Kerry Washington Says She Feels 'Really Blessed' to Be a Mom

June 11, 2014 AT 2:50 PM
Kerry Washington has made it crystal clear that she likes to keep her personal life private. But in her first interview since welcoming daughter Isabelle Amarachi into the world, the "Scandal" star did dish a bit about her life as a new mommy. The actress, 37, sat down with the Los Angeles Times and answered questions from fans on Twitter about her hit ABC show, but was caught off guard when one user asked, "Now that you're a mom will it be bittersweet to go back to work?"