Giada DeLaurentiis, the celebrity chef and a fixture in the TODAY Show kitchen, gave birth to a baby girl on Saturday in Los Angeles.
Jade Marie De Laurenttis Thompson weighed in at 5 lbs, 13 oz. when she entered the world at 4:38 p.m. ET, five days before her anticipated arrival.
She is the first child for De Laurentiis, 37, and her husband of five years, clothing designer Todd Thompson, 44.