Welcome to the family! Miley Cyrus‘ brother Braison Cyrus and his wife Stella mcbrideThe first child arrived on Tuesday, June 8.
Braison announced the news via Instagram three days later along with the first glimpse of your little one. “Bear Chance Cyrus was born on June 8, 2021 at 10:05 pm He weighs 9 pounds and 22 inches of pure joy,” he wrote on Friday June 11. “God poured out all his mercy, tenderness, beauty and strength on Bear and @stellamcyrus during her herculean feat of giving birth. I feel so blessed that he and his mother are healthy and they couldn’t be more in awe of his strength and bravery. “
He continued: “I am beyond grateful to the hospital staff and to our friends and family who provide us with encouragement and support. God is very good. Hallelujah “.
The couple shared their pregnancy news in December 2020 with a Christmas-themed reveal. “Extremely blessed and grateful to say that @stellamcyrus and I are expecting our first child,” the 27-year-old actor captioned an Instagram photo of him and the visual merchant in front of a tree decorated with ultrasound photos. “This is our son and he will be born in June. I love this little friend so much. “
Miley, 28, commented on her congratulations at the time, calling herself “Aunt Swinkle.”
In a post of his own, McBride talked about how his “difficult year” brought him “the greatest gift of [her] life. “She gushed,” I can’t wait to meet our baby this summer and see him spread light and happiness to those around him. You are going to be the greatest father ever. “
The couple, who tied the knot in November 2019 in Tennessee, celebrated the “midpoint” of the O’More College of Design graduate’s pregnancy the following month. “That’s wild,” she wrote via Instagram, noting that she would no longer wear “non-maternity leggings.”
The then-pregnant star continued to document the progress of her budding belly, from swimsuit photos to baby shower photos.
Braison wished McBride a happy Mother’s Day in May, two months after talking about how “proud” he was of her for having her baby.
“Watching this little life grow inside @stellamcyrus is amazing,” she wrote via Instagram in March. “I love you so much and you are so beautiful. Seeing your face with your pregnant glow makes starting every day so much easier. “
The “Glass Between Us” singer proposed to McBride in November 2018 after less than a year of dating. “She said yes,” Braison told her Instagram followers at the time. “My life has changed in many amazing ways this year, but the most amazing has been meeting you and falling in love with you. I love you with all my heart and can’t wait to marry you @stylesofstella. “
While celebrating his first wedding anniversary in November 2020, the Tennessee native wrote that he was “looking forward to eternity” with his girlfriend.
Braison said: “A year ago I swore to you that I would walk hand in hand with you all this life. Yesterday was the anniversary of that vow I made to @stellamcyrus, the love of my life, my best friend and my favorite person in the whole world. The promise I made to you and to the God above will never be broken. Whatever happens, I will never let go of your hand. I love you very much.”