Ronda Rousey is a mother!
The athlete, 34, and husband Travis Browne have welcomed their first child collectively, daughter La’akea Makalapuaokalanipō Browne, Rousey confirmed via Instagram on Monday.
Rousey and Browne, who can also be a blended martial artist, bought married in Browne’s native Hawaii in August 2017.
Rousey shared a duo of candy pictures with the tiny new child to her Instagram, with one displaying the infant beneath her white t-shirt with a hand resting towards her chest.
The opposite photograph confirmed the toddler’s hand on high her father’s tattooed arm.
Browne, 39, posted the same two photos to his own Instagram, captioning the gallery with, “Welcome to this world La’akea Makalapuaokalanipō Browne. You’re so extremely liked!” Browne has two kids, Kaleo and Keawe, from a earlier marriage.
Rousey and Browne announced in April that they were expecting, sharing a candy YouTube video to interrupt the being pregnant information.
“Cannot disguise it anymore so it is time to present it off,” Rousey mentioned with fun whereas debuting her child bump alongside her husband within the video, which additionally included candy footage of the couple discovering out about her being pregnant.
In a July 24 Instagram post, Rousey bought candid about her being pregnant journey and her pleasure to satisfy her daughter.
“I can’t wait to satisfy this baby-to see what she’s like, how’s she’s uniquely her, how she’s like me and her dad. I am dying to see the colour of her eyes,” she wrote on the time. “What’s her chortle gunna sound like? When she clears her throat is she gunna do it [the] identical manner me and my mother do?”
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“I want I might say that being pregnant feels superb, that I’ve by no means felt extra highly effective as a girl. However it feels extra like my organs are being crushed by the miracle of life,” the previous UFC star added. “I’ve by no means felt extra exhausted, unmotivated or conscious of gravity. Some days I’ve to put on my facet for hours simply to comfortably breathe. There is not any break, it is a grind, I am simply making an attempt to get via in the future at a time.”
She continued, “This child is gunna be some type of superhero trigger I swear she’s consuming all my muscle mass. Has anybody seen my butt? I can not discover it.”
Rousey mentioned the “looming process of giving beginning is intimating as hell” and mentioned she was “not a lot afraid of the ache of labor as intimidated by the restoration.”
“It is exhausting to not simply disguise and wait it out. Thank God for Mr. Browne,” she added. “Not a day goes by with out him telling me I am lovely, attractive, liked, and appreciated. He holds my stomach to offer me breaks from carrying, provides me bites of all the things he is consuming, then drags me hissing into the daylight after I wanna go full Gollum. He makes me proud to placed on a swimsuit and present the world what I generally need to disguise from myself.”
To her child, she mentioned instantly: “I am already so in love with you, I will do something for you … I am not gunna lie and say even just some months hasn’t been a ache within the ass – however you are price all of it and extra. Eat some muscle mass, dance on my bladder, break up all of the abs and buttholes you’ll want to come safely into this world. Mama cannot wait to satisfy you.”
In January 2019, Rousey cleared up being pregnant rumors after studies claimed she was leaving WWE to start out a household.
“I actually do not know why [anyone] feels [they’re] an authority to talk on plans for my uterus. It is my vagina, my life, hold the speculations to your self. Depart me and my reproductive organs alone,” she advised ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne on the time.