Celebrity Dax Shepard Celebrates 12 Years of Sobriety with Sweet Tribute to Wife Kristen Bell By Brandi Fowler Brandi Fowler Instagram Website In addition to her extensive fashion, lifestyle, and beauty coverage for InStyle, Brandi has worked as a writer and editor for E! Online, a fashion and lifestyle writer for Hello! US, an editor/on-camera host for AOL, contributing writer and red carpet correspondent for Variety and Cosmopolitan, and has also served as the Hollywood correspondent for Australia's 9News' TheFIX. Her editorial features can also be found on Vitruvi, MTV News, Madame Noire, Hello Beautiful and more covering fashion, beauty, lifestyle, travel, and entertainment news. Her articles have been syndicated by the likes of Health, Marie Claire, Essence, Shape, Yahoo!, People, and more. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on September 1, 2016 @ 07:15PM Pin Share Tweet Email Photo: Todd Williamson/Getty Dax Shepard is celebrating a major milestone today. The Boss actor, who has been open about his past struggles with addiction, headed to Twitter to pay tribute to his wife Kristen Bell and their children Lincoln, 3, and Delta, 1, as he marked the anniversary of his sobriety. "12 years ago today I came out of my last toxic, life threatening stupor," he tweeted. "I now have a wife & babies & some self-esteem #gratitude #promises." Like Shepard, Bell has also been candid about her husband's recovery, and recently opened up about how it has affected their lives since they tied the knot in 2013. As she shared photos from their wedding for the first time during an interview with CBS Sunday Morning in July, the Bad Moms star said, "[Dax] is a wonderful father." An Emotional Kristen Bell Sings Dax Shepard's Praises and Shares Their Wedding Photos for the First Time "He knows the value of things," she added. "He was an addict for many, many years and he pulled himself out of it ... and he knows how many times he's messed up and how many times he's been really close to losing everything."