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Girls Trip! LisaRaye & Friends Celebrate Bestie’s Birthday in Mexico (PHOTOS)

There’s nothing like a girls getaway to destress from life while strengthening the bonds of friendship. Just ask LisaRaye McCoy, who celebrated childhood friend Regina Jenkins’ 50th birthday with an ultimate girls trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

The birthday beauty herself posted group shots of the girlfriends to Instagram, ready to turn up with drinks in hand!

Celebrating me turning 50 this week!

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McCoy later shared video of herself and Jenkins double-Dutching while waxing poetic over their childhood playground days together.

“Childhood shenanigans My BFF birthday weekend. Happened 1st in 4th grade and now. #LifeRocks #PuertoVallarta #GirlsTrip #Doublehanded #TightenTheRope #DOUBLEDUTCH @reginajjenkins is the bit heat girl and my grammar school jumper & my BFF turning is @cherie_kaye.”

McCoy also shared moments from the trip on Instagram Live, including the crew enjoying massages on the beach. Check out the footage below.

Born and raised in Compton, California, Jessica Bennett began her career as an intern at The Oakland Post, and later, The Source Magazine. She went on to write for respected hip hop publications such as DJ Booth and Hip Hop DX before becoming the Urban Editor of pop culture website, Wetpaint.com. She joined Ebony as the Entertainment Editor August 2017. Bennett has interviewed such names as Vanessa Williams, Spike Lee, Tyra Banks, Forest Whitaker, Magic & Cookie Johnson and several others.