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  • Mariel Padilla Honors Her Household Helpers on Mother's Day!

    The soon-to-be mom of two paid a tribute to the ladies who help care for her growing family.
    by Kate Borbon .
Mariel Padilla Honors Her Household Helpers on Mother's Day!
PHOTO BY @marieltpadilla/Instagram
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  • Actress and TV host Mariel Padilla paid a sweet tribute to her household helpers last Mother’s Day!

    In the photo, Mariel is posing with her daughter Isabella and their six helpers who are all moms. Each is holding a bright bouquet of fresh flowers.

    Mariel captioned the photo, “To me Mother’s Day is most important. Iba ang hirap at saya ng pagiging ina. I wanted all the moms in our household to feel that they should and deserve to be honored. Salamat dahil nanay nanayan din kayo ni [Isabella].”

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    Many of Mariel’s Instagram followers praised the celebrity mom for not forgetting to celebrate her household helpers.

    “Ang swerte ng mga kasambahay niyo ma’am kasi ang babait niyo po,” one user wrote. “Sana lahat katulad niyo ang pakikitungo sa lahat ng mga kasambahay.”

    Another user said, “You are one of a kind Ms. Mariel. It only shows you are a good person [inside] and out.”

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    The same photograph was posted on the Instagram account of Mariel’s daughter Isabella. In the caption, the account expressed appreciation for Isabella's “other mommies.”

    “My other mommies at home! We celebrated Mother’s day all together, isn’t [it] so amazing and so meaningful to give importance to our household mommies who are also giving their time to help my Mommy and Daddy to take care and be with me when they are at work?

    “I love you all, I appreciate [you] so so much and I hope you all love the flowers! Happy Mother’s day!”

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    Mother’s Day this year was truly a special time for Mariel and her family. She marked the occasion with the announcement she is expecting a new baby!

    She shared the news with a photo of herself in a yellow dress, cradling her baby bump. She captioned the photo, “The perfect Mother’s Day gift. Hello baby #2.”

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    Her husband, actor Robin Padilla and and Isabella didn’t forget to send their sweet tributes to Mariel.

    In his post, Robin praised mothers, saying, “The best of all days is [Mothers’] day because without the Mothers…we will not exist.” He also took the opportunity to greet other celebrity moms, including his daughters Kylie Padilla and Queenie Padilla, his mother Eva Cariño-Padilla, Kris Aquino, Toni Gonzaga-Soriano, Bianca Gonzalez-Intal, and Sharon Cuneta.

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    Meanwhile, in her post, Isabella expressed her excitement for the arrival of her new sibling. “Happy Mother’s day Mommy. Thank you because you have given me and Daddy an early birthday present. This is the best!”

    Congratulations, Mariel!

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