She finally found the person she really wants to be with.” Gosling recently opened up about his happy family life in an interview with The stars have kept their daughter out of the spotlight since her birth, but a source previously told PEOPLE that Gosling is “madly in love” with Esmeralda, and Mendes is loving her life as a new mom.“She’s never been happier,” the source said of Mendes.the Ontario-born movie star talked holiday festivities with his 1-year-old daughter, Esmeralda Amada Gosling."This will be our first Christmas where [Esmeralda is] sort of taking it all in, so that's exciting," he told the magazine.
Since then, Eva and Ryan have shared a handful of sweet moments, starred in a movie together, and welcomed their two kids, daughters Esmeralda and Amada. And Ryan is certainly private and always has been.” While the actress had said in the past she wasn’t planning to get married or have children, “with Ryan things are different,” a friend told PEOPLE.“She’s very independent, but she’s content with her partner.The last time they appeared on a red carpet together was in 2012, when the two were promoting their film That being said, this couple's devotion to privacy makes their — admittedly few and far between — public motions all the more moving.At the 2017 Golden Globes, the 36-year-old briefly mentioned his partner during his acceptance speech, thanking her for supporting his role in "While I was singing and dancing and playing piano," he said, "My lady was raising our daughter, pregnant with our second and trying to help her brother with his battle with cancer." Gosling then dedicated the award to Juan Carlos Mendes, who died of cancer in 2016.