Gwyneth Paltrow is doing just that in her new Instagram pic. The actress shared a black-and-white photo of herself in a bikini, jumping for joy as she prepares to celebrate her 50th birthday later this month. «Musings on a milestone,» Paltrow captioned the pic before directing followers to her blog where she discussed how she files about marking the big birthday.«I remember my mother’s 50th birthday very clearly.
I suppose it was the first 'big' birthday I was able to celebrate with her as an adult. It was upstairs at Michael’s, an early LA food-scene star, a place both my parents loved.
The dining room was filled with friends around round tables. The dinner was delicious, the good wine flowed. Everyone was asked to contribute a poem instead of a typical gift,» Paltrow recalled, sharing another bikini-clad pic, this time in color. «I remember uproarious laughter, happy tears.
I remember my mother full of life and joy at the convergence of the love on display, the deliciousness, and wonderful/heartfelt/brilliant/messy poems.»«The following November saw my father’s 50th and this was a different tenor altogether,» she continued. «We went to the island of Nevis, just the four of us.Read more on etonline.com