Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are engaged.
Just weeks after celebrating their two year anniversary, the couple announced the proposal Saturday by posting a photo of Jennifer’s massive diamond engagement ring.
‘She said yes,’ the former Yankees star, 43, captioned the Instagram photo.
‘She said yes!’ Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez announced their engagement on Saturday
Jennifer, 49, posted the exact same photo onto her own account, captioning it with a string of heart emoticons.
Alex proposed during the couple’s current romantic beach getaway, and the picture appeared to be taken on the shore beside a roaring bonfire.
The pair are currently vacationing in Baker’s Bay, according to E!, and have been showering their Instagram accounts with photos of their dreamy vacation as of late.
Jennifer’s representative, Benny Medina, confirmed the engagement to People: ‘They are on vacation and got engaged today.’
Engaged! The couple became engaged just after celebrating their two year anniversary
Life’s a beach! The pair are currently vacationing in Baker’s Bay, according to E! , and have been showering their Instagram accounts with photos of their dreamy vacation as of late
Jennifer and Alex have been going strong for two years and have long hinted they did see a wedding in the future, though have been allowing things to unfold naturally rather then rush into an engagement.
The actress recently told People they ‘think about getting married… it will happen naturally when and if it’s supposed to.’
Having been married three times already, Jennifer explained she wanted to be absolutely certain the fourth time would last before jumping into anything.
‘I rushed into three different marriages. At this point I want to be sure.’
Love is in the air: Insiders have previously claimed an engagement was imminent
Insiders have previously claimed an engagement was imminent.
‘An engagement is definitely on the horizon,’ an insider told Us Weekly, ‘Alex is obsessed with Jen and spends as much time as he can with her.’
A-Rod’s marriage to Jen would be his second, having been previously married to Cynthia Scurtis from 2002 to 2008.
Blended family: Alex’s children have bonded with Jennifer and her family
Spreading the love: Lopez celebrated two years with Alex by posting a sweet tribute on social media
The couple share daughters Ella Alexander, 10, and Natasha Alexander, 14, who have clearly grown close with Jennifer and her children.
Jennifer has 11-year-old twins Maximilian and Emme with her third husband Marc Anthony, whom she was married to from 2004 to 2014.
Jennifer was first married to Cuban waited Ojani Noa from 1997 to 1998, and in 2001 tied the knot with her former backup dancer, Criss Judd, in Santa Barbara, California.
So in love: The couple cuddled up together in Los Angeles in 2018
The marriage ended in 2003.
Not only has Jennifer been married three times, but Saturday marks the sixth time she had ever been proposed to.
In 2016 Jennifer confessed to James Corden another man whom she did not identify proposed to her in the past, though she did not accept.
Sun-kissed: Rodriguez shared a snap from their current beach getaway
‘There’s some that asked me to marry them and I said no. I’ve been married three times. I’ve been proposed to five times.’
Ben Affleck proposed to Jennifer in 2002 after meeting on the set of their film Gigli, though their relationship was not meant to be and the engagement was called off two years later.
In February, both Alex and Jennifer celebrated two years together by posting sweet snaps onto their social media accounts.
Going strong! In his lengthy caption, Alex raved, ‘Words will never do justice to what the last two years have meant to me. Thank you for always being you, for your unwavering support and unconditional love’
‘Two years of laughter, Two years of fun, Two years of adventures, Of excitement of growing and learning, Of true friendship, And so much love!!’ Jennifer gushed on Instagram. ‘You make my world a more beautiful safe and stable place… in the midst of our ever-changing, ever-moving life… you make me feel like a teenager starting out all over again… Every time I think I have you pegged, you surprise me in the most wonderful ways reminding me how blessed I am to have found you now in this moment at this time… our time… Te Amo Macho…’
In his lengthy caption, Alex raved, ‘Words will never do justice to what the last two years have meant to me. Thank you for always being you, for your unwavering support and unconditional love.’
Tellingly, Alex shared a message about soulmates onto his Instagram stories on Friday.
Meant to be: Tellingly, Alex shared a message about soulmates onto his Instagram stories on Friday