Celebrity Baby Blog / Marla Sokoloff

Marla Sokoloff Jokes 4-Year-Old Daughter Acts Like Her ‘Colleague’: ‘She Calls My Friends By Their First Names’

07/29/2016 at 10:45 AM ET

Marla Sokoloff has two little girls under the age of 5, but one of them — her older daughter, 4-year-old Elliotte Anne — is already getting a head start on growing up.

“[Elliotte] literally thinks she’s a colleague of mine,” the actress, 35, told PEOPLE Wednesday at the Crown Media Summer TCA Event for the Hallmark Channel in Beverly Hills. “She thinks that she is an adult, calls my friends by their first names. She thinks she’s in everything.

“She is in probably one of the most hilarious phases of her life thus far,” adds Sokoloff, who is married to composer Alec Puro and also mom to 16-month-old daughter Olive Mae.

Marla Sokoloff Parenting July 27 2016
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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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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
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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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