Maria Menounos and her new household of three are higher collectively.
The TV host and husband Keven Undergaro shared that they welcomed their first baby collectively, a child lady named Athena Alexandra, by way of surrogate on June 23.
“It was probably the most particular second of my life,” Maria instructed Us Weekly July 19. “The physician actually grabbed her and hiked her onto me. I sat together with her on my chest, and Keven and I saved taking a look at one another like, ‘Oh, my God.’ It was simply pure pleasure.”
Their candy information comes 5 months after the couple—who tied the knot in 2017—introduced they had been expecting their first child together by way of surrogate.
“We’re so grateful to everybody who helped make this stunning blessing occur,” the Higher Collectively writer instructed E! Information in a Feb. 7 assertion. “I’m so excited to be a mother and Keven is so excited to be a dad! And my dad is over the moon to be a papou.”
On the time, Maria additionally gave a nod to her late mother, Litsa Menounos, who handed away in Might 2021 after a battle with mind most cancers.