Celebrity Parents Yolanda Hadid Calls Daughter Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik's Baby Girl an 'Angel Sent to Us from Above' Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik welcomed their first child in September By Maria Pasquini Maria Pasquini Associate Editor, Human Interest - PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on October 18, 2020 03:15 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Yolanda Hadid is over the moon about becoming a grandmother! On Sunday, the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum, 56, shared a new photo of her grandchild, who is her daughter Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik’s first child. “My heart is expending with so much love and joy for this little baby girl she is an angel sent to us from above.....” Yolanda wrote alongside a sweet snapshot of the newborn grasping her hand. “Thank you Mommy & Daddy for making me a Oma, I love every minute of it 🥰” she added, in a sweet shout-out to the supermodel, 25, and the singer, 27. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. Yolanda Hadid and Gigi Hadid. Yolanda Hadid/Instagram ‘Auntie’ Taylor Swift Gives Gigi Hadid’s Newborn Daughter Adorable Handmade Blanket Malik confirmed last month he and girlfriend Gigi had welcomed their daughter. "Our baby girl is here, healthy & beautiful," he wrote in a Sept. 23 social media post. "To try put into words how I am feeling right now would be an impossible task," he continued. "The love I feel for this tiny human is beyond my understanding. Grateful to know her, proud to call her mine, & thankful for the life we will have together x." Alongside another black-and-white photo, which showed the infant's adorable tiny hand gently wrapped around one of Malik's fingers, Gigi celebrated her bundle of joy's arrival. "Our girl joined us earth-side this weekend and she’s already changed our world. So in love🥺💕," the proud parent captioned the post. Baby Makes 3! Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik's Relationship History, from Vogue Covers to Parenthood In the months leading up to her grandchild's birth, Yolanda couldn't help but share how "blessed" she felt. “Waiting patiently for her angel to be born......” Yolanda captioned one black-and-white photograph which showed her smiling while hugging her daughter's baby bump. Alongside the sweet snap, she also shared a second close-up photo in which both she and younger daughter Bella Hadid, 23, lovingly placed their hands on Gigi's belly. "Of course we are so excited," Yolanda told Dutch outlet RTL Boulevard back in April. "I'm excited to become a Oma in September especially after I lost my mom so recently. But this is the beauty of life: One soul leaves us and a new one comes in," she added. "We feel very blessed."