Barbie Imperial and Diego Loyzaga showed just how much they loved each other on their first anniversary as a couple, which they celebrated over the weekend.
On their respective Instagram pages, the two gave a glimpse of the sweet surprise they prepared for each other as they marked the milestone in their relationship on Saturday, Dec. 11.”
"One-year anniversary surprise for my baby Dungdung. Hihi. Hope you like what we prepared for you love!" wrote Barbie in her post, which showed photos of the romantic date she arranged with the help of Nice Print Photography at a restaurant bar in Poblacion, Makati.
For his part, Diego shared snaps from the surprise celebration he organized for Barbie at a beach house in Dasol, Pangasinan.
In his caption, the actor penned a lengthy message expressing his love and gratitude to his girlfriend.
"Happy anniversary mahal ko! Daaaaamn one year. Went by fast didn't it? I'm grateful for you. It was this exact spot last year where we met again and things were never the same," he said.
"Thank you for being my motivation and being my sakit sa ulo. For keeping me balanced and anchored. For giving me a million new fun memories and showing me new things. For having my back, thru thick and thin. For making me coffee in the morning and cooking me corned beef at 2 a.m. For loving me for who I am and accepting everything in between. I may not be perfect and still mess up along the way, but I'll try my best everyday. I hope you were surprised and enjoyed the night mahal! Happy anniversary," he added.
Barbie, 23, and Diego, 24, first confirmed their relationship in January.
The two first sparked rumors of a romance in November 2020, when Diego left a comment on Barbie's bikini photo on Instagram.
In the same month, Barbie confirmed that Diego was courting her during a guest appearance on Magandang Buhay.
Recently, the couple starred in the first movie together, Dulo, which they had described as an "anniversary gift" to them following the controversy they had just been embroiled in, which involved social media personality Xian Gaza and sexy actress AJ Raval.