Comedian and tv persona Rosie O’Donnell simply turned a grandmother for the first time!
On Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, the SMILF star took to Twitter to announce that her daughter, Chelsea O’Donnell, has welcomed her first child with boyfriend Jacob Bourassa, a child lady named Skylar Rose.
“My daughter chels — jake — and skylar rose my first grandchild !!!” Rosie wrote to her 1.09 million followers, captioning a candy snapshot of proud dad and mom holding their new child daughter. She added the hashtags, “#love, #life, #NANA.”
In a follow-up post, the A League of Their Own star additionally shared a pic of herself with little Skylar Rose, writing, “Nana & skylar #bigLOVE.”
As Nicki Swift beforehand reported, the notoriously estranged relationship between Rosie, 56, and Chelsea, 21, has sadly performed out within the press lately. However, the mother-daughter duo fortunately reconciled this previous summer season amid Chelsea’s being pregnant. As a rep for the previous View co-host merely advised Entertainment Tonight in June 2018, “Rosie mentioned, sure, she’s pregnant and so they reconnected.”
Meanwhile, the multi-talent herself advised People journal in October that she and Chelsea, whom she adopted with ex-wife Kelli Carpenter-O’Donnell, have been “on good, communicative phrases now, and all people is pulling for her.” She added, “[I] will certainly be taking part in the entire celebrating occasion.”
In the months main as much as Chelsea’s thrilling child announcement, Rosie lastly confirmed her engagement to officer and Army veteran Elizabeth Rooney this previous October. While opening up about her 33-year-old fiancée to People journal on the time, Rosie admitted that the 23-year age hole between them has led to some confusion amongst her fan base. “Lots of people say, ‘Oh my god, Chelsea seems so nice.’ I’m like, ‘That’s not Chelsea.’ That’s my soon-to-be partner,” she mentioned, including, “It’s somewhat tough.”
Congratulations to the O’Donnell household on their latest little addition!