Tom Brady is popping over a brand new leaf as he enters the subsequent part of his life.
“What an unimaginable journey to essentially the most wonderful continent … Africa 🖤🖤🖤. It was one other particular reminder that life is TRULY about relationships and reminiscences,” Brady, 46, wrote by way of Instagram on Tuesday, August 8, alongside a sequence of images from his journey. “This previous week of my birthday I’ve had a lot time to mirror and be glad about all of the unimaginable blessings. I couldn’t think about rising up as a boy in San Mateo that my life would turn out to be what it has.”
He continued: “I’ve skilled fairly a bit within the first 45 years I’ve lived, and what I’ve beloved most is the individuals who I’ve shared essentially the most life altering occasions with … my youngsters, my household, my family members and mates and all of you will have added a lot to this unimaginable/adventurous life.”
Brady’s trip images included his son Jack, 15, whom he shares with ex Bridget Moynahan, and daughter Vivian, 10, whom he shares with ex-wife Gisele Bündchen. Brady and Bündchen, 43, additionally share son Benjamin, 13, however he seemingly didn’t make the journey.
Within the slideshow, Brady shared a sequence of snaps of the trio’s adventures together with taking within the beautiful savannah and unique wildlife.
“To get up to sunrises and untouched elements of our stunning planet, to witness these animals in all their glory, to see how totally different folks can dwell with true pleasure and happiness continues to carry me nice classes in studying,” he penned.
Brady went on to share two “significant” quotes that he needed to start his “subsequent chapter with” after having them in his “thoughts for a while.”
“The life you lead, is the lesson you train,” one quote states. The opposite reads, “If I’m not for myself, who can be for me? If I’m not for others, what am I?”
The previous quarterback ended his prolonged put up thanking his followers for all their “love and assist” over time and his philosophy for the upcoming 12 months.
“I’m taking these subsequent days one after the other, specializing in being my greatest self for me, and others, and dwelling a lifetime of integrity and objective,” he stated.
Earlier than embarking on his journey, Brady made headlines for his new romance with Irina Shayk. Whereas Us Weekly solely revealed earlier this month that Shayk, 37, was not happening the household journey, a supply confirmed that the twosome’s connection is “very new, however they’re having fun with spending time with one another.”
“He gained’t be spending his birthday along with her,” the supply defined. “He’s in a foreign country and specializing in his household.”