Celebrity Baby Blog / Marla Sokoloff

Marla Sokoloff’s Blog: Mom in Progress

09/23/2015 at 08:00 PM ET

Celebrity blogger Marla Sokoloff is a new mama again!

Since audiences first got to know her at age 12 as Gia on Full House, Sokoloff has had many memorable TV roles — Jody on Party of Five, Lucy on The Practice, Claire on Desperate Housewives — as well as turns on the big screen in Whatever It TakesDude, Where’s My Car? and Sugar & Spice.

Sokoloff, 34, most recently played Dani on ABC Family’s The Fosters and also starred in a two-episode arc on Grey’s Anatomy.

She wed her husband, music composer Alec Puro, in November 2009 and the couple — plus pup Coco Puro — make their home in Los Angeles.

On March 13, they welcomed their second child, Olive Mae, a sibling for 3-year-old daughter Elliotte Anne.

You can find Sokoloff on Twitter and Instagram.

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Courtesy Marla Sokoloff

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Marla Sokoloff’s Blog: Sharing Olive’s (Early!) Birth Story

04/14/2015 at 01:00 PM ET

Celebrity blogger Marla Sokoloff is a new mama again!

Since audiences first got to know her at age 12 as Gia on Full House, Sokoloff has had many memorable TV roles — Jody on Party of Five, Lucy on The Practice, Claire on Desperate Housewives — as well as turns on the big screen in Whatever It TakesDude, Where’s My Car? and Sugar & Spice.

Sokoloff, 34, most recently played Dani on ABC Family’s The Fosters and also starred in a two-episode arc on Grey’s Anatomy.

She wed her husband, music composer Alec Puro, in November 2009 and the couple — plus pup Coco Puro — make their home in Los Angeles.

On March 13, they welcomed their second child, Olive Mae, a sibling for 3-year-old daughter Elliotte Anne.

You can find Sokoloff on Twitter and Instagram.

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Finally leaving the hospital! – Courtesy Puro Family

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Marla Sokoloff Welcomes Daughter Olive Mae

03/17/2015 at 12:30 PM ET

Marla Sokoloff Welcomes Daughter Olive Mae
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Marla Sokoloff is officially loving two little ones: her baby girl is here!

The actress and her husband, composer Alec Puro, welcomed their second child on Friday, March 13, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

Daughter Olive Mae Puro arrived six weeks early in Los Angeles, weighing 4 lbs., 10 oz. and measuring 18 inches long. She joins big sister Elliotte Anne, 3.

“Someone decided to join the world just a wee bit early. She couldn’t wait to meet us,” Sokoloff, 34, tells PEOPLE, adding that Olive will remain in the NICU for the time being. “We are so in love!”

In her November blog, Sokoloff — who announced her pregnancy in October — wondered what her future as a mom of two would look like.

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Inside Haylie Duff’s Chic Baby Shower

03/08/2015 at 10:00 AM ET

Break out the pink confetti: Actress, author and the Real Girls Kitchen host Haylie Duff will soon add mom to her résumé.

On Saturday, Duff’s family and friends, including Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Lauren Conrad, Lacey ChabertKaley Cuoco-Sweeting and Marla Sokoloff, gathered to celebrate the impending arrival of her daughter.

“Haylie was on cloud nine,” a source tells PEOPLE. “She is so excited to be a mom — you could see it all over her face!”

Haylie Duff baby shower
Courtesy Donatienne LA

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Marla Sokoloff’s Blog: Welcome to the Threenage Years

01/30/2015 at 12:00 PM ET

Celebrity blogger Marla Sokoloff is going to be a mama again!

Since audiences first got to know her at age 12 as Gia on Full House, Sokoloff has had many memorable TV roles — Jody on Party of Five, Lucy on The Practice, Claire on Desperate Housewives — as well as turns on the big screen in Whatever It TakesDude, Where’s My Car? and Sugar & Spice.

Sokoloff, 34, most recently played Dani on ABC Family’s The FostersShe will next star in a two-episode arc on Grey’s Anatomy, airing Feb. 26 and March 3 on ABC.

She wed her husband, music composer Alec Puro, in November 2009 and the couple — plus pup Coco Puro — make their home in Los Angeles.

Sokoloff is expecting their second child in April, a sibling for 2½-year-old daughter Elliotte Anne.

You can find Sokoloff on Twitter and Instagram.

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Marla Sokoloff’s Blog: Learning to Love Two

11/24/2014 at 02:00 PM ET

Celebrity blogger Marla Sokoloff is going to be a mama again!

Since audiences first got to know her at age 12 as Gia on Full House, Sokoloff has had many memorable TV roles — Jody on Party of Five, Lucy on The Practice, Claire on Desperate Housewives — as well as turns on the big screen in Whatever It TakesDude, Where’s My Car? and Sugar & Spice.

Sokoloff, 33, most recently played Dani on ABC Family’s The Fosters.

She wed her husband, music composer Alec Puro, in November 2009 and the couple — plus pup Coco Puro — make their home in Los Angeles.

Sokoloff is expecting their second child in April, a sibling for 2½-year-old daughter Elliotte Anne.

You can find Sokoloff on Twitter and Instagram.

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Courtesy Marla Sokoloff

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Marla Sokoloff Expecting Second Child

10/20/2014 at 12:15 PM ET

Marla Sokoloff is on her way to having a full house: she’s pregnant!

The actress is expecting her second child with her husband, musician Alec Puro, in the spring, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

“Alec and I are beyond excited to be adding to our family and can’t wait for Elliotte to be the best big sister ever (no pressure!),” the mom-to-be tells PEOPLE.

Sokoloff, who recently wrapped a guest run on The Fosters, has been considering expanding her family with Puro, the composer for Manhattan Love Story, since the couple’s 2½-year-old daughter’s first birthday.

Marla Sokoloff Pregnant Expecting Second Child
Courtesy Marla Sokoloff

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