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20 Pics of Serena Williams With Her Daughter That Show She’s a Tough Cookie on the Tennis Court but a Tender Mommy at Home

The 39-year-old world-famous tennis champion, entrepreneur, and activist, Serena Williams, has the reputation of a hotshot tough superwoman. However, after her daughter was born a couple of years ago, the whole world started seeing her from a new angle — as a gentle loving mother singing Disney songs with her baby in a princess dress.

Here at Bright Side, we’re endlessly inspired by women who can have both: a great career and a fulfilling life as a mother. Serena Williams is no exception.

1. Cool hairstyles run in the family!

2. Little Olympia’s makeup tutorials gather admiring comments from Serena’s 12 million followers.

3. The little princess has her mom’s back already.

4. Following in her mommy’s footsteps

5. When you’re one of the most famous tennis players in the world but your Instagram bio says: “Olympia’s mom”

6. There are no obstacles in the way of watching their favorite cartoon together.

7. Bath time with Mommy!

8. The color of the day

9. The kids’ areas in waterparks are always the best!

10. Princess conversations require princess attire.

11. “Work, Olympia, and my Moana blanket”

12. Ball pits are double the fun if Mommy’s around!

13. Twinning is winning!

14. Learning French with Mom

15. Olympia’s first steps on the balance beam, already getting ready to be a star athlete!

16. Warming up and stretching while comforting her baby daughter — Serena takes multitasking to a whole new level!

17. “Working and being a mom is not easy. I am so proud and inspired by the women who do it day in and day out.”

18. S is for Serena’s sweetest support team!

19. Juggling roles of a flawless diva and a delicate mommy

20. Mommy-daughter braiding time

What famous moms inspire you? We’d be happy to hear from you in the comment section below!