Heather Rae Young is filled with gratitude as she and husband Tarek El Moussa celebrate their 35th birthday over the weekend.
The Selling Sunset star kicked off the celebrations at celebrity hotspot Craig’s in West Hollywood on Thursday, where she had dinner with her husband and closest friends.
Now, Young is treated to a romantic getaway with the 41-year-old real estate investor at a cozy and secluded Malibu bungalow, complete with a private dinner for two.
The couple were seen holding hands as they walked to a waiting limousine that took them to the private location in Malibu.
Young, who is expecting her first baby with El Moussa, showed off her growing bump in a pair of biker shorts with a matching long sleeve top and white trainers.
To finish off her casual and easy look, the reality star styled her blonde locks long and flowy, except for a few strands of hair on the side, which she pulled out of her face.
With a backpack slung over his shoulders, El Moussa also kept it casual and sporty in the fashion department in black shorts, a matching t-shirt, two-tone sneakers and a baseball cap over his short fallen hair.
In the role of thoughtful husband, the former Flip Or Flop co-host picked up the luggage, helped his wife into the SUV, and off we went.
Young would take to her Instagram page on Saturday to share some details of their quiet weekend together.
“Lucky, my husband always makes me feel like the most extraordinary woman in the world,” she gushed in the post, which featured them cuddling in the cover.
“He planned a cozy weekend in a beautiful flower-filled Malibu bungalow, a private romantic dinner with my sweetheart, and just relaxation…exactly what I was asking for. This is the best birthday yet,” she added, along with a selection of red and white heart emojis.
The post also included a photo of Young cradling her baby bump while dressed in a stylish ensemble and another of her holding onto her husband, who appeared to have been shot at the Malibu bungalow.
EL Moussa, 41, also took time out on Saturday to gush about his wife on Instagram, including a video showing them sharing their lives together.
“My love turned 35 yesterday,” he began, along with a red heart emoji, adding, “Sometimes I wish you guys could see how amazing she is behind the camera, but here are just a few of mine.” fondest memories with her.
Among the images were clips of them on their wedding day and several shots of them in stylish ensembles at dinner.
He also posted sweet sentiments for his lover the day before, which was her actual birthday, along with another series of snaps of himself with El Moussa’s two children from his first marriage to Christina Haack.
“Happy birthday to the love of my life. There is nobody in this world like you :)! You have a heart of gold and my heart lights up every time you walk in the room,” the Long Beach native wrote. “Like I said on our wedding day, you make me want to be a better man. Looking back at all our photos and videos together it’s hard to pick my favourites, we have the best memories together. Every day with you feels like the best day and I wake up every morning feeling like the luckiest guy in the world.”
He ended on more romantic sentiments: “Bunny, I love you more than words can describe and I couldn’t have asked for a better partner, best friend, stepmom and mom-to-be. Happy birthday, I hope you feel special today and every day.
Obviously moved by his loving words, Young quickly responded with loving thoughts for El Moussa.
‘My darling ❤️ my love, my best friend. The world brought us together for a reason. We were meant to be together, to love, to create, to support. You make me so happy. i love every day with you Thank you for making me feel so special and beautiful. And thank you for trusting me to raise Tay & Bray & for our little boy. me & you,” she shared in the comments section.
For her birthday celebration with her friends, Young posed in a black lace jumpsuit that also showed off her baby bump while surrounded by co-stars Mary Fitzgerald, Emma Hernan and Chelsea Lazkani, among others.
“35 years young today and feel so blessed. I feel so lucky to be celebrating my life as a whole new life grows within me… it’s surreal and it’s the kind of thing words just don’t do it justice,” she wrote in the caption of her post on Friday . “I’m so grateful to be heading into 35 with the best husband, bonus kids, family and friends, and a little boy.
She continued, ’35 feels amazing. I’m as confident, happy and confident as I’ve ever been and I feel like the older you get the more you care about the little things and the more you start living life the way you want to. And say NO to things that don’t bring you fulfillment. Every year just gets better and better so I can’t wait to see what this year brings and THANK YOU for all the birthday wishes and love.
Young also thanked her “best friend” Tarek on her Instagram Story, writing, “My favorite person @therealtarekelmoussa thanks for the perfect birthday meal my dear.”