Melissa Rycroft Welcomes Baby Ava Grace!

Posted Wednesday February 16, 2011 9:12 PM GMT

Making for quite the joyous family news, Melissa Rycroft has given birth to a healthy baby daughter!

According to People magazine, the reality TV star and her insurance selling hubby Tye Strickland became parents to Ava Grace on Wednesday afternoon (February 16).

Of their bundle of joy, the couple told People, "Our lives have changed so much in the last two years and today we've been blessed with the best change ever, our beautiful baby girl."

As for the birth details, the report adds that Ava Grace was born in a Dallas, Texas hospital while weighing in at 6 lbs., 13 oz.

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