Michelle Kwan | said it best: “I’m always full of surprises.”
The former Olympic figure skater has revealed that she has given birth to her first child, a daughter named Kalista Belle Kwan.
“I was so happy and tears of joy flowed down my face as I shared the news,” Michelle wrote in a Instagram post on Wednesday, Jan. 5. “I’ve always wanted to be a mother and, for me, she’s a complete miracle.”
The 41-year-old athlete reflected, “I have a hard time imagining what she might look like but she seems to have been in my life forever. It’s been a challenging journey into motherhood (not to mention a long job) !!!) and I’m glad I never stopped. “
“As the people closest to me know, I’m always full of surprises and tend to keep my personal life private,” Michelle continued. “And, I’ve wanted to share this good news for months but every milestone seems exciting and scary at the same time.”