Madonna shares vacation photo with son Rocco Ritchie

Madonna begins the new year with a moment of mother-son bonding.

The 63-year-old pop icon shared a new post on Instagram on Sunday January 2 posing alongside her son Rocco, whom she shares with her ex Guy Ritchie.

In the photo, Madonna dons a black winter jacket and coordinates black pants with a pair of white Moon boots while her son opted for a simple pair of sunglasses, a brown jacket and cuffed jeans. For the photo, the two walked arm in arm down the street, looking like the coolest family in sight.

“‘I know a lot of fancy words, I tear them out of my heart and my tongue….,…, Then I pray'”, she wrote in the caption, before adding the hashtags, “#maryoliver #Rocco.”

According to her Instagram, Madonna and her family are enjoying a great ski vacation to end the holiday season and start 2022 with some family fun.

On Friday, December 31, the pop icon shared a short video to Instagram showing off her twin daughters, Estere and Stella, as they embarked on a skiing adventure and appeared to be taking classes to learn the ropes.

Soon after sharing the sweet video of her twins, Madonna winked at her son David Banda in another Instagram Publish. In the second slide amid a series of snaps of the singer modeling her ski gear, the pair posed side-to-side as Madonna gave the camera her best model pose while David rested her chin on her fist to a more relaxed look.

Over the summer, Madonna gathered her six children for a photo during her 63rd birthday celebration in Italy. Lourdes Leon, 25, Rocco, 21, David, 16, Mercy, 15, and Estere and Stella, 9, all appeared separately in a series of photos shared in a Instagram carousel post back in August 2021.

In other Instagram post shared the next day, the family of seven gathered in a photo, each grinning for the camera as they circled their mom in the blink of an eye.

Just before the extravagance of her birthday, Madonna took a moment to share an article on Instagram to celebrate Rocco on his 21st birthday. In the post, shared a series of photos of her son’s documentation over the years.

“Happy Birthday Rocco !! We have made many trips together around the world,” she wrote. “But the greatest journey I have taken with you is the one inside my ♥ ️. I love you to the Moon and back. Always and forever.”

Although Rocco was absent from their Thanksgiving festivities last year, Madonna was able to celebrate with five of her children. She documented their special day in a video montage on Instagram on the song “Family Affair” by Sly and the Family Stone.

Throughout the video, she shared intimate clips from their day, including glimpses of their fun family time outside, a behind-the-scenes look at the cooking process in the kitchen, as well as a sweet moment between Madonna and David as they share a dance in the dining room, both ending in a bow.

The post caption summed up the day, with Madonna writing, “It’s a family affair.”

Jack C. Nugent