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Penelope Cruz enjoys breastfeeding

Penelope Cruz enjoys breastfeeding

Dec 17 2013, 3:28am CST | by

Penelope Cruz finds breastfeeding "addictive". The 'Twice Born' actress - who has children Leo, two, and Luna, six months, with husband Javier Bardem - nursed her eldest child beyond his first...

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Penelope Cruz enjoys breastfeeding

Dec 17 2013, 3:28am CST | by

Penelope Cruz finds breastfeeding "addictive".

The 'Twice Born' actress - who has children Leo, two, and Luna, six months, with husband Javier Bardem - nursed her eldest child beyond his first birthday and intends to do the same with her daughter and admits she isn't looking forward to stopping.

She said: "I'm supposed to get extra calories because breast-feeding, you burn an extra 500 a day. I was breastfeeding my son 13 months and I plan to do the same with my daughter. [Nursing] is addictive. It's hard ... when you have to stop."

Despite her successful acting career, the 39-year-old beauty admits having a family has always been her main focus.

She told the new edition of Allure magazine: "I always knew I wanted a family because of the way I grew up. Family has always been the most important thing."

Penelope says she had a very "free" upbringing in a very happy household.

She recalled: "In my house every Sunday, everybody was cleaning the house. There was always music, and everybody was dancing, sometimes naked around the house. Not hippie, but very free."

The 39-year-old star's best friend is fellow actress Salma Hayek and their nickname for one another is huevos, the Spanish word for eggs, which stems from their lazy ways before they were parents.

Penelope - who is from Madrid, Spain, while Salma is from Spanish speaking Coatzacoalcos in Mexico - explained: "She's one of my best friends. We call each other huevos. It was because when we were working together, we didn't have children yet, so we used to sleep much more than now. So it was a way to call each other lazy. We slept in the same bed so many times and it was like she was always trying to wake me up and call me huevos."

Salma, 47, has a five-year-old daughter, Valentina Paloma, with her French husband Francois-Henri Pinault.

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3 weeks ago

Rihanna wants to look like Penelope Cruz

Aug 22 2014 4:21pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Rihanna has topped nearly every “world’s sexiest woman” list but she think someone else should get the title.“Penelope Cruz is the shit,” Rihanna told the latest issue of Elle. "If I could wake up and look like her tomorrow, that would be great.” The 26-year-old singer also called Uma Thurman’s “Pulp Fiction” character Mia Wallace “gangsta. She’s epic. I’m going to do that bob again. Those bangs.”As for sexiest man, Rihanna’s answer was somewhat surprising. “Vince V ...
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3 weeks ago

After accusing Israel of genocide, Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem have been blacklisted

Aug 21 2014 2:04pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Actress Penelope Cruz and her husband Javier Bardem have roused the fury of Hollywood producers, with pledges made to snub the Spanish couple.Oscar-winner Bardem and Cruz signed an open letter speaking against "the genocide perpetrated by the Israeli occupation army".The letter accused Israel of "advancing on Palestinian territories instead of withdrawing to the 1967 borders [...] Gaza is living through horror… while the international community does ...
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3 weeks ago

Rihanna Dishes On Her Beauty Secrets & Celeb Crushes With ELLE

Aug 21 2014 6:45am CDT | Source: I'm Not Obsessed

Have you checked out the September issue of ELLE? Former ‘Twilight’ star Kristen Stewart is on the cover. This issue also includes an interview with Rihanna. Is it just me or has she been keeping a rather low profile for the summer? Well, it sounds like Rihanna was open when she sat down with ELLE. Related: Is Rihanna back with Drake? Here are some excerpts from Rihanna’s Q&A. Rihanna on her picks for “world’s sexiest woman”: “Penélope Cruz is the s**t. If I ...
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3 weeks ago

Rihanna: ‘Lipstick draws attention away from flaws, and guys are stupid’

Aug 21 2014 6:15am CDT | Source: Celebitchy.com

These are photos of Rihanna in NYC on Tuesday. She’s wearing casual/workout gear and looks so ridiculously fantastic. I don’t know if RiRi is heading towards or away from the gym in these pics or is even thinking about working out at all. Whatever the case, this should be the look that Taylor Swift aims towards instead of the orchestrated, perfect gym exit pap shots. Rihanna popped into a feature in the September issue of Elle (the one with ...
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3 weeks ago

Rihanna Names Penelope Cruz as World’s Sexiest Woman in Elle September 2014

Aug 20 2014 6:18pm CDT | Source: GossipCenter

She’s been all over the globe thanks to a successful career in music and fashion, so Rihanna knows a thing or two about what makes a desirable dame. The “Umbrella” singer, who was spotted attending a business meeting in New York City on Wednesday morning (August 20), told Elle magazine that in her opinion there’s one female who stands out as the hottest of them all. “ Penelope Cruz is the sh*t,” declared Rihanna when asked for th ...
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4 weeks ago

Cruz And Bardem 'Face Hollywood Backlash'

Aug 10 2014 9:38am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem are reportedly facing a Hollywood backlash over their criticism of Israel's offensive in Gaza.The couple, along with dozens of other Spanish film stars, directors and writers, signed an open letter which described the actions against Palestinians as "genocide".The letter demanded a ceasefire by the military and urged Israel to lift the blockade in the Gaza Strip.Following the comments, the pair were accused ...
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5 weeks ago

Chrissy Teigen Is Doing Everything Drunk

Aug 6 2014 12:38pm CDT | Source: WWTDD.com

Chrissy Teigen is everywhere these days. Ever since making the cover of SI she’s been to over eight hundred promotional events including lingerie store openings, movie premiere, and new reptile exhibits at local zoos. Obama now calls her for what to do about Gaza when Penelope Cruz isn’t available. He has to call somebody. Fame hasn’t changed Chrissy. She’s still getting loaded and skipping underpants. I respect people who don’t chan ...
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5 weeks ago

Penelope Cruz Launches L’Agent by Agent Provocateur Fall 2014 Campaign Video: Watch Here!

Aug 4 2014 6:24pm CDT | Source: GossipCenter

Though she’s best known for her work in front of the camera, Penelope Cruz came up with quite the memorable advertising scheme for her new L’Agent by Agent Provocateur lineup. Joined by her sister Monica, the “Vanilla Sky” stunner designed the range and then wrote and directed the commercial to go with it. Penelope told E!, “I have always been a fan of Agent Provocateur, I've always loved the brand—you could say I ...
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5 weeks ago

Actors in tiff about Gaza

Aug 3 2014 7:44pm CDT | Source: CNN World Music

Jon Voight calls fellow actors Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz "obviously ignorant" and warns a "poison letter" they signed "could incite anti-Semit ...
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5 weeks ago

Angelina Jolie’s pro-Israel father Jon Voight accuses Penelope Cruz of inciting anti-Semitism

Aug 3 2014 11:03am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Jon Voight has accused Penelopé Cruz and her husband Javier Bardem of 'inciting anti-Semitism' after they signed an open letter condemning the Israeli government’s Palestinian 'genocide'.The couple, along with some of Spain’s biggest entertainment names, signed a group letter calling for a stronger response by the European Union to stop Israel's military operation – ‘Protective Edge’ – in the Gaza strip.It stated that Israel "humiliates, detains, and tramples ...
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