The on-screen characters invited little girl Bodhi Soleil Reed Somerhalder on Tuesday, July 25, E! News reports.
Bodhi is the main tyke for the couple, who marry in April 2015 after first being spotted together the past July and getting connected with that January.
Somerhalder and Reed declared their dear baby in transit in May with sweet coordinating Instagram posts, highlighting a tranquil snap of The Vampire Diaries alum kissing his better half’s developing stomach.
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“Hello there Little One. I know you, however simply because I feel you. How is it conceivable to love somebody so much as of now?” the Twilight star, 29, inscribed her post.
“All I know without a doubt is it’s the most grounded feeling I’ve ever felt. We’ve been sharing this body for a long while, and we’ve effectively experienced so considerably together,” she included. “We can hardly wait to meet you… Love, your folks.”
Reed as of late secured Fit Pregnancy and Baby, dishing to the magazine about how she and Somerhalder, 38, have been get ready for parenthood — and the “one month of hush” they would take after their first kid’s introduction to the world.
“We’ll take the child’s first month for ourselves,” she stated, posturing for a staggering maternity shoot. “Simply the three of us, no guests, and we’re killing our telephones as well, so there’s no desire for us to impart … You don’t recover those initial 30 days, and we need to be completely present.”
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To the extent keeping their child’s sex (“the best and just genuine shock of your life”) a mystery until conveyance, Reed guaranteed she’d be energized in any case. “A dear companion had a child and I thought, ‘I trust I have a child one day.’ Then another companion had a young lady and I thought, ‘How fun would it be to have a smaller than usual adaptation of yourself?’
Somerhalder opened up to PEOPLE as of late about how nurturing felines has set him up for parenthood. “I’ve figured out how to grin through cleaning unlimited measures of crap and pee,” he said.
“To get up amidst the night to bottle encourage eight little cats that would kick the bucket without you, it gives you a feeling of what it resembles to tend to something that relies upon you for its survival,” included the on-screen character of his obligations as a feline father. “It’s an exceptionally unique thing. It’s an extraordinary apprentice’s course.”