People.com Celebrity Lola Consuelos Is All Grown Up! See Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos' Daughter Go from Christening to College Time flies - just ask Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos, whose middle child and only daughter is heading to New York University in the fall By Diane J. Cho Diane J. Cho Diane J. Cho was the Features Editor of PEOPLE Digital from 2019 to 2022. She worked at the brand for nearly four years covering news, features, human interest, evergreen, holiday gift guides and more. She launched the How I Parent and What It's Really Like to Be …. digital series and has interviewed several celebrities and influential leaders within the entertainment industry. Prior to joining PEOPLE, Diane worked at Bustle, VH1 and Complex. She received her bachelor's degree in Journalism from Rutgers University and her master's degree from Columbia Journalism School. People Editorial Guidelines Published on August 26, 2019 02:29 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Kelly Ripa/Instagram; Lola Consuelos/Instagram 01 of 19 What a Blessing Kelly Ripa/Instagram On the eve of her daughter Lola's first day of college, mom Kelly Ripa posted a throwback photo showing her and husband Mark Consuelos at her middle child's christening. "#tbt 2001 from your Christening to college. In the blink of an eye. I'm not crying. You're crying 😢 (actually Daddy's sobbing) 😭" she wrote. 02 of 19 Easter Bunny Breakdown Older brother Michael didn't seem to have a problem posing with a rather large Easter Bunny back in 2002, but baby Lola was clearly terrified. 03 of 19 Baby's First Boardwalk Kelly Ripa/ Instagram This adorable mommy-daughter photo was taken during Lola's first trip to Gillian's Wonderland Pier in Ocean City, New Jersey, back in 2002. 04 of 19 Toddler Travel Diaries Lola was almost 2 years old when her parents took her and her brother Michael to Australia for the first time. 05 of 19 Women's Day Dedication Mark Consuelos/ Instagram Dad Mark Consuelos posted this amazing throwback of his two leading ladies for International Women's Day 2018. He captioned the photo: "#intenationalwomensday shout to the most important women in my life. Your intelligence, strength, tenacity, integrity, humor, beauty, and above all patience inspire me. You've been leading the way since day one. We are all better because of you. Love you dearly." 06 of 19 Consuelos Christmas Card Kelly Ripa/ Instagram Little lady Lola and her brothers Joaquin and Michael must have heard that Santa was coming, judging by the big smiles on their faces in this photo from 2005. 07 of 19 Major Mood Kelly Ripa/ Instagram The college-bound senior already had her model pout down at 4 years old. 08 of 19 Ciao, Bella! Lola, then 11, posed next to her dad and brothers during a family trip to Italy in 2011. 09 of 19 Wall Flower Kelly Rippa/Instagram In a 2011 throwback photo depicting her family in front of a vista they revisited in the summer of 2019, Ripa wrote a French phrase that translated to "The walls have become smaller." 10 of 19 Skate Star Kelly Ripa/Instagram Mom Kelly Ripa revealed one of Lola's talents in a #throwbackthursday photo circa 2009. 11 of 19 Birthday Boy! Kelly Ripa/Instagram Older sister Lola hugged the youngest Consuelos kid, Joaquin, on his 14th birthday in February 2017. 12 of 19 Major Mom Moment Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic The entire family got together to support mom Kelly Ripa, who was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, in October 2015. 13 of 19 Life with Lola Kelly Ripa/Instagram "A Lola Consuelos approved photo. Including three smiling children and a semi relaxed husband courtesy of Jose Cuervo," Ripa captioned this photo from 2017. 14 of 19 Captured on the Red Carpet Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for CNN At 16, Lola joined her mom at CNN Heroes, which took place at the American Museum of Natural History on Dec.17, 2017, in N.Y.C. 15 of 19 Gorgeous Genes Miller Mobley Mom was overjoyed once her husband and all three children agreed to appear in PEOPLE's 2019 Beautiful Issue. During her chat with Ryan Seacrest on Live! with Kelly and Ryan, Ripa spilled some behind-the-scenes secrets. "Do you see how I'm too excited to be there? Like, I'm always the one that's just too excited and too happy and I'll tell you the reason why," she began. "The people at PEOPLE - I thank them so much, I cannot tell you the joy and thrill that I had doing that with my kids, who all three agreed to do it. I never thought they would say yes, ever, ever. I never thought they would say yes." Ripa went on to say that although she and her husband are used to being in front of a camera, her three children are "very historically not really in-front-of-the-camera people," which made their participation in the shoot even more special. 16 of 19 Prom 2019 Kelly Ripa/Instagram Lola looked all grown up and stunning in June 2019 in her emerald prom dress designed by N.Y.C.-based tailor Raza Wijdan. Her gown, which featured a V-neck and high slit up one side, was styled by her mom's Live! with Kelly and Ryan fashion stylist, Audrey Slater. Her mom later revealed on the show that Lola made alterations to the dress "behind our backs" and "that's why the girls are fully on display." But Kelly took it all in stride, focusing on the fact that "She's a smart girl. She's a nice girl." 17 of 19 High School Graduation Kelly Ripa/Instagram Kelly played the part of the proud mom at Lola's graduation, posting a series of shots of the grad with her parents and siblings and exclaming "It's happening now!" 18 of 19 Summer Style Mark Consuelos/Instagram After graduation, the Ripa-Consuelos family jetted to France, where Lola rocked some sweet summer dresses including this floral mini. 19 of 19 Move-In Moment Courtesy Kelly Ripa/Instagram Kelly and Lola took a break from unloading boxes into Lola's freshman dorm to take a stylish selfie. Though Kelly joked about her daughter's attitude to the momentous occasion, she later posted a sweet shot of them embracing with the caption "The nest is getting roomy..."