Giada De Laurentiis and Todd Thompson welcome a daughter; introducing Jade Marie

Chef Giada De Laurentiis, 37, and her husband, clothing designer Todd Thompson, 44, have welcomed their first child, a baby girl. Jade Marie De Laurentiis Thompson was delivered by c-section at 4:38 pm on Saturday, March 29th in Los Angeles, CA. She weighed in at 5 lbs, 13 oz and is 20 inches long. Giada says Jade has "blue-gray eyes."

The pregnancy and sex of the baby were announced in November. In December, Giada discussed the surprise pregnancy with Redbook, and by February she said they had tentatively agreed on the name Jade. Giada’s due date had been this coming Thursday, April 3rd.

Source: People; Today

Thanks to CBB readers Kate, Kristen, B, Melanie, Alison, and SY.

Another photo of Jade is below, as well as Today’s video announcement, which has more images.


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