Céline Dion Celebrates Her Twin Sons' Eighth Birthday: 'You Make Me Proud Every Day'
In her celebratory photo, singer Céline Dion playfully held a gold mask up to her son's face
Céline Dion‘s twins are celebrating a big age milestone.
On Tuesday, the proud mom, 50, marked Eddy and Nelson‘s eighth birthday with a sweet tribute on Instagram.
In a silly family photo, the twins flashed peace signs as Dion, dressed casually in red sneakers and an all-black ensemble, playfully held a gold mask up to her son’s face. Behind the twins, Dion’s oldest son René-Charles, 17, posed in a cap.
“My sweet boys, you are turning 8 today and you make me proud every day,” the “My Heart Will Go On” singer wrote in French and English. “I love you with all my heart and wish you a very happy birthday! — Mom xx … ”
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In 2017, Dion revealed that she and the twins slept in the same bed after Angélil’s death.
“I organize myself to not feel lonely,” she explained to The Sun. “So I got myself a huge, huge, huge bed and I sleep with my twins. They are comforting me a lot. I need them. I need them close.”
“When it’s time for them to say they want their room, their room’s ready. But we watch a lot of TV together. I’m discovering Disney,” the singer continued.
Dion said that her children remained in touch with their father. “We kiss him every night,” she noted. “We have a little ritual where we say goodnight to him with a little picture. Then the kids talk to him. And they write words, put them in balloons and we send the balloons to the sky.”
“Can’t believe you are already 7 years old … Time flies!” she wrote. “Happy birthday, my loves! I’m so proud of all of my boys! — Mom xx … “