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Sam Champion and husband celebrate wonderful family news just in time for the holidays

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Hannah Hargrave
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Sam Champion and his husband Rubem Robierb looked over the moon as they welcomed a new family member on Friday.

The Good Morning America host shared photos on social media cradling a newborn baby and they were thrilled.

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Sam, 60, captioned the post: "Welcome home Gabriela #Gaby #1stchristmas#andjustlikethat Olivia has a sister."

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Fans rushed to congratulate them but Sam was forced to clarify that the baby wasn't theirs.

When asked if they had become parents, Sam wrote: "Lol. Not yet. We are proud uncles."

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Nevertheless his social media followers bombarded them with well-wishes and said what a blessing the baby was. 

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Sam and Rubem are proud uncles 

Sam and Rubem married in 2012 in an intimate ceremony in their Manhattan apartment. They then had a larger wedding in Miami on New Year's Eve. 

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At the time Sam told People: "I'm looking forward to spending every day of the rest of my life with a guy who just makes me a better person to be around him."

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Sam and Rubem have been married since 2012

They live in a swanky New York City apartment, and Sam often delights fans with a glimpse of their impressive rooftop garden. 

The spacious environment features a sitting area and plenty of flower arrangements and potted plants – which is where the weather presenter loves to get his hands dirty.

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