Nicole Richie tweets on baby boy joy
Nicole Richie and Joel Madden welcomed their second child into the world this week, and he’s already become part of the Twitter generation.
Sparrow James Midnight Madden was born early on Wednesday morning, and Nicole shared the news with her fans on her website.
She later posted an update on Twitter about her new baby boy: ‘What a great day to come back on Twitter! Thank you everyone for your well wishes. I love my family!’
But Joel wasn’t about to let Nicole hog the Internet with their news.
‘First day of his life & my son is already a trending topic on twitter. That’s right son, ur just like your old man,’ Joel Tweeted on his own account.
The proud parents also received congratulations on Sparrow’s birth from their celebrity friends via Twitter too.
Pete Wentz – partner of Ashlee Simpson – Tweeted ‘congrats!’ to Nicole, followed by ‘congrats buddy!’ to Joel minutes later.
Sparrow is Nicole and Joel‘s second child. They already have a daughter, Harlow Winter Kate Madden, who was born in January 2008.
‘In the middle of night, the very early hours of September 9, 2009, Sparrow James Midnight Madden was born to Nicole Richie and Joel Madden,’ Nicole posted on her website.
‘He weighs 7 lbs. 14 oz. Nicole, Joel, Harlow and Sparrow are all doing well. Thank you for all of your good wishes.’
Congratulations Nicole! But please let us know how you managed to come up with a name like Sparrow!