In an intimate glimpse into her private life, Hollywood actress Julia Roberts recently offered her fans and followers a heartwarming peek at a cherished moment. Roberts, known for her iconic role in 'Pretty Woman,' celebrated her twins' 19th birthday by posting a rare black-and-white throwback photo on Instagram. This rare image captures the tender scene of both Hazel and Phinneas in their mother's arms, marking a moment of joy and adventure of life together.
19 Years of Loving Stewardship
Julia shares her twins and her 16-year-old son, Henry, with her second husband, cinematographer Daniel Moder. The couple, who first met on the set of the 2001 film, 'The Mexican,' celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary in 2022. They had tied the knot in a private ceremony on Independence Day at Roberts' New Mexico ranch in 2002. The relationship has largely remained private, with only occasional glimpses made public through date night, anniversary, and birthday tributes.
A Mother's Insight
Roberts, in her posts and interviews, has frequently shared her thoughtful perspectives on motherhood. She has opened up about the importance of advocating for oneself, speaking up for beliefs, and the fear of 'blowing it' as a mom. She expresses pride in her role as a homemaker and the responsibility of guiding her children through life. She has also highlighted the importance of coming home at the end of the day to her family, marking the life she has built with her husband and children as 'the best stuff' in her life.
Life Outside the Limelight
Despite her fame, Roberts has managed to balance her acting career with her family life, even reducing her acting roles over the years to prioritize her family's schedule. She has expressed the challenges of this balance, noting the importance of making out as a secret to her lasting marriage. Furthermore, Roberts has made a tradition of celebrating her kids' birthdays on Instagram, often sharing insights into her family life, such as wearing a custom gown embroidered with her kids' initials, and the joy of coming home to her family at the end of the day.