Celebrity Baby Blog / Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore: Bouncing Back After Baby Is ‘Not My Experience’

12/17/2014 at 01:00 PM ET

Drew Barrymore Refinery29 Holiday Party
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Family comes first for Drew Barrymore.

“It’s amazing. It’s the driving force behind how I live my life,” Barrymore told PEOPLE at the Refinery29 L.A. Holiday Party on Dec. 10.

Barrymore, 39, and husband Will Kopelman welcomed daughter Frankie in April. The couple’s baby girl joined older sister Olive, 2.

And with her two little ones at home, Barrymore says she’s had to prioritize her many hats.

“The acting has to be less and less because it’s too time-consuming. I love it and I don’t want to abandon it, but it can’t be at the forefront right now,” the actress explains, adding she loves her cosmetics line, Flower Beauty, “because it allows [her] to be a great mom.”

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Drew Barrymore Would Be ‘Mystified’ to Have a Son

05/22/2014 at 09:25 AM ET

Drew Barrymore Blended PremiereAlberto E. Rodriguez/Getty

Is Drew Barrymore destined only to have daughters?

Maybe so, she says. But she’d love to have a boy, even if she’d probably be totally lost at first.

“I feel like if my husband and I try to have a third, I would be mystified if we have a boy, because I’m so unfamiliar with boys,” the actress and mother of two daughters — Olive, 20 months, and Frankie, 4 weeks — told PEOPLE at the Hollywood premiere of her new movie, Blended, on Wednesday.

In the film, Barrymore, 39, plays the mother of two boys, but that didn’t even help. “I’m totally still as stupefied as ever!” she claims.

“I’m a guy’s girl, and I’ve never been overly ‘girlie-girl,’ but I love my girlfriends so much, so it makes all the sense in the world that my karma is to have two daughters,” she says.
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Meet Drew Barrymore’s Newborn Daughter Frankie!

05/21/2014 at 07:30 AM ET

Drew Barrymore Introduces Daughter Frankie

Drew Barrymore is the first to admit taking care of a newborn and a toddler has been an adjustment.

The actress, who delivered her second child with art advisor husband Will Kopelman on April 22, says her recovery with newborn daughter Frankie was quicker this time around than following her first pregnancy with elder daughter Olive, 20 months.

“I knew that I have two kids to take care of now and just kicked my own butt to get back into the swing of things immediately,” she tells PEOPLE in this week’s cover story.

The biggest challenge? “Just being split. They’re awake and asleep at different times, or awake at the same time, and it’s a juggling act a little bit.”

Barrymore, 39, says her own tumultuous childhood influenced what she sees as most important for her kids.
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Drew Barrymore Steps Out 4 Weeks After Baby

05/20/2014 at 01:00 PM ET

Drew Barrymore Blended Premiere Cannes JC/Splash News Online

We’re jealous!

Just four weeks after giving birth, Drew Barrymore stylishly showed off her new mommy glow at the Berlin premiere of Blended on Monday night.

And the gorgeous star wore a chic ensemble (a Sass & Bide black tunic dress layered over a white skirt paired with layered necklaces, a Karine Sultan gold cuff and Dana Davis cream woven heels), which gently skimmed her curves.

Barrymore, who is costarring again with good pal Adam Sandler, recently shed some light on why she chose the name Frankie for her new daughter.
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Drew Barrymore: Why We Chose the Name Frankie – and Not Pepper

05/15/2014 at 09:00 AM ET

Life couldn’t be sweeter for Drew Barrymore.

Days after the Blended star, 39, said “everything is just good as it could possibly be,” she continues in upbeat spirits during an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, airing Monday.

“I feel so good and happy,” Barrymore, who welcomed her second daughter, Frankie, on April 22, says with a huge smile alongside costar Adam Sandler.

“My kid is healthy. I have nothing to complain about. I’m so blessed.”

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Drew Barrymore Welcomes Daughter Frankie

04/22/2014 at 04:00 PM ET

Drew Barrymore Welcomes Daughter Alberto Rodriguez/NBC/NBC via Getty

Drew Barrymore‘s own heart just got a little bigger: her baby girl is here!

The actress and star of the upcoming comedy, Blended, 39, and her husband, art advisor Will Kopelman, 36, welcomed their second child on Tuesday, April 22, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

“Happy to announce that today we are the proud parents of our second daughter, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman,” the couple tell PEOPLE in a statement. “Olive has a new little sister, and everyone is healthy and happy!”

After keeping much of her pregnancy with their firstborn, now 19 months, under wraps, Barrymore decided to take a different approach following her November announcement that she was expecting a second child.

“Last time I never commented on it and people just stalked me the entire time. So yes, it’s happening, it’s true. I tried to keep it a secret for as long as possible,” the Find It in Everything author told PEOPLE.
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10 Celeb Mom-to-Be Looks We’re Loving Right Now

04/07/2014 at 02:00 PM ET

It’s hard enough getting dressed up when you’re not pregnant, so we commend anyone who can pull together a polished ensemble while expecting a baby.

Forget about navigating the latest trends. Just searching for styles that complement your growing curves can be exhausting. The key is to find flattering pieces that make you feel great.

Drew Barrymore, who is expecting her second girl this month, really said it best. “It’s about feeling good in clothes and knowing you can get dressed up in the evening … but there’s just no such thing as perfection. So if you’re trying to get there, you’re just torturing yourself.”

There are plenty of star moms who get it right. And we’d like to give them kudos. Below are our fave maternity looks for every occasion.

Kendra Wilkinson, Scarlett Johansson, Kerry Washington and Drew Barrymore: Pregnant StyleWENN; Splash News Online; IPhoto; PictureGroup

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