High Mannequin host Padma Lakshmi simply turned 50 and appears enviably wonderful.
Blessed with extraordinary genes that permit the hit cooking competitors host to style wealthy meals and nonetheless look match and wholesome, Lakshmi lately celebrated her milestone 12 months with family members, cake, and a bikini!
Padma Lakshmi | Jamie McCarthy/Getty Photographs
The gorgeous tune Padma Lakshmi’s daughter sang for her birthday
Padma Lakshmi, proper, together with her daughter, Krishna, aka ‘Littlehands’The tv persona’s daughter, Krishna, 10, penned a tune for her mother’s special occasion. Posted with delight on Instagram by her mom, the tune chronicles Lakshmi’s life and profession in underneath 2 minutes.
With the catchy bridge, “You’re a badass lady/you’re a working machine/you’re a beautiful goddess/you’re a warrior queen,” Krishna’s ode to her mom effectively captures Lakshmi’s story. Her separation from her mom at age 2 whereas her mom left to seek out work in america. The automotive accident as a teen that nearly killed her and her household. Her discovery as a mannequin and work in Europe, and ultimately, her tv work and books printed.
Krishna, with a transparent and powerful singing voice, did a badass job honoring her mom on her birthday.
Padma Lakshmi simply turned 50
As most of us do with every new decade of life, Lakshmi mirrored on the time passed by. In an Instagram submit with a photograph displaying off her tone physique, she wrote in regards to the 12 months to this point and what’s she’s most grateful for.
“I can’t ask for something extra,” she wrote. “I’m actually blessed: a loving and attentive accomplice, a baby that continues to be a miracle each day and work that I’m pleased with and totally engaged by with folks I really like.”
“I’m at this time very fortunate. However I’m additionally a product of the toil and troubles my youthful self endured. And I thank that model of me.”
A reminder that Padma Lakshmi eats for a residing
It’s fairly spectacular that the meals author, at age 50 and paid to eat heavy meals, can nonetheless make a bikini look nice.
Lakshmi’s work on High Chef shouldn’t be for the faint of style buds. An integral a part of this system since 2006, the India-born mannequin is continually tasting and sampling wealthy meals steeped in butter, wealthy sauces, lotions, and extra.
Sampling meals on the fact competitors collection means for Lakshmi tasting these meals from a number of contestants in a single sitting. So, she’s cautious to maintain herself well-hydrated and in form regardless of the meals frenzy she partakes in.
“I drink a number of water—three liters a day,” she advised Well being in 2017. “I can inform by how a lot I’m peeing. And I eat actually wholesome, however I’m not speaking about energy. I’m speaking about diet. I eat as many colours as I can. If a salad doesn’t look colourful, it’s not ok.”
Lakshmi famous that for the season she had simply ended at the moment, “It was OK. I didn’t acquire as a lot weight as I usually do. [I usually gain] 10, 15 kilos—the utmost I’ve gained is 17. This time I solely gained eight, due to a few causes. One, I managed to work out extra. I bought a private coach to come back to my lodge room.”