March Covers: '95 - '09
WHO Heather Locklear, 33
WHY The Melrose Place vixen showed off her cozy cabin in California's Lake Arrowhead.
NOTABLE QUOTE "I always have plans when I come up here and I end up staying home, eating, watching a movie and falling asleep at 9."
WHO Melanie Griffith, 38
WHY The blonde beauty talked about her new life with Antonio Banderas, their new home and the baby on the way.
WEARING A John Galliano gown.
NOTABLE QUOTE "This is my third pregnancy but I don't think this is my last. The way I feel about kids, the more you have, the better."
WHO Bette Midler, 51
WHY Before heading out on her 10-city Diva Las Vegas concert tour, the star let us into her Laguna Beach home and reminisced about Hawaii.
WEARING An Equipment blouse and Missoni pants.
NOTABLE QUOTE "People who were born on the islands never get over it. I've never gotten over Hawaii. And I don't want to, because it's a part of me."
WHO Kim Basinger, 44
WHY With her Golden Globe-winning performance in L.A. Confidential under her belt, this wife and mother talked about life beyond the spotlight.
WEARING A Halston Signature by Randolph Duke dress.
NOTABLE QUOTE "I truly wanted a child. This is the greatest thing I've ever done. This is the greatest thing I'll ever do. I've never been so happy."
WHO Drew Barrymore, 24
WHY After 23 years in the acting biz, the 24-year-old started a new career as a producer with her first feature film, Never Been Kissed.
WEARING A Heidi Weisel dress and Cartier earrings.
NOTABLE QUOTE "The work was so much fun. It was so great. It takes up every second of your time and you never get upset for a second. In fact you're like, 'More, more-more hours in the day!"
WHO Julianna Margulies, 32
WHY After six busy years on ER, Margulies hung up her scrubs and was taking some time off.
WEARING A Giorgio Armani top and M&J Savitt earrings.
NOTABLE QUOTE "[ER] was the greatest experience in my life. Now I'm ready for the next great experience."
WHO Julia Roberts, 33
WHY Roberts had just won her first Oscar for Erin Brockovich and was hitting the big screen again with Brad Pitt in The Mexican.
WEARING A Vera Wang dress and Jimmy Choo shoes.
NOTABLE QUOTE "I've been so blessed. I go to beautiful places, work with remarkable people. I get to look outward constantly. Why am I so lucky?"
WHO Debra Messing, 33
WHY The newly wed Will & Grace star was taking a turn on the big screen in films like The Mothman Prophecies and Hollywood Ending.
WEARING A Carolina Herrera dress and Chanel earrings.
NOTABLE QUOTE "I feel stronger and more clearheaded than I ever have. I don't know why I've been so lucky. I'm just trying to remember it every day-and just play."
WHO Sheryl Crow, 41
WHY The singer hit a high note with her song "Soak Up the Sun," which entered the charts at No. 2 and earned her five Grammy nominations.
WEARING A DKNY jacket, Juicy Couture jeans and M+J Savitt earrings.
NOTABLE QUOTE "I'm at a point in my game where I'm standing at the crossroads and I feel like my best work is ahead of me."
WHO Uma Thurman, 33
WHY From artsy to over-the-top, the actress talked about her roles in films like Pulp Fiction, Batman & Robin and Kill Bill.
WEARING A Dolce & Gabbana dress.
NOTABLE QUOTE "One great thing about growing up is that I don't mind getting disappointed. I'm much more invested in being excited. If you cut your excitement to avoid disappointment, then you really lose."
WHO Queen Latifah, 34
WHY The singer-actress was busy starring in Last Holiday and Beauty Shop.
WEARING A Zac Posen dress and Daniel K bracelets.
NOTABLE QUOTE "If you're lucky enough to find true friends, you hold onto them because show business can be nasty. When you have a family that loves you, Hollywood can't break you down."
WHO Julianne Moore, 45
WHY Moore was starring in Freedomland with Samuel L. Jackson and Trust the Man with David Duchovny.
WEARING A Max Mara dress and earrings by Frederic Fekkai by H. Stern.
NOTABLE QUOTE "At the end of the day, the thing that gives me meaning is my family. But work is a huge expression of who I am, what my interests are in the world. It would be hard not to have both things. There is no career vs. family-it's both. It's life. So can we please stop having this debate?"
WHO Sandra Bullock, 42
WHY Bullock was starring in Premonition and shared observations about life, love and the pursuit of happiness.
WEARING An Alberta Ferretti dress, Tiffany & Co. necklace and earrings and her own ring.
NOTABLE QUOTE "My mother looked like a combination of Jackie O and Maria Callas. She always said 'Be Original.' I understand that now more than ever."
WHO Eva Longoria Parker, 32
WHY The Desperate Housewives actress was starring in Over Her Dead Body and revealed her awe-inspiring closet.
WEARING A Dries Van Noten dress and Ippolita earrings and bangles.
NOTABLE QUOTE "I love my new name. In Texas, people are formal, so now it's 'Mrs. Parker'. I feel so old! But I love it."
WHO Sandra Bullock, 44
WHY The multitasker is producing and starring in her new film, All About Steve, alongside Bradley Cooper and Thomas Haden Church.
WEARING An Alberta Ferretti dress and Me & Ro earrings.
NOTABLE QUOTE "I've never thought about getting breast implants. I like the way clothes hang on me. I'm athletic and have plenty of booty."