Sofia Andres, 21, has finally broken her silence about her previous pregnancy, and now, being a new mother.
On June 21, 2020, Father’s Day, Sofia surprised her followers on Instagram when she announced about her child. Their adorable bundle of joy was named Zoe Natalia.
Baby Zoe was a result of her love with Cebu-based international race car driver, Daniel Miranda, 23.
In an exclusive interview with MJ Felipe for ABS-CBN, June 22, Sofia admitted founding out she was pregnant on February 14, 2019, Valentine’s Day.
“Nasa shoot kasi ako nun, e, parang feeling ko may kakaiba akong nararamdaman.
“So, sabi ko sa road manager ko, ‘Ate, parang buntis ‘ata ako.’
“Parang alam ko na… alam mo yung instincts?
“So, sabi ko sa kanya, ‘Bili ka ng pregnancy test.’
“Medyo kinakabahan ako, nasa shoot pa naman ako nun.
“Bumili pa rin siya. After nun, nag-positive agad.”
Sofia didn’t know how she felt when she found out she was going to be a mother.
“Nagulat din ako sa reaction ko kasi hindi ako naiyak.
“Honestly, sobrang saya ko nga, e.
“I mean, hindi ako natakot, wala yung ganung feeling.
“Hindi ko alam, hindi ko alam kung bakit ganun.”
At this point, the actress couldn’t control her emotion.
“Siguro, it’s really meant na ibinigay siya sa akin ni Lord.
“Ang galing, ‘no, kasi parang hinanda talaga ako Niya dun sa moment na yun na na-realize ko, ‘Ready ako, in a way.’”
Sofia also admitted that her pregnancy was not planned at all. She also shared not feeling happy upon knowing it but not to the point of getting get scared about her career.
“Hindi siya planned, e.
“Pero parang, alam mo yung feeling na, ‘Bakit ganun?’
“Hindi man lang ako… masaya ako, pero hindi yung takot.
“’Hala, ano na mangyayari? Paano na ako? Paano yung trabaho ko?’ Hindi, e.
“Yung ano ko na, ‘Wow, ito na, meron na akong baby!’ Ganun, ganun siya.”
However, all her worries were gone. knowing that her boyfriend will all be responsible for her. Although Daniel also cried and felt scared at first based on his initial reaction. Daniel proved to her that he will be a changed man for their baby.
Sofia went to Australia to continue the pregnancy, and to give birth there.
He left the Philippines on August 5, 2019.
She was traveling alone, and her mother only followed when she was about to give birth.
“The experience nun was very, like, rollercoaster.
“Wala akong mommy, sanay ako na lagi siyang nasa tabi ko.
“Paano ko gagastusin yung pera, kasi hindi ako sanay na ako yung nagha-handle. Kumbaga, magastos kasi ako.
“Pero andiyan si Daniel to teach how to handle these things.
“You know, how to be independent.
“So, ang saya na medyo kinabahan talaga ako kung paano ko…
“First time ko kasing mag-abroad nang mag-isa, tapos pregnant pa.”
When she gave birth, Daniel’s mom was also there and took care of her.
Now, the proud celebrity mom is ready to face the reality of being a mom. Good luck on your motherhood journey Sofia!