By Mallory McDonald

Nicole Richie is a lucky girl! In recent celebrity news , Richie’s husband Joel Madden wished her a “happy birthday” in the sweetest way! According to UsMagazine.comMadden wished his wife a happy birthday with a cute picture and a caption that had our hearts swooning. It read, “Best Mom, Best Friend, Best Wife. Happy Birthday Nicole, You keep us all laughing …❤️.” He then followed up with another Instagram post showing off Richie in a stunning floor-length gold gown. The celebrity couple  has been together since 2010, and could not be more in love. They recently shared on Oprah Winfrey’s, “Where Are They Now?” that, “We met and we were partners from day one,”  Richie said. “And from the second we found out we were going to be parents together, we looked at each other and we said, ‘OK, both of our parents are divorced. We both have had ups and downs with our parents and we don’t really have a strong example of what a healthy family life is.”

This celebrity news has us swooning at such a cute relationship. What are some special ways to wish your partner a happy birthday?

Cupid’s Advice: 

Birthdays can be the perfect opportunity to show your partner how special they are to you. Here are some dating tips on how to make your significant other’s birthday the best one yet:

1. Listen up: The best way to make your partner’s birthday feel special is by listening to what they want for their birthday. A lot of times, people’s birthdays become what their loved ones want it to be. Try to really listen to what your partner is looking for from this year’s special day.

Related Link: Nicole Richie and Joel Madden Celebrate Second Wedding Anniversary

2. Go big: Unless your partner is introverted, going big is always a way to make their birthday one to remember. Especially if you haven’t done a lot in the past, use this as the year he or she will never forget!

Related Link: Celebrity News: Ryan Reynolds Had Ridiculous Birthday Message for Wife Blake Lively

3. Surprise them: Most people say they don’t like surprises, but a good surprise is never a bad thing. This could be a surprise party or even a surprise to your significant other’s favorite restaurant and concert. Be creative in how you surprise them so they won’t be able to sniff out what you are planning!

What do you do most recently for your partner on their birthday? Comment below!