Kelly Ripa took to Instagram to share a stunning beach photo with her son Joaquin during her family vacation ahead of a bittersweet milestone
Kelly Ripa enjoyed Live with Kelly and Ryan for several weeks earlier this month to spend time with their family.
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The TV star and her husband Mark Consuelos went to their vacation home in the Hamptons and were accompanied by their three children Michael, Lola and Joaquin.
The former All My Children star has since shared an incredible beach photo showing the sunset over the ocean with her two sons Michael and Joaquin.
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In the caption, the star wrote: “Until the beginning of summer.” Mark was one of the first to comment on the post with two love heart emojis, while other fans noticed how grown up both looked.
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“One is your clone and the other is Marks,” one wrote while another commented, “This could be used as a travel photo! Nice!” A third added, “Aww Mini Kelly and Mini Mark. I can’t believe summer is almost over now!”
Kelly Ripa shared a stunning beach photo with her two sons
The picture was posted to Kelly’s family ahead of a bittersweet occasion. Soon the youngest son of the star will move out of the parental home for the first time to attend university.
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In addition, unlike his older siblings who studied nearby in New York, Joaquin is moving to the States as he will enroll in the University of Michigan wrestling course.
Mark Consuelos on family vacation on the beach
While Kelly and Mark are incredibly proud of their son, they will no doubt miss him dearly. Joaquin’s college admission is even more special for the teen’s proud parents, as Kelly did in an episode of February. explained Live with Kelly and Ryan.
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The actress spoke about Joaquin’s learning disabilities, including dyslexia and dysgraphia. At that time, the teenager was settling in for college, and Kelly told co-host Ryan Seacrest that it had been an emotional time for her and Mark as parents.
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“Mark and I were facetiming the other day and you’ll be surprised to know – because you’re not like that at all – Mark got very emotional and choked and said, ‘I never thought he’d be able to do college’ because he was deeply dyslexic and disgraphic. “
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