Actress Danielle Brooks gushed about the birth of her lovely bouncing baby girl and shared her first pic on social media. The Orange is the New Black star gave birth to her daughter on Saturday.
“11.16.19 ❤️♾❤️ She’s perfect,” Brooks captioned an Instagram post on Monday of her chunky little baby from the back.
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Brooks who plays the role of fan favorite Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson on the Netflix hit show, told her millions of fan earlier this year that a bundle of joy was on the way.
“So elated to finally share this news with you all. I’m happily pregnant!” read her caption accompanying an adorable picture of her holding up a positive Clearblue digital pregnancy test.
Given that this week’s announcement came with the hashtags “#ClearblueConfirmed” and “#clearbluepartner,” it means the business savvy mom is participating in the company’s marketing campaign.
Brooks is notoriously private, but every once in a while she will share photos of her beloved on her social media account.
She previously told PEOPLE, that her emotions were running high “from excitement to nervousness” about her baby’s birth.
“I’m excited to teach her how to be a woman in this world without worrying about judgment and give her the freedom to be the person that she wants to be,” Brooks told PEOPLE. “Then getting to see that person come to life and grow and change their opinions. I’m excited to see this little human!”
To get ready for her new baby she also purchased a her 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom townhouse in New York earlier this year. Saying it was “a joy and such an accomplishment” to make her first real-estate purchase.