Pretty Liars actress Shay Mitchell revealed in June that she and her friend Mate Babel are expecting. On Sunday, she posted a photo welcoming their new arrival. (Photo: David Livingston, Getty Images)

Congratulations to Shay Mitchell and boyfriend Mate Babel on the birth of their first child!

The new mother announced on Twitter Sunday that she and Babel had met a baby girl, posting a photo of tiny fingers wrapped around themselves. She captioned the sweet photo, "Never letting go …" .

USA TODAY reached out to Mitchell's representatives for more details on the new arrival.

The Pretty Liars star announced in late June that she was expecting by sharing a photo of her pregnant belly on Instagram and a video detailing the trip on YouTube.

"Does this mean that I am allowed to drive the car lane at any time? "- she joked, capturing a maternity shot showing her growing baby.

Mitchell broke the news just five months after revealing she had a miscarriage at five months.

" We all have to deal with it. " with the different struggles and challenges in life, "she writes." The support and love that so many of you show me has lifted me through even the darkest of days, one of which happened last year after spontaneously aborting and losing a child. of my hopes and dreams. "

Power Rangers, diapers and epidurals

From The big reveal actress takes fans during her pregnancy through her YouTube series called "Almost Ready."

She documents her gender reveal party, with the Blue and Pink Power Rangers making it to the final battle.

Spoiler : The Pink Ranger Wins.

Mitchell jokes that she started wearing adult diapers as a result of her pregnancy.

"Honestly, guys, I never knew anyone could pee as much as you, when you're pregnant, "Mitchell told his stylist. "I swear to God, after half an hour, I went to the bathroom probably about 22 times last night to the point where I was like 'wearing diapers.' "

Mitchell and Babel also shared their discussions (sometimes arguments) on whether Mitchell should have an epidural at birth and breastfeed her newborn.

We can only hope that the new mother will continue to share her parental


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