Jessica Alba: "It Feels Like You’re Really, Officially, Truly a Mom When You Have Two Kids"

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Jessica Alba is one busy lady. On top of taking care of three-year-old Honor Marie and getting ready for the arrival of her second baby any day now, she also launching a new eco-friendly ecommerce site for parents and babies called The Honest Company in honor of her little girl.

“It’s a really exciting and fun time,” the actress, 30, told People magazine.

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On adding to her brood, she said, “It feels like you’re really officially, really truly a mom when you have two kids. [With] one kid you’re a mom for sure, but two takes it to another level.”

Although her company will launch in the next few months, that doesn't mean that the Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World actress is kissing Hollywood goodbye. Actually, she's interested in taking a new, hardcore action role as soon as she bounces back from baby number two.

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“Doing the Spy Kids movie I got a taste of doing action again,” the Mexicana, who got her big break in James Cameron's sci-fi action show Dark Angel, says. “I liked it and I miss it … I’m really looking forward to finding a good action project. I was trained for so long on doing my own stunts.”

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