Reese Witherspoon gave her daughter the sweetest 18th birthday present

If there’s an award for the most beautiful birthday present ever, Reese Witherspoon wins.

The American actress’s eldest daughter Ava turned 18 over the weekend and what Reese gifted the teen will bring a tear to your eye.

Ava took to her Instagram account on Sunday, revealing the sentimental present.


“18 letters that made me cry (hard) today, courtesy of my lovely mother,” she wrote alongside an image of the letters tied together with a pink bow.

18 letters that made me cry (hard) today, courtesy of my lovely mother.

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Yes, that’s right – for the past 18 years Reese Witherspoon has been writing a letter to her daughter on every birthday. How beautiful!

The proud mum also took to social media, sharing a throwback image of the pair.

“Happy 18th Birthday to my sweet girl @avaphillippe ! ?Your kindness, grace, intelligence and humor never cease to amaze me. I love you and your HUGE ❤️ and I feel so lucky that I get to be your mom,” she wrote.