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  • LJ Reyes Gives Birth to Second Baby, Daughter Summer Ayana!

    LJ Reyes is officially a mom of two! Plus, Isabelle Daza's son Baltie and James Yap's daughter Francesca are now part of the Christian world.
    by Rachel Perez .
LJ Reyes Gives Birth to Second Baby, Daughter Summer Ayana!
PHOTO BY @isabelledaza, @lj_reyes, @mimiyque on Instagram
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    LJ Reyes gives birth to second baby, daughter Summer Ayana!

    They've been so excited to welcome the new addition to their family, and it looks like LJ Reyes and Paolo Contis's baby girl was excited to come out, too! Paolo announced on Instagram that LJ had already given birth to their first child together. Their daughter Summer Ayana arrived on Friday, January 4, 2019, at 4:46 p.m. 

    "We’ve waited for you... and now I can’t believe you’re already in our arms!" the new mom of two wrote as a caption for a photo of the newborn's tiny little foot. "Worth every single pain! I love you sooooooo much Summer!!!! Mommy is so crazy about you!!!" she added. 

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    Paolo shared that their daughter had been eager to be born since the last week of December. "Maraming salamat at pinaabot mo ng 2019!" he said. LJ shared with Smartparenting.com.ph that she was diagnosed with a low-lying placenta and had to take extra precautions this time.

    It's been eight years since LJ gave birth to her first child, son Aki, with ex-boyfriend Paulo Avelino. Paolo also has two daughters, Xalene and Xonia, with ex-wife Lian Paz.

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    Congratulations, LJ, Paolo and Kuya Aki!

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    Isabelle Daza's son Baltie baptized in France!

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    Eight months after Isabelle Daza and Adrien Semblat welcomed their first son, Baltie, the adorable little cutie was christened in France where Adrien is from. Based on the Instagram posts, the ceremony happened on December 23, 2018.

    "Baptized my son in France to share milestones with his French family (those whom are not seen in this OOTD photo of mine)," Isabelle shared on Instagram today, January 7. The mom and son ensemble was white with hints of neutral color cream and light gray. 

    Though Isabelle and Adrien did not post a lot of photos from Baltie's baptism, the little boy's aunts and uncles from Adrien's side of the family shared some snaps from the momentous occasion.

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    Welcome to the Christian world, Baltie!

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    James Yap's daughter Francesca is christened!

    On Sunday, January 6, James Yap and Italian partner Michela Cazzola welcomed their second child, Francesca Michelle, to the Christian world. 

    "Welcome to the Christian world my Princess baby Francesca," James wrote as a caption for the little girl's baptism photo. "I love you my adored princess," Michela captioned the same photo when she reposted it on Instagram. The mom of two also thanked the priest who officiated the baptism of their daughter.

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    Big brother Michael James, a.k.a. MJ, was dressed for the occasion in a dapper suit, no less. "My Bugoy is ready for our Bugay’s Christening," James shared on Instagram. 

    The pro basketball player also posted a family photo with her daughter's godparents. "Because of your presence, you made the Baptismal day more meaningful and special. Thank you for being there today, and for the gifts. We truly appreciate and love you," he wrote. 

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    Among Francesca's ninongs ang ninangs were Raymart Santiago, Mimi Que, Francis and Keri Zamora, Rico and Jeck Maierfhofer, Jerry Uy, Jeffrey, and Pritz Yap, and Dondon Monteverde to name a few.

    Welcome to the Christian world, Francesca!

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