April 13, 2020
Kelly Ripa warmed her social media timeline after she shared a sweet throwback photo of her family's senior citizens, while anticipating seeing them again.
TV personality Kelly Ripa was nostalgic in a new post where she shared a heartwarming throwback image of her parents and in-laws in a group photo from 2005.
Possibly referring to the novel coronavirus lockdown, Ripa made it known that she missed them so much and anticipated hugging them again.
In the Instagram post, Kelly's mom and her mother-in-law stood side by side while wearing lovely smiles. The men did likewise as they all posed for the camera in what looked like an outing. Ripa wrote in her caption:
"Cannot wait to hug these four. (Mother-in-law. Mom. Dad. Father-in-law) will hug in any other…"
Fans joined the "All My Children" star in feeling nostalgic as they also talked about getting reunited with their loved ones. Someone agreed with the TV anchor: "I want to hug my parents too. I know how you feel."
RIPA'S FAMILY AMID QUARANTINE
Besides her impressive TV career, the "Marvin's Room" actress is known for her family woman attributes as she never hesitates to show her affection on social media. With the self-quarantine rule in place, Kelly is bound to savor more time with her hubby and kids.
The youngster plays his dad's younger version in the series.
Despite this, Ripa confirmed that self-isolation had been the opposite in her home. She confirmed this while on the virtual airing of "Live with Kelly and Ryan." At a point, Kelly got teary-eyed as she explained that she missed her parents.
Ripa might be feeling emotional about not seeing her parents, but, she knew she had to keep up the safety rules of social distancing as medical experts confirmed that older people are more susceptible to the virus.
Ripa is quite close to her parents, and it is tentative that she feels the impact of having to stay away from them she said on her eponymous show, "I haven't gotten to hug my parents. I want to hug my parents..."
KELLY'S LOVELY FAMILY
The "Mijolo" co-founder and her star hubby, Mark Consuelos, are one of Hollywood's finest couples, and they never fail to impress fans with their beautiful family.
Mark and Ripa have three kids, who are growing and very much aware of the spotlights. Michael, 22, is the oldest and a spitting image of his dad. He landed a role alongside Mark in "Riverdale." The youngster plays his dad's younger version in the series.
Lola, 18, is known for how goofy she gets on her mom's Instagram page. The young adult has also been seen flaunting her style at red carpet events with her mom. Joaquin 17, is the youngest and he also looks a lot like his dad.