Actress Jennifer Garner, daughter rescued from shipping channel while kayaking in Sweden


Actress Jennifer Garner took to Instagram this week to poke fun at herself after she got lost while kayaking in Sweden.

>> Read more trending news 

Garner and her 12-year-old daughter, Violet, took to the waters while vacationing in Stockholm when something went wrong. Garner admitted they ended up in a shipping lane and had to be rescued.

“On a pre-middle-school sneak away with my eldest… Did I get us lost in a kayak? Yes. Did we paddle as hard as we could for 100 hours and end up in a shipping lane? I’m afraid so,” Garner wrote in a post on Instagram on Monday that showed the pair kayaking in silhouette as the sun set behind them.

>> Related: Single mother, actress Jennifer Garner says she "would not have chosen this life"
“Did we have to be rescued? Yup,” she said. Garner also praised her daughter, saying Violet never complained about the unusual adventure.

>> Related: Jennifer Lawrence, Jennifer Garner, Kate Winslet all stayed in this Atlanta estate

The 46-year-old actress has starred in hit film such as “Pearl Harbor” and “Miracles from Heaven.” She has three children with ex-husband, actor Ben Affleck, whom she divorced in 2015.


Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Community

Fall for these festivals in and around South Florida
Fall for these festivals in and around South Florida

Up north, you know it’s fall when the leaves start changing. But in South Florida, the sure tell that autumn’s arrived is an uptick in cool festivals for food, culture, music and more. And the cooler temperatures make it all the more festive to be there. SOUTH BEACH SEAFOOD FESTIVAL, October 16-20, Miami Beach Join celebrity chefs...
Meghan Markle pregnant, expecting first child with Prince Harry
Meghan Markle pregnant, expecting first child with Prince Harry

The Duchess of Sussex – known as Meghan Markle until her May wedding to Britain’s Prince Harry – is pregnant, Kensington Palace announced Monday. “Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019,” Kensington...
Surfing museum gets big, new location in West Palm warehouse district
Surfing museum gets big, new location in West Palm warehouse district

Like a nomadic board rider chasing an endless summer, Palm Beach County’s surfing museum has moved restlessly from break to break over the past 10 years. Starting with pop-up photo exhibits in town halls and education centers, it progressed to a former art gallery in Delray Beach, then to a small storefront in Lake Park. It seemed to survive...
Jenna Bush Hager posts intimate photos from twin Barbara’s private wedding
Jenna Bush Hager posts intimate photos from twin Barbara’s private wedding

  Jenna Bush Hager took to Instagram to post a few photos from her twin sister Barbara’s intimate wedding to Craig Coyne on Oct. 7. >> Read more trending news  The couple tied the knot at the Bush family compound in Kennebunkport, Maine, where a small group of family and friends gathered to celebrate the occasion. Bush Hager posted...
Ariana Grande, Pete Davidson call it quits, reports say wedding is off
Ariana Grande, Pete Davidson call it quits, reports say wedding is off

Pop star Ariana Grande and fiancé Pete Davidson have called it quits, according to news reports. >> Read more trending news  Grande and the “Saturday Night Live” cast member were dating just a short time when they announced their engagement last May. Both TMZ and People magazine are reporting that the singer and Davidson...
More Stories