Being a parent can be one of the most fascinating yet challenging life-altering events one can go through. For American actress Nikki Reed, being a mother for the first time has so far been a very amazing experience.

Reed and hubby Ian Somerhalder recently welcomed the arrival of their daughter Bodhi Soleil Reed Somerhalder. The two Hollywood celebrities have stated before how they have prepared for parenthood and look forward to enjoying the baby’s first month without visitors, People reported.

Being fully present and attuned to their newborn child’s needs is what Reed, 29, and Somerhalder, 38, really want to do at the moment.

The two stars of “The Vampire Diaries” seem to be sticking to the plan.

Sweet messages of love

Reed and Somerhalder’s sweet social media messages for each other have been closely followed by their legions of followers all over the world. Though hounded by controversies, the celebrity couple has remained unperturbed. Their devotion to each other remains strong.

Somerhalder has been vocal about his happiness with Ree and has often expressed how fortunate he is in having an amazing life partner. The “Twilight” actress, on the other hand, has conveyed how her other half has enriched her life.

Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed became engaged in January 2015 then got married in April 2015. They share common interests like being staunch animal welfare advocates.

They also support each other’s endeavors.

Innovative streak

Reed recently actualized her dream of coming out with an eco-friendly fashion collection. Her social media accounts showcase the sustainable clothing line and clean beauty products she has launched. She has also encouraged people to make a difference and be kind to the planet, beginning with being more conscious of products bought and clothes worn.

Nikki Reed’s handsome hubby has expressed admiration for his wife – her assiduous efforts to research good fabrics for recycling and the organic ingredients that can be used for the clothing line, and her determination to make it all happen. Ian Somerhalder has been conveying his thoughts about his wife and her business venture through social media.

During his wife's birthday, Somerhalder could not help but describe Reed in superlatives. In his Instagram account, he even likened her to a beacon that guides him to the safe shores of home, referring to how she steers him away "from the turbulent and sometimes treacherous waters of life." The post generated over 1.7 million likes. With their new bundle of joy, it will not be surprising to hear Ian Somerhalder expressing how having a child can be the most magical thing in the world.