LOOK: Phoemela Barranda welcomes baby girl


Phoemela Barranda is “truly thankful” after giving birth to her first child with partner Jason Choachuy.  

The TV host-model on Friday, March 6, shared a photo of businessman/race car driver giving her a kiss in the forehead while she cradles their baby girl named Ilya.

Phoemela, 40, expressed her gratitude to the people behind her successful delivery.

“Thank you for all the prayers & well-wishers ??‍? Delivery went very smoothly, we’re safe & healthy??,” she wrote in an Instagram post. 

“Beyond happy with you by my side @jason_choa ❤️ Most of all thank you Lord for a beautiful, healthy baby ??. I am forever grateful ?,” she added. 

Jason, meanwhile, also shared clips with their newborn daughter via Instagram stories. 

Aside from baby Ilya, Phoemela is mom to 22-year-old daughter Kim Nichole.


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