Just seven weeks since welcoming their newest family member, daughter Ilaria, Alec Baldwin, and wife Hilaria Baldwin have a lot to be grateful for this Thanksgiving 2022.
And in recognition of the holiday, the Yoga instructor and podcaster took to Instagram to showcase what the couple are most grateful for: their seven children.
Hilaria spearheaded the effort to get all nine members to sit still long enough to snap a family portrait to mark the occasion, which ultimately wasn’t easy.
Sharing gratitude: Alec Baldwin, 64, and his wife Hilaria, 38, shared the results of their ‘epic failed family photo’, which featured all seven children, including her daughter 7-week-old daughter Ilaria, sitting in her sister Carmen’s lap like brother Eduardo tears into her mother’s lap
Trying as hard as possible as a parent in this situation, only one child looked crying during the photo shoot.
‘Happy Thanksgiving Day from our epic failed family photo to the one that is probably yours,’ the Boston, Massachusetts native, 38, wrote, alluding to their not-so-perfect photo , the photo is still beautiful enough to show the love between the Baldwin family.
‘Our love and gratitude goes to all of you for being a magical light in our lives.’
Appropriately, the matriarch sat front and center on the couch in the living room, wrapping her arms around her two-year-old son Eduardo as he sat on her lap, tearful and seemingly displeased.
Mother’s maid: The mother-of-seven also shared a picture of her two sons helping to take care of Ilaria when she suddenly woke up from a nap
Cute: The boys even stroked the little girl, which seemed to soothe her
Wearing a brown sweater, Hilaria did her best to calm things down by kissing Edu a few times on the cheek.
Alec, 64, to the left of his wife with one of their four curious sons in their lap, is seen enjoying a snack.
The oldest of their seven children, nine-year-old Carmen, looked adorable holding baby Ilaria at the other end of the couch, who had just been born. arrived at Planet Earth on September 22.
At least two of the boys appear to have moved toward the plate of cheese and grapes on the glass table in front of the couch.
The busy mom also shared a glimpse of one of the dishes she prepared for their holiday meal with the caption, “Yum.”
‘Yum!’ This busy mom also showed her nearly a million fans and Instagram followers some of her Thanksgiving prep dishes.
Multitasking: Hilaria showed off her multitasking skills by carrying Ilaria in her arms and the family cat in a kitten backpack, as the pair prepared to travel
Travel ready: I’ll never get tired of this kitty backpack. All packed and ready to go! Please be safe during your travels today,’ the Boston native shared to her Instagram followers
The day before, Hilaria shared some pictures of herself and Alec getting ready to go out on vacation.
She’ll continue to showcase her multitasking skills in an effort to make things go a little faster and smoother.
“I’ll never get tired of this kitten backpack,” she wrote, alluding to the backpack containing the family cat, while holding Ilaria in her arms. ‘All packed and ready to go! Please be safe on your travels today.’
The couple, who just celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary this past June, wasted very little time starting a family of their own, all starting with Carmen’s birth in August 2013, which is about 14 months after marriage.
She and her parents will help welcome four brothers to Rafael, seven, Leonardo, six, Romeo, four, and Eduardo, two, before Maria Lucia Victoria, 20 months old, comes in as a surrogate.
Carmen also had a second sister with the birth of Ilaria, seven weeks, on September 22.
Alec also has a daughter, Ireland Baldwin, 27, from his first marriage to actress Kim Basinger, which ended in a divorce in 2002.
Exchange: The proud mother regularly updates information about her children on social networks
Mirror image: Hilaria has also shared a collage showcasing Leonardo as a newborn in 2016 and his sister Ilaria in recent days
Attachment: Hilaria enjoys showing off some of the burgeoning attachment relationships between the kids, including this adorable photo showing Romeo, four, Eduardo, two
Bright as a lamp: The thoughtful mother announced Ilaria fell into a ‘scheduled food coma’ on Thanksgiving Day
Without it: Rafael, seven, explains why he doesn’t smile in the pictures: ‘Because I don’t feel like it,’ he told his mother recently
Half smile: Rafa flashed a ‘small smile’ when provoked by her mother
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