Joyful birthday, dude! Matthew McConaughey and spouse Camila Alves threw a celebration to have a good time daughter Vida turning 13 — and obtained photobombed by a shock visitor.
“Uncle @woodyharrelson is questioning if the cake is vegan or not!!! 😂,” Alves, 40, wrote by way of Instagram on Monday, January 23, alongside a photograph of Vida blowing out candles whereas Woody Harrelson hilariously lurked behind her. The Starvation Video games star 61, and McConaughey, 53, have a long-standing friendship, starring in 1998’s Surfer, Dude and 1999’s EDtv collectively. They twosome joined forces as soon as once more in 2014 for HBO’s True Detective.
“How does this go folks! Time flies… 13! You’re my ray of sunshine Vida!!!,” Alves, 40, continued in her birthday tribute. “Your title explains every part about you ‘life’ (#tb on celebrating her birthday on our household trip journey January third) 💚💛💚💛💚💛💚💛💛💛💚💛.”
McConaughey and the Brazil native have been busy celebrating their infant’s milestones just lately, with son Livingston throughout 10 final month with a basic youngsters’s celebration within the household’s dwelling state of Texas. (The twosome additionally share son Levi, 14.)
“Nothing fancy … simply us … December twenty eighth it was Livingston’s birthday!!! All he wished to do is go to Altitude the trampoline place in Austin and an ice cream cake!” the mannequin captioned an Instagram picture of her son together with his cake. “Could your coronary heart my son preserve it’s simplicity as you develop on this difficult world!! You problem me and train me day by day for that I’m grateful! What a blessing you might be! 💚💛💚💛💚💛💚💛💚💛💚💛.”
Whereas the Oscar winner and Alves have stored their private lives comparatively low-key, the pair — who tied the knot in June 2012 after six years collectively — have opened up about their strategy to parenting over time.
“I’m extra constantly the sure man,” McConaughey instructed City and Nation in June 2020. “Typically loving your children means giving them simply what they need. Different occasions, it means robust love. Prosperous folks can provide their children every part they need, however they’re not normally going to get what they want. Loving a baby is loads more durable if you happen to actually give a rattling.”
In 2018, the Dallas Consumers Membership actor shared that he and his spouse have a “related backside line” in the case of disciplining their children, saying, “We will nudge ’em and shepherd ’em, et cetera et cetera, however they’re who they’re. And proper now, I’m simply joyful to say now we have three wholesome ones they usually’re very a lot people.”
Alves, for her half, echoed her husband’s sentiments in July 2022, revealing that every one three of their children are recurrently assigned to cooking duties.
“They’re in command of breakfast,” the Simply Attempt One Chunk writer defined completely to Us Weekly. “My oldest does simply, like, scrambled eggs with kale and turkey and, like, he actually will get into it. And tomatoes and onions and cilantro. He mixes all of it up and it’s actually good.”
For Alves, watching her children develop up and study accountability is a “lovely” expertise.
“It’s inspiring,” she gushed to Us. “It additionally makes you take a look at a whole lot of issues that you’re doing as an grownup as properly, you already know, if you get to that stage.”