Oprah Winfrey got Mindy Kaling's baby daughter the best present ever

  • Oprah Winfrey got Mindy Kaling's baby daughter the best present ever

Oprah Winfrey got Mindy Kaling's baby daughter the best present ever

However, Mindy also revealed that all gifts paled in comparison to the present her Wrinkle in Time co-star Oprah sent, which was an ornate wooden bookcase in the shape of a castle, packed with children's literature and each book inscribed with "Katherine's Book Club". It's amusing because I didn't know when you have a baby that you're gonna be up every three hours. I'm up in the middle of the night with her, and then afterwards, it's hard to go back to sleep, so I'll just return emails [to family] and things like that, and say, 'Thank you so much. "She said, 'Oprah's assistant contacted me, she'd like to drop off a present.' I'm thinking, that's so nice, like, [it's] probably flowers. You're like a weird pervert'".

"I was not a kid person at all".

Rather than pick something extravagant for her answer, Mindy - who welcomed her first child, a daughter named Katherine, into the world in December - decided on an answer that was closer to present day. Let them do whatever they want! "Thank you, '" she said. Friends like Colbert, who send her really nice, antiquated infant gowns as a baby shower present.

When she's unable to go back to bed, Mindy typically spends her time responding to family members who have got in touch to congratulate her on the birth of her little girl.

"It straight-up sucks compared to what Oprah gave me". "I heard Oprah was going to do it, so we did this instead".