1. Soccer Mom:
A soccer mom is seen as a woman who is always prepared, punctual, and proactive. She encourages her children to be open-minded and grab new opportunities with both hands. She is their biggest supporter, standing proud at the sidelines.
Favourite Movie Moms: Gog’Flo Diale (Ivy Nkutha) from Generations: The Legacy; Katie Otto (Katy Mixon) from American Housewife.
2. Eccentric & Arty Mom:
An arty mom is the creative & playful soul of the family with a flair for the dramatic. She encourages her children’s imagination to roam free with her love for art, books, and music. She lights up a room with her carefree personality.
Favourite Movie Moms: Lucy Diale (Manaka Ranaka) from Generations: The Legacy; May Miller (Nia Long) from Tyler Perry’s The Single Moms Club; Donna (Meryl Streep) from Mamma Mia.
3. Fit & Active Mom:
An active mom is always energetic with a healthy outlook on life. She enjoys spending quality time, outdoors, with her family. She loves the fresh air and beautiful surroundings.
Favourite Movie Mom: Gabisile (Baby Cele) from Uzalo; Deborah Clasky (Téa Leoni) from Spanglish.
4. Young-at-Heart Mom:
Age is just a number, this mom is not necessarily a young mom, but was and still is a hip mom. She is spunky, keeps up with the latest trends and lives life to the fullest.
Favourite Movie Moms: MaNgcobo (Dawn Thandeka King) from Uzalo, Roxanne Feder (Salma Hayek) from Grown Ups.
5. Classic, Conservative Mom:
This mom is more traditional and leads a well-organized life with tidy surroundings. She has high ideals, a strong sense of right and wrong, and gives her children security through well-kept boundaries.
Favourite Movie Moms: Hangwani Mukwevho (Constance Sibiya) from Muvhango; MaZulu (Leleti Khumalo) from Imbewu; Charmaine Meintjies (Vinette Ebrahim) from 7de Laan; Madea (Tyler Perry) from Diary of a Mad Black Woman.
6. Go-Getter Mom:
Career moms work outside of the home and manage both (home & office) beautifully. This mom is hardworking, a go-getter and very ambitious. She exposes her kids to great ideas and enjoys seeing them learning and achieving.
Favourite Movie Moms: Mrs. Celia Kunutu (Shoki Sebotsane) from Skeem Saam; Rainbow Johnson (Tracee Ellis Ross) from Blackish.