Nicole Richie: From Wild Child to Joel Madden's It Bride!

See how the former reality star transformed into a trendsetting mother of two and Joel Madden's loving wife

  • ALL IN THE FAMILY photo | Joel Madden, Nicole Richie

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Updated: Saturday Dec 11, 2010 | 11:00 AM EST By: Janet Mock

ALL IN THE FAMILY

Nicole Richie has come a long way from her beginnings as a reality TV troublemaker, transforming herself into a gushing mother of two (Harlow, 2½, and Sparrow, 1) – and now Joel Madden's blushing bride. Starting her own family, the newlywed once said, gave her "life a whole new meaning and a whole new purpose."