MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Retired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a new line of work: Fatherhood.
Earnhardt’s wife, Amy, tweeted Tuesday morning that she gave birth to the couple’s first child, a girl named Isla Rose Earnhardt.
She’s finally here! @DaleJr and I are officially parents to a beautiful baby girl, Isla Rose Earnhardt. It feels like a dream. The best dream ever. 💕
— Amy Earnhardt (@AmyEarnhardt) May 1, 2018
“It feels like a dream,” she wrote. “The best dream ever.”
Earnhardt said during a recent interview with NASCAR.com that he’s ready to be a father.
“I just can’t wait till she gets here, I can’t wait to meet her,” he said.
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