The artist and business woman said of her relationship with fellow rock star, Gavin Rossdale, “My biggest accomplishment is my marriage.” The couple have two adorable little boys, Kingston, 6 and Zuma, 4.
Keeping up with her hectic life hasn’t always been easy for Stefani. “I was swimming upstream, trying to balance everything that’s been going on with having kids and a family. There’s no way to do all these things. I would be up all night because my second baby didn’t sleep, and he had a lot of ear infections. Then I’d wake up in the morning and do my workout, which I always felt I had to do, and then meetings for my three clothing lines, and then hang out with my kids, take them to preschool – da, da, da.”
Finding balance has led to tough choices with her clothing line L.A.M.B. Stefani said, “I’ve learned to delegate. It still looks awesome, but did I pick the buttons? No, I didn’t. I missed two fashion weeks because they were when school started. I can’t miss the first week of kindergarten.”
Read more in the latest issue of Marie Claire UK, available now.