By peoplestaff225
June 11, 2008 06:00 AM

Former Miss Universe, Alicia Machado, 31, is only days away from giving birth to her first child — a daughter — and has already made the final preparations. Alicia recently decided to leave stressful Mexico City behind and move to a more tranquil environment for the time being. The rationale behind that choice? According to an unidentified source, Alicia — who "is happy and looks more beautiful than ever" — wants to fully enjoy the whole birthing experience. Said the source,

Originally from Venezuela, Alicia has commented in the past that she considers Mexico her second home and has made it clear that her baby girl will be of Mexican nationality.

Source: People en Espanol