Soaps.com is pleased to bring news to its readers that The Young and the Restless’s Michelle Stafford (Phyllis Newman) has become a mother this holiday season!

After three years, People Magazine is reporting that Michelle’s dream finally came true with the arrival of baby girl, Natalia Scout Lee Stafford, born Monday December 21 at 11:23 PM!

Michelle’s daughter was delivered by a surrogate, and weighed in at 8 lbs, 3 oz! Michelle’s rep told People that the actress is extremely happy.

Soaps.com offers big congratulations to Michelle, who joins co-stars Thad Luckinbill and Amelia Heinle in welcoming a newborn this holiday season!

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