News, Culture & Society

Skye Wheatley reveals the unusual name she and partner Lachlan Waugh have chosen for their baby son

Former Big Brother star Skye Wheatley gave birth to a baby boy on Christmas Eve.  

And the new mother took to Instagram on Tuesday, Christmas Day, to share some intimate photos from the birth and to announce the tot’s name. 

The 24-year-old wrote in a caption alongside a series of photos: ‘I got the best Christmas present of all time.’

‘I got the best Christmas present of all time’: Skye Wheatley reveals the unusual name she and partner Lachlan Waugh have chosen for their baby son as they take the newborn home

‘Hey lovers! Sorry I’ve been M.I.A just casually pushed a baby out ma cl***er.’

‘Most rewarding, intense, and wonderful experience of my entire life. We couldn’t be more in love. 

‘Everyone meet Forest Van Waugh. 8lb 9oz born on the 24:12:18 at 16:55pm.’

She added: ‘Christmas Eve has always been so special to me and now it’s even more meaningful so blessed and lucky I can’t believe it. Merry Christmas everyone! I got the best Christmas present of all time’. 

Weclome! 'Everyone meet Forest Van Waugh. 8lb 9oz born on the 24:12:18 at 16:55pm' Skye wrote on Instagram

Weclome! ‘Everyone meet Forest Van Waugh. 8lb 9oz born on the 24:12:18 at 16:55pm’ Skye wrote on Instagram

So sweet: In a series of photos, Skye appears overcome with emotion as she and partner Lachlan Waugh cuddle their new son

So sweet: In a series of photos, Skye appears overcome with emotion as she and partner Lachlan Waugh cuddle their new son

In a series of photos, Skye appears overcome with emotion as she and partner Lachlan Waugh cuddle their new son. 

In other photos, Lachlan supports his partner during her labour, the pair embracing in a hospital bed before sharing a cuddle with their son. 

The former reality star breastfeeds her newborn in one photo, looking down at Forest lovingly. 

So in love! Skye is also shown surrounded by family members and beaming as everyone meets little Forest

So in love! Skye is also shown surrounded by family members and beaming as everyone meets little Forest

There for her: In other photos, Lachlan supports his partner during her labour, the pair embracing in a hospital bed before sharing a cuddle with their son

There for her: In other photos, Lachlan supports his partner during her labour, the pair embracing in a hospital bed before sharing a cuddle with their son

Skye is also shown surrounded by family members and beaming as everyone meets little Forest. 

Taking to Instagram Stories, Skye also showed off the bub in a cot, which appears to be at her home. 

She introduces her dogs to the little one, who it appears is already home for Christmas. 

Welcome! Taking to Instagram Stories, Skye also showed off the bub in a cot, which appears to be at her home. She introduces her dogs to the little one, who is already home for Christmas

Welcome! Taking to Instagram Stories, Skye also showed off the bub in a cot, which appears to be at her home. She introduces her dogs to the little one, who is already home for Christmas

Daddy Duty! Lachlan was shown wheeling his son through the hospital 

Daddy Duty! Lachlan was shown wheeling his son through the hospital 

A moving photo showing Skye, who is wearing red nail polish, holding her son’s finger also appears on Instagram stories. 

Skye has been extensively covering the birth of her son on social media. 

The Big Brother Star reality star was taken to hospital on Sunday night after entering labour.

And after promising to vlog her experience, Skye began FaceTiming her make-up artist pal Michael Finch from her hospital bed.   

So sweet: A moving photo showing Skye, who is wearing red nail polish, holding her son's finger also appears on Instagram stories

So sweet: A moving photo showing Skye, who is wearing red nail polish, holding her son’s finger also appears on Instagram stories

Skye revealed earlier on Sunday she’s ‘definitely got to be in labour’ during a video she shared to her Instagram story.

The blonde star posted a series of clips documenting her contractions.     

‘I’ve definitely got to be in labour! So I just called the hospital,’ she explained in a piece-to-camera before adding: ‘LOL I can’t believe I’m on Instagram right now! I’m just really excited!’ 

 Every detail: Skye has been extensively covering the birth of her son on social media

 Every detail: Skye has been extensively covering the birth of her son on social media

 He's here: Shortly later, she shared posts confirming that her son had been born, including a glimpse of the tot being cradled by Lachlan

 He’s here: Shortly later, she shared posts confirming that her son had been born, including a glimpse of the tot being cradled by Lachlan

In the final clip, Skye said she promises to video blog parts of her childbirth, sharing: ‘Alright I’m signing off. I’m going to vlog for you guys but fingers crossed, pray for me that tonight is the night!’ 

Shortly later, she shared posts confirming that her son had been born, including a glimpse of the tot being cradled by Lachlan. 

Skye and Lachlan celebrated their one-year anniversary in October, the same month they revealed their child’s gender as a baby boy.  

New parents! Skye and Lachlan celebrated the birth of their first child in the early hours of Monday morning 

New parents! Skye and Lachlan celebrated the birth of their first child in the early hours of Monday morning 

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk


Comments are closed.