It was a very special Christmas for Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves. The 42-year-old actor celebrated the holiday season by putting a ring on the finger of longtime girlfriend Camila. Matthew, who has been dating the Brazilian model, 28, since 2007, announced the engagement on his WhoSay account.
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"Just asked Camila to marry me," he wrote in a post accompanying a snapshot of the couple sharing a smooch in front of the Christmas tree. "Merry Christmas." Though it took him a while to propose the actor has always been clear that the Latin stunner was, as he described her, "the love of my life". And he's been learning Portuguese for some time to be able to get around in her homeland.He and his leading lady have a son Levi born in 2008, and daughter Vida, who made her debut in 2010. The pair live between Austin, Texas – Matthew's home state – and Malibu.The actor lived for years in an RV – professing a love for the simple life.