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Here's How Dwyane Wade Celebrated Mom Jolinda and Daughter Kaavia's Birthdays

Gracious Egedegbe
Nov 09, 2020
06:15 A.M.
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Dwyane Wade recently paid tributes to his mom Jolinda and daughter Kaavia who both celebrated their birthday over the weekend. The former NBA star could not stop gushing about his love for the two ladies.


It's a double celebration for former NBA star Dwyane Wade, who recently paid tribute to two of the most important ladies in his life with touching social media posts.

Taking to Instagram, Wade shared a series of pictures featuring him and Jolinda. In the photos, the older woman donned a brown two-piece with a pair of brown shoes.

Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade and Kaavia James attend Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports 2019 at Barker Hangar on July 11, 2019. | Photo: Getty Images


Jolinda accessorized with a gold necklace and an orange-colored shawl with flower designs across it. In the last slide, she was pictured with Wade and his sister, Tragil.

Wade accompanied the post with a sweet caption where he wished Jolinda a happy 66th birthday while describing her as his beautiful mother. He sweetly added:

"I hope you feel how much we love you on this day and every other day.???"


The sweet post was met with sweet reactions from fans and followers who joined him in wishing Jolinda a happy birthday while pointing out how gorgeous she looked.

Additionally, Wade shared another birthday post dedicated to his daughter, Kaavia, who also celebrated her second birthday on the same day as Jolinda.

Wade and Union welcomed Kaavia via surrogate in 2018.


Wade shared a collection of pictures featuring the toddler. In some of the images, Kaavia was captured smiling while others saw her sporting funny facial expressions.

The proud father accompanied the images with a caption explaining that November 7 was a special day in his life. He continued by adding:

"Happy 2nd Birthday to my BOSS @kaaviajames???aka Shady baby, aka 2020 Meme Mood.?"


The proud dad concluded by thanking Kaavia for bringing laughter and joy to his life and the lives of many others with her adorable antics. Wade was not the only one to dedicate a sweet tribute to Kaavia as his wife, Gabrielle Union, also shared a heartwarming post dedicated to the toddler.

Union posted a slideshow of Kaavia showing how much she has grown over the years. The proud mom accompanied the clip with a caption where she noted the toddler was the light of their lives.

Union described Kaavia as a smart and adventurous kid who gave her and Wade a different kind of purpose. The doting mother concluded by wishing the toddler a happy birthday while expressing love.

Wade and Union welcomed Kaavia via surrogate in 2018, and ever since, the toddler has brought nothing but joy to her parents, who simply can't get over how blessed they are.