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Gwyneth Paltrow

No one plays the poster child for the self-proclaimed best mom around better than Gwyneth Paltrow (though she’s getting some competition from pal Beyonce), but even the great Gwynnie, who’s mom to 8-year-old Apple and 6-year-old Moses with rocker hubby Chris Martin, finds some parenting tasks a bit tedious. The 40-year-old told Harper's Bazaar in April of last year that while she’s a hands-on mom, she finds the daily school run to be "such a f***ing drag." And she declared that two may be enough. "The other day, I was saying to Chris, 'The window's closing. Do we want to have another baby? I don't think we do, but let's just have the discussion,' and he said, 'We can have another baby, but you realize you'll be doing the school run until you're 58.' I said, 'Let's just not! We're good!'"

Celebs Who've Dared to Say There’s More to Life Than Their Kids

March 1, 2013

Celebrities love to gush over their children, insisting that parenthood is their greatest role they’ve ever gotten, best job they’ve ever had, and most amazing thing they’ve ever experienced. Once in a while, however, a star admits that being a mom or dad isn’t everything, that they wouldn’t want to be at home with the kids all day or that – gasp – there are times when it’s not fun.