AceShowbiz - Cory Wharton and Taylor Selfridge finally introduced their newborn baby girl to the world. One week after welcoming the bundle of joy, the "Teen Mom OG" stars offered fans and followers a first look at their daughter, and revealed the name they have chosen for her.
On Tuesday, April 28, Cory made use of his Instagram account to offer details about his baby girl. "I want to WELCOME you guys all to Mila Mae Wharton," he announced, adding that the infant weighed 9 pounds 5 ounces at time of her birth on Wednesday, April 22.
Noting that Taylor had to go through 22 hours of labor before they could meet Mila, Cory praised his partner for making him realize "how strong she is and how strong women really are". He added, "I’m now surrounded by all QUEENS. I'm so blessed to be in this position."
Cory additionally expressed his gratitude for being "allowed in the room" to cut the umbilical cord amid the coronavirus pandemic. He went on to share his excitement for his daughter with ex-partner Cheyenne Floyd, Ryder, "to become a big sister and I know she's going to do a great job and she already loves Mila you guys have no idea"
Before assuring fans that he and his family were "all home safe" and that he got a "healthy queen," Cory offered his appreciation for the support. "Lastly I just want to say thank you to EVERYONE who has reached out and sent your positive messages and positive energy and prayed for us." he said. "O and just a side note. I MAKE SOME PRETTY BABIES!!!!"
Taylor herself has also gushed over Mila through her own Instagram post. "Welcome to this crazy world baby girl," she wrote. "I can't even put into words how much I love you. After 9 months of carrying her, 22 hours of labor, 45 minutes of pushing, hearing her cry for the first time and the doctors putting her in my arms was the happiest I've ever been in my entire life."
In her lengthy message, the TV personality praised Corey for giving her an amazing "support system." She additionally sent a message to her baby girl, "Mila, I love you with every inch of my body. I'm emotional writing this because you can't put a feeling like this into words. My best friend forever. my little chunky butt. I get to smother you with kisses for the rest of your life."