“Uncle @woodyharrelson is questioning if the cake is vegan or not!!! 😂,” Alves, 40, wrote through Instagram on Monday, January 23, alongside a photo 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 identify explains the whole lot 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 traditional kids’s social gathering 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 needed to do is go to Altitude the trampoline place in Austin and an ice cream cake!” the mannequin captioned an Instagram photo of her son along with his cake. “Could your coronary heart my son preserve it’s simplicity as you develop on this sophisticated world!! You problem me and educate me every day for that I’m grateful! What a blessing you’re! 💚💛💚💛💚💛💚💛💚💛💚💛.”
Whereas the Oscar winner and Alves have saved 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 persistently the sure man,” McConaughey informed Town and Country in June 2020. “Typically loving your youngsters means giving them simply what they need. Other times, it means tough love. Prosperous folks may give their youngsters the whole lot they need, however they’re not often going to get what they want. Loving a toddler is quite a bit tougher in case you actually give a rattling.”
In 2018, the Dallas Patrons Membership actor shared that he and his spouse have a “similar bottom line” when it comes to disciplining their youngsters, saying, “We are able to nudge ’em and shepherd ’em, et cetera et cetera, however they’re who they’re. And proper now, I’m simply completely happy to say we now have three wholesome ones and so they’re very a lot people.”
Alves, for her half, echoed her husband’s sentiments in July 2022, revealing that each one three of their youngsters are usually assigned to cooking duties.
“They’re answerable for breakfast,” the Simply Strive One Chunk creator defined solely 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 youngsters develop up and study accountability is a “lovely” expertise.
“It’s inspiring,” she gushed to Us. “It additionally makes you have a look at quite a lot of issues that you’re doing as an grownup as properly, you realize, whenever you get to that stage.”