Jennifer Garner resurfaced in Santa Monica, Calif. on Monday for a doctor's appointment -- with daughter Violet, 6, carting a doll in a toy baby carrier. The real thing -- baby brother Samuel, born Feb. 27 -- evidently stayed at home.
Little Samuel is the third child and the first son for Garner and husband Ben Affleck, whose middle child is Seraphina, 3. Garner was first spotted post-birth cruising in her Land Raver in Pacific Palisades last Wednesday. (Sleepy-looking dad Affleck, 37, was photographed the same day smoking a cigarette.)
"I live my life at these two extremes," Garner has said. "I'm either a full-time stay-at-home mom or a full-time actress.”
She gave a snapshot of her full-time mom day back in late 2009: "Getting the kids up and fed, getting one to school, getting the other down for a nap, going to the grocery store, picking one up from school, getting the other one down for another nap, cooking dinner."