Celebrity Parents Alex Rodriguez Enjoys 'Dinner Date' with His Daughters After Jennifer Lopez Split: 'My Girls' Alex Rodriguez shares daughters Natasha, 16, and Ella, 13, with ex-wife Cynthia Scurtis By Gabrielle Chung Published on May 14, 2021 12:32 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Alex Rodriguez is enjoying some family time after his split from Jennifer Lopez. On Thursday, the former MLB player, 45, posted a sweet photo of himself having dinner with his daughters Natasha, 16, and Ella, 13 — with whom he shares with ex-wife Cynthia Scurtis. "Din din with my girls!" Rodriguez captioned the Instagram shot, which showed group sitting in front of a delicious-looking spread of barbecued skewers and an assortment of vegetables. The father of two added in the caption, "#DaddyDinnerDate 💜💚." Alex Rodriguez on Bonding with His Daughters in the Kitchen: 'We've Had a Lot More Family Time' The post comes three weeks after the family celebrated Ella's birthday. In heartfelt tribute to his youngest daughter, Rodriguez raved that his child is "officially a teenager" and reflected on her life thus far in honor of the special milestone. "13. Wow. That number has meant a lot to me over the years, but today, it's even more special than ever," wrote Rodriguez, referring to the number he wore during his years playing for the New York Yankees. Alex Rodriguez/instagram "Ella - everyday you amaze me more than I could have ever imagined," the retired athlete continued. "You are smart, mature, talented, caring, and funny. I am so proud of the young woman you are becoming and so lucky and grateful to be your dad. I love you so much." Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. Alongside the tribute, Rodriguez also posted a video montage of Ella throughout the years, which featured multiple appearances by Lopez as well as one by the singer's 13-year-old daughter, Emme Maribel. On her Instagram Story, Lopez, 51, posted a black-and-white photo of herself and Ella to mark the occasion. In the sweet image, which was also included in Rodriguez's own video tribute to Ella, the multi-hyphenate entertainer shares a sweet embrace with the birthday girl. RELATED VIDEO: Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Officially Call Off Engagement: 'We Are Better as Friends' "Happy birthday Ella Bella," she wrote, adding a repeating-heart animated graphic at the top. Rodriguez and Lopez released a joint statement on April 15 announcing the end of their engagement after four years together. During their time together, the two often shared photos, videos and anecdotes of their blended family.