The American actress and producer, Busy Philipps’s daughter, Birdie Leigh Silverstein, was born on August 13, 2008. The eldest daughter of Marc Silverstein and Busy has the famous actress Lizzy Caplan as her godmother. Busy Philipps’ daughter, Birdie was 9.7 pounds 22 inches at her birth in 2013.
Elizabeth “Busy” Philips dated Colin Hanks in the 1990s when she was in college. However, the high school sweethearts parted their ways after various disagreements, and Philipps walked down the aisle with the screenwriter Marc Silverstein in 2007. The couple shares two adorable daughters- Birdie Leigh Silverstein and Cricket Pearl Silverstein.
Sibling’s Love; Birdie Leigh and Cricket Pearl Silverstein
The young daughter of Busy and Philipps, Birdie Leigh has a younger sibling named Cricket Pearl Silverstein. The siblings share a strong and intense bond and are together in every step of their life. The youngest daughter and Birdie’s younger sister, Cricket Pearl was born on July 2, 2013.
Busy Philipps and Marc Silverstein are the proud parents of the daughter, Birdie Leigh and her young baby sister, Cricket Pearl. Young and adorable, Birdie is often spotted on vacations in various destinations including Charleston, South Carolina with her family. Likewise, the siblings attend the same school and are inseparable.
Father Marc couldn’t understand Parenting
According to Busy Philipps, Marc let her down after the birth of their first child, Birdie. Father of two young kids, Silverstein did not act like a good father after the birth of their daughter, Birdie Leigh. Moreover, things got worse when the pair decided to have their second child. The busy mother, Philipps struggled with the addition of new members in the family with very little support of her husband.
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Marriage and raising two kids single-handedly was hard for Busy. However, the strong and determined mother, Busy Phillips was successful in juggling her professional life and raising Birdie and her younger sister, Cricket Pearl Silverstein.
Happy 10th Birthday to my little Bird! Honestly, I do not understand the passage of time anymore.?♀️❤? pic.twitter.com/KrkhZ6cWGD
— Busy Philipps (@BusyPhilipps) August 13, 2018
The first daughter of Busy and Marc, Birdie couldn’t comprehend what being a dad actually entailed and felt that her father didn’t even try. Father Marc was often confronted about his absence regarding child care, and after a lot of serious discussions and counseling, Silverstein is in progress to be a great father.
Birdie Leigh Silverstein: Name Meaning
Mother “Busy” as short for Elizabeth, grew up with a nickname and when Busy and Marc started to have their babies, the pair decided to name the children the thing that they wanted to call them. The soulmates agreed on the name, Birdie, and believed that the unique name distinguished their daughter. Furthermore, Birdie’s younger sister is Cricket. Both the adorable kids are named after animals.