lesson that motherhood has taught me is that it’s less about DNA but rather the ability to love another child unconditionally whether you birthed them or not.” She further thanked all her children for being there for her and expressed a love that runs deeper than oceans for them.
The radio and television personality who is also a mother of two adorable girls shared a throwback image with a baby bump in celebration of Mother’s Day. Lootlove also shared a video with her twins being extremely cute and letting followers know that they are “so cute.” She wished all fellow moms a happy Mother’s day in the caption.
Boitumelo Thulo who has a very close relationship with her mother Modiehi Thulo is also celebrating Mother’s Day. She did not only honour her mother on this day but her grandmother as well. The rapper posted a picture of her together with her mom, grandmother, and sister all adorned in pink ensembles. She captioned the post, “Happy Mother’s Day to the three Queens who raised me. I literally am because they are. I am blessed beyond measures. I am the Queen that I am today because of the immeasurable LOVE they have continuously poured into me. A beautiful Mother’s Day to all the mamas and caregivers. You are the greatest gift from the highest.”
The popular DJ and mother of two beautiful girls is also celebrating mother’s day while also working today. She took to Instagram today to admit how blessed she is. Zinhle posted an image of both her daughters with the caption, “My babies, I am so grateful for you. For the love, the kisses, and great inspiration. I pray for you every single day, I hope you know just how much I love you. I thank God for you. Happy mother’s day to all the mamas.” She also shared an image of her own mother holding her last-born child Asante and said, “blessed.”
The Real Housewives Of Durban reality TV show star is also celebrating Mother’s Day with love. Not only is she hosting a Mother’s Day brunch alongside her mom “The Queen” and Mabusi today, but she also woke up to a beautiful breakfast from her two children. Nonku shared a video on Instagram of her daughter Nothile and her son bringing her cake and tea and flowers while she was getting prepped for the day.
Nonku also shared a beautiful yet funny message her daughter wrote on her card and it left her in stitches in her Instagram stories. Her daughter wrote, “Mum I didn’t have any money so I couldn’t buy you anything. Mum I may not be perfect and that’s totally okay, I forgive you.” She went on to write, “Mommy, I want you to acknowledge the gigantic time and energy this took me, I almost collapsed. Anyway, I just wanted to tell you that I appreciate you keeping up with my moody days and I wanted to apologize for disrespecting you sometimes and in the future. My teenage hormones get the best of me sometimes.”
Actress Jessica Nkosi and her baby daddy and partner Ntokozo TK Dlamini who’s also an actor are also celebrating this day. TK showed love to the mother of his child on Instagram with a beautiful message that reads, “Thank you for being the most amazing mother to our little boss lady. We love you Mama.” He further woke Jessica up with beautiful presents, some items from Dolce and Gabbana, a gown, and ballons written, “Happy Mother’s Day. Love you so much”
Other celebrities that wished their mother’s a Happy Mother’s Day include Somizi Mhlongo, David Tlale, and Lasizwe who all have lost their mothers. The trio wished their moms a happy mother’s day from the other side. Lasizwe shared an image of his mother and also comforted everyone who had lost their mother to remain stronger.