Christmas colors may be red and green, but Essence Atkins was seeing lots of blue this Christmas! The actress and her husband, Jaime Mendez, welcomed their first baby, a son, on Christmas day. No name for the baby has been announced, although Atkins has taken to Twitter to share the happy news.
Essence Atkins gets plenty of practice playing mom on the set of her show Are We There Yet, and those lessons may prove valuable for real life! The actress and her husband, Jamie Mendez, recently confirmed to People that they’re expecting their first baby. While we don’t know yet whether baby will be a girl or a boy, we do know when to expect him or her to appear: Christmas Day!