Whenever someone gets pregnant, we often call it a blessing or a gift from God–especially if a couple has been trying to have a baby for so long. It is indeed a miracle to be able to conceive, let alone carry to term and give birth to a healthy baby.
And in the past week, several celebrity moms welcome their new blessings into the world! And they took to social media to show how grateful they are for being able to safely deliver their newborns, especially amid the pandemic. (Read: Feast Day Prayer to St. Monica, Patroness of Mothers)
Here are the happy moms!
Desiree Del Valle-Labrusca
On October 4, veteran actress Desiree del Valle took to Instagram to share the happy news–she had given birth to her first child! Her husband, TV personality Boom Labrusca, also shared a photo of his wife and their newborn on his own Instagram saying it was one of, if not the longest hour of his life. The couple shared that the baby’s name is Alexander Sebastian Dunham Labrusca.
Neri Naig, Parokya ni Edgar frontman Chito Miranda’s wife, gave birth to their second son, Manuel Alfonso or “Cash”. Chito announced it on his Instagram by posting a photo of a masked Neri with Cash beside her. Neri announced her pregnancy back in May. Their first son, Alfonso III, was born in 2016. (Read: Solenn Heusaff Shares Tips To Help Moms Deal With Picky Eaters)
Former Myx VJ and TV personality Nikki Gil and husband BJ Albert welcomed their baby girl last week. The couple shared that they named their child Madeleine Elle, and gave her the nickname “Maddie”. “We’re completely smitten! Thank you Lord for our sweet Maddie,” Nikki wrote in her Instagram caption. Maddie is the couple’s second child–their first one a son named Finn whom they welcomed on their second wedding anniversary in 2017.
Congratulations to these strong moms!