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It’s been a special weekend for and her family – and we’re not talking about the snowy weather! Alex Jones
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host celebrated her son Teddy’s fourth birthday at home with her husband Charlie Thompson and their youngest son Kit, one. The One Show
Despite it being a low-key event, the Welsh TV star still ensured it was a birthday to remember by totally transforming the living room of their Victorian family home in London.
“Party for 4,” Alex captioned one photo on her Instagram Stories, which showed off the decorations. They included multicoloured balloons strewn across the floor and a ‘Happy Birthday’ banner hung across the glass doors that lead to the garden.
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A blue number four balloon also added to the aesthetic, while a spotty tablecloth could be seen on the table – which we presume was stocked full of tasty treats and a birthday cake.
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Sometimes, it feels like the stars of Gogglebox are our family members because we spend so much time with them in their living rooms! MORE: Gogglebox stars celebrate wedding anniversary in lockdown with sweet photo However, plenty of the cast have youngsters who don’t appear on the show – but often feature on their social media channels. See the cutest snaps of the children of Gogglebox here… Izzi Warner Izzi has two beautiful children, a son Bobby and daughter, Bessie, and often shares snaps of them. She recently shared a picture of them in lockdown, with Bessie looking grumpily at the camera, and jokingly captioned it: “Face you make when you’re fed up of lockdown life. These two little darlings brighten my day every day.”
She also celebrated Mother’s Day earlier this yearwith a beautiful snap of herself in bed with her young son and baby daughter, writing: “Mother’s Day everyone! This isn’t what we had planned for today but there’s no place I’d rather be…and I’m not moving all day. “Thinking of everyone who isn’t seeing their mum today for whatever reason sending you lots of love. Hopefully next Mother’s Day we will be back out celebrating together.” MORE: Why did these 7 Gogglebox stars quit the show?
Last year, Izzi celebrated an emotional milestone for little Bobby that all parents can relate to – his first day of school! Sharing a snap of him in his school uniform, she wrote: “And just like that he’s starting school. Took it all in his stride like I knew he would, I have no idea how I have got so lucky to have such an amazing little boy.” Keep clicking for more photos…
Baasit Siddiqui Baasit shares two beautiful children, Amelia and Theodore, with his wife Melissa, and often shares snaps of them on the Instagram account he shares with his fellow Gogglebox stars, brother Umar and dad Sid. Sharing a picture of his wife and children, he wrote: “Lots of family fun with these lovely people. Got to love your daily family walk when the weathers this nice.” READ: Who narrates Gogglebox? All you need to know about the show’s voiceover here
The family also recently welcomed a new member of their family – a new puppy! Sharing a photo of little Amelia with their adorable pet, he wrote: “Say hi to the newest member of the Siddiqui household. Alfie Siddiqui is settling in nicely.” MORE: Gogglebox star Baasit Siddiqui shares rare photos of baby son Theo – and he is such a cutie!
The Malones Tom and Julie are grandparents! While their daughter doesn’t appear on the show, she has three young children, and Tom Jr often shares snaps of himself with his niece and nephews, Saoirse, Brogan and Harley. In one snap, he posed with his niece and wrote: “Saoirse wanted a photo shoot #UncleDuties.”
Tom Jr also posted several photos from a birthday party and a christening, writing: “Some pictures from my niece Saoirse’s birthday (very happy with her ballerina necklace), and from my nephew Harley Scott’s Christening.” Tom and Julie’s daughter, who is a nurse, also previously shared a snap of her dad with her little trio, writing: “Always smiling with Grandad. We are so lucky to live with my parents at a time like this. “Being a single mum who is a critical care nurse I would have really struggled to continue working during this pandemic had it not been for my parents looking after the rascals for me.” MORE: Gogglebox stars blown away after Mariah Carey tweets ‘love’ for the show
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Alex later shared a snap of her little boy enjoying his family party, dressed in a blue outfit that matched the balloon he was holding up to the camera.
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Alex showed off her birthday decorations for son Teddy
Judging by the mini kitchen set, Thomas the Tank Engine scooter and other toys in the background, there appeared to be plenty to keep Teddy entertained on his special day.
And it wasn’t just his parents that wished him well on his birthday; Alex’s family also joined in on a Zoom call. “We had a lovely time despite everything,” she wrote.
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Teddy had a birthday Zoom call with his family
This is not the first time the doting mum-of-two has had to alter family celebrations amid the coronavirus pandemic.
last March, she wrote: “It’s not the first birthday party we planned obviously and both sets of grandparents were hugely missed, but aren’t we lucky to have all these different ways of communicating which means nobody completely misses the big moments. Penblwydd hapus cariad. Happy birthday Kit Kat. We’ll celebrate again on the other side.” Kit’s first birthday
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