These Magical Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos Throwbacks Will Make You Believe in Love Again

The parents of three have been madly in love since 1996

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Man Crush Monday

Kelly ripa and Mark Consuelos
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"Babies in black and white #magic 🎱," the Live with Kelly and Ryan host posted on Instagram in honor of her forever #mcm.

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Birthday Babe

Kelly Ripa
Mark Consuelos/Instagram

On Kelly's 49th birthday, Mark posted a sweet birthday tribute on Instagram to celebrate his loving wife.

"Happy Birthday to my Fave..I'm really glad you were born.. Because let's face it, if you weren't, I would've been married 3 or 4 times by now," he jokingly wrote.

"Which would've been really expensive, not to mention the super tense parent teacher conferences and all the awkward blended family holiday/vacations," he hilariously continued.

All jokes aside, he ended with: "Anyway, happy birthday sweetie."

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Meet the Parents

Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos
Kelly Ripa/ Instagram

Here's Kelly meeting mama Consuelos for the first time back in 1995.

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The Honeymooners

Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos
Kelly Ripa/ Instagram

The happy newlyweds smiled during their 1996 honeymoon in Capri, Italy.

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TV Wedding

Hayley (Kelly Ripa) and Mateo (Mark Consuelos) arried
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Kelly and Mark got hitched again ... but for television. The two, who played Hayley and Mateo, posed in full costume on the set of All My Children to snap this frame-worthy photo back in 2000.

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Picture Perfect

Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos
Kelly Ripa/ Instagram

Just two baby-faced kids in love!

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Behind the Photo

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos
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Kelly revealed what her and hubby Mark discussed before she stepped out on the 1999 Daytime Emmys carpet:

"ME: is this dress see through?

HIM: no.

ME: are you sure? You're not even looking!

HIM: let's go we're going to be late.

ME: but....

HIM: elevators here."

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Hollywood Heartthrobs

Actress Kelly Ripa and Actor Mark Consuelos

The two sizzled on the 1996 Soap Opera Digest Awards red carpet.

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Yearbook Realness

Kelly Ripa

The TV host loved herself some hairspray back in the day.

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Heart Eyes

Mark Consuelos
Kelly Ripa/Instagram

"This is NOT the reverse of the old age app it's @instasuelos on our honeymoon," the host jokingly clarified on Instagram before tacking on five heart emojis alongside this darling snap.

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Party People

Mark Consuelos and Kelly Ripa
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This sweet shot shows the two living it up at the 2007 Angel Ball.

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Met Gala Muses

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos
Evan Agostini/Getty

The bombshell duo posed at the 2007 Met Gala when the theme was Poiret: King of Fashion.

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Proud Parents

Kelly Ripa
Kelly Ripa/Instagram

Mom and Dad lovingly looked over their then-newborn Lola back in 2001.

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Then & Now

Kelly Ripa/Instagram; Taylor Hill/FilmMagic

"Double #fbf 1995 vs. 2009 before i discovered that i needed a stylist and had a GOOD side. 👀," Kelly captioned this amazing side-by-side comparison.

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Sunsets & Smiles

Kelly Ripa/Instagram

Could they be any more perfect?

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Party of 5!

Kelly Ripa/Instagram
Kelly Ripa/Instagram

Here's the Consuelos family looking extra adorable back in 2011.

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Laugh Out Loud

Kelly Ripa/Instagram

Get you a partner who will make you belly laugh anywhere, anytime.

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Family First

Kelly Ripa
Kelly Ripa/Instagram

Mama Kelly shared this snap from 2001 of #daddy with her oldest Michael and baby Lola on their trip to Hawaii.

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