'When you're unhappy in your marriage, your children are the ones who suffer. As a musician you're with your posse all the time, and during the movie I removed myself from mine.
That's the last thing I wanted for my son.''We were great the first year after Max was born.
The "Beautiful" singer and her man were spotted holding hands and wrapping their arms around each other as they posed for photos at the Fifth Annual Baby2Baby Gala.
Christina opted for a black jumpsuit with a plunging neckline while Matthew wore a classic suit and tie with comfy sneakers.
PHOTOS: Christina's son Max through the years 3.
Proud mom Jennifer Garner was also on-hand to accept an award from her friend and former co-star Matthew Mc Conaughey.As for Christina and Matthew, the couple has been engaged since February 2014.And for those hoping for some wedding news, you may just have to stay patient."I want to plan it and cherish the moment, while not feeling rushed.Once inside, the pop superstar would mingle with guests including Baby2Baby co-presidents Kelly Sawyer Patricof and Norah Weinstein.While the private couple tries to shy away from cameras and social media, the famous pair was more than happy to raise awareness for Baby2Baby while having a fun date night.
New pictures have emerged showing that the pair did indeed grow close during filming, and that Matt, who worked as a set assistant, was glued to her side. I'm taking it slow and trying to be happy.' But despite insisting they are taking things slowly, she added: 'There's a love there, yes.