A lot of celebrity mothers take some time off after having their children, but then return right back to their starring roles or high-pace jobs. But sometimes, celeb moms disappear entirely from the spotlight, going on hiatus to raise their children and spend time with their family. Scroll through the gallery to see which celebrities took a break from Hollywood life.
Jamie Lynn Spears
The Zoey 101 star put her acting career on hold in 2007 when she announced at age 16 that she was pregnant with daughter Maddie. "I was working very hard. I moved to Nashville for a few years, and I was in college for what I wanted to do for the rest of my life — writing, learning, soaking myself in that community," the younger sister to pop star Britney Spears said in June 2016. "Not only that, I was growing as a person, building my confidence, finding my voice." Spears returned to the spotlight in 2013 when she started a career in country music.
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