Mother’s Day is a time to shower your mama in love and affection and post adorable throwback photos to Instagram. But let’s face it, while we all love our moms, we really only share these photos publicly to get approving comments from our followers.
Celebrities were not shy about declaring their love for their mothers on social media this weekend. Miley Cyrus posted an old photo with her mom, Tish, from a time long before foam fingers, reminding us all that the adorable phase is far too fleeting. Enjoy these precious moments while you can, Kim Kardashian. Soon enough your bundle of joy could grow up and become a twerking goddess who rides hot dogs in public, too.
Mother Monster Lady Gaga and her boyfriend Taylor Kinney celebrated their nimble pup’s many talents, while James Franco found out that felines love his work in Of Mice and Men just as much as humans. This year’s NFL draft made history when Missouri defensive end Michael Sam was selected by the St. Louis Rams. Sam is the first openly gay player to be drafted by a NFL team, and his emotional reaction to this new chapter says it all.
For more of what you missed on Mother’s Day and all of the information essential to your Monday conversations, check out our Instagram roundup, above.