Parenting partners! Despite keeping their three children’s lives pretty private, Matthew McConaugheyAnd Camila AlvesOver the years, they have shared glimpses of their home life.
The Oscar winner shared their story with the world in 2006, when they met at a club. Playboy10 years later, it was still a magical moment.
“I had a time in my life when I was fine going from here to there, bam-bam-bam — healthy, fluent, single years. … When I saw the woman who is now my wife, I was at a club making margaritas at my table with friends,” the Dallas Buyers ClubIn 2016, the star spoke out about her memories. “When she walked in wearing this aqua dress, I went, ‘Whoa, what is that?’ … You can’t dial up that kind of woman. I have been very loyal to my wife, but very selfish. I like being under her spell. I don’t want to break that spell.”
Two years after their first date, Levi was born to the couple. Vida, their daughter arrived in January 2010. McConaughey proposed in December to Vida, and the couple were married in Texas in June 2012. Six months later, Livingston was born to them.
In April 2018, the designer told only one story Us Weekly that people ask her “all the time” how she and the actor maintain their successful marriage.
“[They’re like], ‘How do you do it?’” the Brazil native said at the time. “I’m always like, ‘If you have the answer, please share with me because I’m also trying to figure it out.’ … [We do]A lot of people prefer to stay at home and cook together, or find a hotel room less than 10 minutes from their house. Just the fact that you don’t have to wake up to kids screaming for help with something. It already does something to a mom’s brain.”
The Just one biteAuthor added that family time in her kitchen is important for her as well as the author. True Detective alum. “We cook together,” the former Shear GeniusThe host explained it to Use. “Even if I’m running late from work I say, ‘We’re having a late dinner.’ Does it happen every single day of the week? No, but it happens a lot.”
Keep scrolling to read the Yummy Spoonfuls creator and McConaughey’s best quotes over the years about raising their kids, from discipline tactics to postpartum sex confessions.