U.S. soap star Michelle Stafford has become a mother after welcoming a baby girl via surrogate.
Little Natalia Scout Lee Stafford was born on Monday night (21Dec09).
The actress' representative tells People.com, "She is healthy, gorgeous and amazing - Michelle is out of her mind happy."
The single Young and the Restless actress, 44, turned to surrogacy after three years of failed attempts at artificial insemination and in vitro fertilisation.