The Facts of Life Cast Members Reunite for the Show's 35th Anniversary

Thirty-five years after The Facts of Life made its TV debut, the stars are still taking the good and taking the bad – though they admit there’s been a whole lot more of the former.

Facts of Life's Kim Fields and Lisa Whelchel Reunite in New TV Movie: 'It's Like Old Times'

When Lisa Whelchel and Kim Fields landed starring roles on The Facts of Life in 1979, they had no idea that their characters would become ’80s icons – or that they’d become such close friends.

The Facts of Life's Lisa Whelchel Is Queen of the Throwback Selfie

Over the course of nine seasons on The Facts of Life, Lisa Whelchel was an expert at taking the good with the bad.

Now, she’s an expert at taking selfies.

At a recent lunch with Charlotte Rae, who played den mother Mrs. Garrett on the long-running ’80s sitcom, Whelchel shared a touching self-portrait of the two former costars.

You Take the Young, You Take the Old: The Facts of Life Cast, Then and Now

Happy birthday, Kim Fields!

The actress celebrated the big 4-5 on Monday, but we’ll always know her as little Tootie, the pigtailed, roller-skating youngest member of the Facts of Life crew.

Nearly 35 years after The Facts of Life premiered in 1979, PEOPLE presents the Eastland ladies posing with their younger selves. As one of TV’s most memorable theme songs goes, there’s a time you got to go and show you’re growin’.

Kim Fields: Sebastian Is 'Excited' About Being a Big Brother

“The baby does not decrease him in any way. We were clear in that and let him know there’s no difference.”

Kim Fields Welcomes Son Quincy Xavier

Born in Atlanta, Ga. at 10:30 a.m., Quincy weighed in at 8 lbs., 8 oz. and joins big brother Sebastian, 6½.

Kim Fields Expecting Second Son

The Facts of Life star is expecting her second child - a son she plans to name Quincy Xavier, PEOPLE confirms exclusively.

Kim Fields's Wedding a Low-Key Affair

It was a busy summer for former Facts of Life star Kim Fields. After giving birth to a son, Sebastian “Sam” Alexander Morgan, in early May, she tied the knot with her Broadway actor boyfriend, Christopher Morgan, in July.

Fields and Morgan were married July 23 by a longtime friend, Pastor Donnie McClurkin, in his church office. It was a small, private ceremony, with just mom, dad, baby and one other longtime family friend present.

Actress Kim Fields Welcomes a Baby Boy

Former Facts of Life star Kim Fields has welcomed a son, Sebastian Alexander Morgan, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

The boy, who will be called “Sam,” was born Friday at 11:30 a.m. (Fields was in labor for less than two hours.)

He weighed 6 lbs., 4 oz. and was 19” long. Fields – whose pregnancy and delivery were “trouble free, sickness free, very smooth, perfect,” according to her rep – said upon first seeing her son, “Oh, my God. He’s gorgeous.”

Kim 'Tootie' Fields at pre-Oscar bash

Actress Kim Fields, 37, posed while attending a pre-Oscar party last evening. She’s awaiting the arrival of little Sebastian Alexander in May - she recently revealed the sex during an interview on a Houston radio station.