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Melody Chiu
May 12, 2015 03:50 PM

Terra Jolé didn’t want anything flashy for her first Mother’s Day with baby Penelope.

“After a scary nine months, this Mother’s Day was even more special, not only because it was my first but because I now have my healthy and beautiful baby girl,” the star of Little Women: Terra’s Little Family tells PEOPLE exclusively.

The new mom and her fiancé Joe Gnoffo “spent the whole day in bed with Starbucks” with their little girl, she adds, which was the perfect low-key celebration she was hoping for.

Terra Jolamp#233; on Mother's Day with Penelope
Courtesy Terra Jole

“Penelope is the best gift I could have ever asked for,” says Jolé. “She’s our angel.”

In an exclusive clip from this week’s episode, Jolé and Gnoffo talk with their doctor about vaccinating their little girl:

To see what decision the couple came to, tune in to Terra’s Little Family Wednesday at 9 p.m. ET on Lifetime.

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