Giada De Laurentiis celebrates Thanksgiving with daughter Jade
Giada De Laurentiis Giving thanks for her teenage daughter.
The Food Network star, 52, posted a sweet photo on Instagram with her daughter, Jade, 14, in celebration of Thanksgiving.
“Happy Thanksgiving! I have so much to be thankful for this year and will always be thankful for my daughter ♥️,” the grateful mama wrote. Photo Himself giving a smooch on his child’s cheek.
De Laurentiis last year Talked to people How she assigns different sides to family members at Thanksgiving — including her boyfriend, Shane Farley! “I tell people what to do in my family. I know what their strengths are,” he said at the time.
Farley was in charge of potatoes last year. “Traditionally, my family, we always make mashed potatoes with peas. We make mashed potatoes, and then we put the peas in the middle and we bake it,” De Laurentiis said. “But Shane is afraid of beans. He doesn’t like them, so we swapped. I just told him, ‘If you don’t want beans like my family, you have to make. Potato stuffing.'”
De Laurentiis also says that getting the whole family involved “helps take some of the pressure off me. And I think it makes them more involved in Thanksgiving.”
This year was a big one for the De Laurentiis family. In October, the celebrity chef opened up about it Jade’s first year of high school At a brand new school that follows a “less academic and more artistic” curriculum.
“I think he’s found his people. It’s great to see that in high school,” DeLaurentis said of his only child’s refreshing environment. “She’s really enjoying herself.”
According to her mother, the Class 9 student has also appreciated the freedom batch since switching schools. “He’s no longer in uniform,” The Giada at home said the host. “He can buy lunch. I know it sounds silly, but he’s never been able to do that before. He loves the freedom he has now.”
This summer, De Laurentiis shared a hilarious Instagram video of herself gabbing on the phone with her now-new man while outing with Farley in New York City.
“Jed is at camp, so whenever he gets a chance to call, I pick it up,” he said, pointing to his phone and holding it to his ear.
In the caption, she hinted at how much time Farley was spending on mother-daughter calls instead of paying attention.
“Shane is really enjoying our trip, @Shenfarley” he joked.
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