Kelly Ripa is recalling the early days of her relationship along with her husband, Mark Consuelos.
The 47-year-old discuss present host revealed on the debut episode of Betches’ Comments by Celebs podcast that there was a transient time when the 2 broke up earlier than eloping in Las Vegas on May 1, 1996.
“Right before we got married, we broke up,” the Live With Kelly and Ryan host, who met Consuelos whereas engaged on All My Children, defined. “We broke up and we got back together the day before we went off and eloped. Yeah, we eloped. We went to Vegas and got married.”
Ripa continued on, telling hosts Emma Diamond and Julie Kramer that the breakup truly got here the week earlier than they obtained married.
“He popped the query the day earlier than we obtained married, however that day, that very day that we obtained again collectively, we have been at a taping of Regis and Kathie Lee,” she recalled. “It was their Mother’s Day particular. They have been pre-taping it, and one of many desires of one of many moms was to fulfill Mark and me. We have been her favourite characters on All My Children.”
“She wanted to meet us, and I think we drove out a new car or pushed out a new pool table or something,” Ripa added. “She got a present from her kids and we brought it out to her. It all is so connected.”
Flash ahead to current day, and Ripa and Consuelos, who share three youngsters — Michael, 21, Lola, 17, and Joaquin, 15 — seem like as happier as ever.
In honor of their 22-year wedding ceremony anniversary, we dug up footage from their nuptials, which ET was at! Watch under: