Padma Lakshmi Debuts Baby Daughter

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Padma Lakshmi has debuted her 3-week-old daughter Krishna.

On Thursday, the Top Chef host, 39, was photographed doting on her little girl on a NYC park bench.

Lakshmi has not identified her daughter's father. first broke news that Lakshmi was expecting last October. The pregnancy was considered "a medical miracle," her rep told Us, because Lakshmi has struggled with endometriosis, a painful uterine condition that can lead to infertility.

Lakshmi told Us she loved being pregnant -- but never had any strange cravings.

"There was about a week-and-a- half when I was really craving a cinnamon donut," she said. "Then I had the cinnamon donut, and it was like, 'Eh.' I mean, it was OK, but that was it. And then it was over."