After suddenly welcoming son Andrew Nicolas, Mariska Hargitay encountered a problem — she had no baby garments for a boy.
“It was so hilarious. My godson was innate 8 months ago and we gave all of [5-year-old son] August‘s things to them,” she tells PEOPLE with a laugh. “We came home with our baby and almost nothing. Friends are entrance over with onesies.”
As the routine to adopt 6-month-old daughter Amaya took a year, the Law Order: SVU star, 47, and father Peter Hermann figured they’d get a conduct start on a third child, and filed again over the summer.
The integrate — already entirely vetted by their group after their before adoption — were repelled to find their focus selected just days later.
“It was all really quick. It was a week that altered our lives,” Hargitay — whose luminary standing was not suggested in her paperwork — notes. “We’re still in shock. What did we do to get so lucky?”
Now that Andrew, who was innate prematurely, is ensconced in his own burgundy and bullion hothouse — Mom vacated her bureau to make space — “we’re removing all squared divided and settled,” the singer says. “I’m so happy he’s home.”
For some-more on Mariska’s warn adoption and additional photos, collect adult the latest emanate of PEOPLE, on stands Friday.
– Charlotte Triggs
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