'MAFS' Couple Anthony D'Amico and Ashley Petta's First Child Born 3 Weeks Early

Sharing the happy news in a statement, the couple announces that their newborn daughter arrived on Saturday morning, January 12.

AceShowbiz - Congratulations are in order for Anthony D'Amico and Ashley Petta. The "Married at First Sight" couple welcomed their first child together, a baby girl named Mila Rose D'Amico, on Saturday morning, January 12 just after 3:30 A.M. local time. They shared the happy news through a statement on Tuesday, January 15 along with a photo of the little bundle of joy.

"Our little peanut Mila Rose made her debut 3 weeks early on 1/12/19 at 3:34am weighing 4 pounds and 14 ounces," the couple said in the statement, gushing over the newborn. "We never knew we could love someone so much! She is perfect in every way. Holding her for the first time was the most, amazing surreal of my life."

Petta added of her husband, "Watching Anthony take care of her makes me love him even more. He's already an amazing daddy. We can't wait to show this sweet little baby girl [sic] the world."

The picture that was shared along with the statement showed Mila Rose sleeping on a fluffy white cloth while being wrapped in a pink floral blanket. A source shared to Us Weekly that the new family of three "is home and enjoying every minute of each other."

Anthony D'Amico and Ashley Petta's newborn baby.

Mila Rose D'Amico is sleeping on a fluffy white cloth.

Petta and D'Amico, who appeared in the fifth season of "Married at First Sight", tied the knot in August 2016. The happy couple announced they were expecting their first child together in August 2018, sharing a picture of them holding a sonogram.

"We're pregnant! I am so excited to finally share this exciting news with everyone," the blonde reality TV star said at the time. "We have always dreamed of having a child and we are so happy to finally be making out dreams come true together. We are over the moon and cannot wait to welcome our child into the world. We can't wait for this next journey in our lives to begin!"

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