As for how she plans to celebrate the big 5-0 in October, Ripa doesn't have any solid plans yet — but she has some ideas. "Will I have a party? Probably. Will I eat cake? Probably. I need to put something in effect for that. People are going to want to have a dance party of some variety,” she says.
And when asked if the star had anything on her bucket list for her 50th year, she responds, laughing, "It rhymes with ’bucket’ but starts with a different letter.”