Marjorie Barretto was a picture of a doting grandmother as she welcomed her first grandchild.
Dani Barretto and Xavi Panlilio welcomed their baby girl, Camilla Marguerite B. Panlilio or Millie for short, last Friday, September 13, 2019.
The family is overjoyed with the newest addition to their family.
Marjorie posted a touching message on Instagram sharing the good news to her followers. The actress wrote, “I believe in God’s perfect timing. Dearest Millie, you came at a time in our lives when we needed to feel God’s presence the most. Today as my first grandchild was born, I was reminded of God’s amazing love for me and my children.”
“Welcome to the world Camilla Marguerite Panlilio. Our little Millie. You’re not even a day old and yet our hearts are already overflowing with love for you. Proud of you, Dani and Xavi.”
Messages of well-wishes poured in for Marjorie’s family.
Ruffa Gutierrez commented, “Congratulations!”
Cheska Kramer also wrote, “Oh my! Congratulations Dani! The best feeling ever! You’ll never stop falling in love! “
The said post also elicited various reactions from netizens on social media. Here are some:
The first time mother, Dani posted a photo of her child carried by his husband Xavi Panlilio she also wrote a touching message celebrating her child’s birth. Dani wrote, “My heart and soul in one picture. Lord, you’re amazing. Thank you! Hello everyone! meet our Daughter, Camilla Marguerite B. Panlilio. You can call her MILLIE. #MyMillieGirl”
Posting a similar photo of him with their baby on Instagram, Panlilio promised to do his best as a father.
“I barely have a clue on what it takes to be a dad, but I promise to always be there for you, to always make you feel loved and understood, to raise you in an environment filled with love and laughter, to be your best friend, and to be the first man who will love you unconditionally until the very end,” he said.
“I promise to never ever leave your side. Your mother and I will make some mistakes along the way, but we will always find ways to make up for our shortcomings.”
It was last July when Barretto confirmed that she and Panlilio are expecting their first child.
The two got married last April.