Skip to main content

Serena Williams Lost Wimbeldon But Friggin' Won Our Hearts, Again

Serena loses at Wimbledon but manages to score a huge win for moms and women all over the world, and we love her for it!
Image placeholder title

Serena Williams was solidly defeated by Angelique Kerber in the finals at Wimbledon, maybe you heard?

She lost the match, but we're counting it as a win on so many different levels.

Remember how 10 months ago she almost died after complications from her cesarean section? And then she trained and fought and played well enough to make it to the Wimbledon final less than a YEAR after her daughter was born.

She's a gdang hero, and a goddess, and tough as a mother... but we already knew that.

Remember how the media blasted out headlines about Serena missing her daughter's first steps to train for this tournament? Every. Single. News. Outlet did that, from ESPN to NBC. Ugh. Quick, someone tell me when the last time was that we ever heard about a male athlete missing out on parenthood milestones because they were working? Never, because it's only newsworthy if moms are the ones missing out on stuff I guess.

Also remember how she lost graciously? Congratulating Kerber in an emotional post-match interview where she expressed her disappointment and also her excitement for the future.

And then there was this post from Alexis:

Image placeholder title
Scroll to Continue

Recommended for You

And then this from the Queen herself:

Image placeholder title

I love her. She's magic.

Welcome back, Serena, we can't wait to see what you do next. This is just the beginning!


Screen Shot 2016-02-25 at 4.33.55 PM

Twins Give Birth To Twins (Again) In Same Hospital

A set of identical twin sisters managed to pull off a repeater.

Valentine for Mix Posts_TC

A Valentine’s Day Dedication, “Ethan in my Heart”

Happy Valentine’s Day! Enjoy our final mix - a sweet dedication from a wife in love.

Image placeholder title

Paw Patrol, Blaze and the Monster Machines, Shimmer and Shine 3-Pack Giveaway

Paw Patrol, Blaze and the Monster Machines, Shimmer and Shine 3-Pack Giveaway

Image placeholder title

Book Recommendations: 10 of our Favorite Parenting Books

Having a third child has inspired me to doing some reading. Parenting books, specifically.

kate hudson

Kate Hudson Claps Back

Kate could care less about what you have to say regarding her comments about raising her daughter to be "genderless", because that's not really what she said and context is everything, okay?

Image placeholder title

Amy Schumer Announces Pregnancy (With A Side Of Political Activism)

Babies make everything get out and vote!