Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos Celebrate 25th Anniversary with Plenty of Never-before-Seen Pics
Kelly Ripa took to Instagram to share a collage of photos showcasing special memories that she shared with Mark Consuelos over the last 25 years.
Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos have made it to the quarter of a decade mark, and they are not letting their 25th wedding anniversary go by uncelebrated.
Both Ripa and Consuelos shared a string of sweet snaps taken throughout the years that they have been together on their social media pages to commemorate their anniversary.
THE BIG 25
25 years of marriage is a big deal, and this celebrity couple knows it. Ripa posted a special collage sporting a variety of photos that show how she and Consuelos have grown together over the years.
The "Live with Kelly and Ryan" host chose to include photos from when the couple was very young, staring into each others' eyes, as well as a more recent screenshot of their Facetime conversations. She captioned the post:
"Happy 25th Anniversary to the love of my life @instasuelos in the blink of an eye. Because when you know, you know. "
RETURNING THE LOVE
Ripa wasn't the only one taking a stroll down memory lane for the big anniversary as the "Riverdale" star also shared a slideshow of photos on his Instagram feed, showing the couple through the ages.
Ripa and Consuelos are among the elite Hollywood couples who have managed to stay together through the thick and thin.
Consuelos was also sure to comment on his wife's sweet Instagram post. He thanked her for saying yes 25 years ago and still embarking on the journey of marriage with him all these years later.
REFLECTING ON THE JOURNEY
Leading up to their anniversary over the weekend, Ripa reflected on a trip that she and Consuelos took with their children in 2009. The television show host and her husband took their children to see where they tied the knot.
Ripa posted a blurry photo of her and Consuelos in front of "World Famous Chapel of the Bells" in Las Vegas, the place where their story as a married couple began. She wrote:
"#tbt 2009. When we took the kids to the scene of crime 13 years later. (Also, this is why i take all the photos)."
BIG HAPPY FAMILY
There is no question that more than two decades after exchanging nuptials on May 1, 1996, Ripa and Consuelos have remained one of the most steadfast and beloved celebrity couples.
In the last 25 years, the couple has welcomed three children: Michael Joseph, 23, Lola Grace, 19, and Joaquin Antonio, 17, who regularly feature on their parents' social media pages.
Ripa and Consuelos are among the elite Hollywood couples who have managed to stay together through the thick and thin life. Joining them are Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick, who has been married for almost 24 years.
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas tied the knot in 2000 and have been doing life together for the last two decades. The acting couple shares two children.