She’s finally here! Jessica Simpson and her fiance Eric Johnson announced the happy arrival of their daughter on Simpson’s website. Maxwell Drew Johnson was born May 1st and weighed 9 pounds, 13 ounces. In sharing the happy news, the couple wrote, “We are so grateful for all of the love, support and prayers we have received. This has been the greatest experience of our lives.”
Melissa Joan Hart was full of birthday surprises this year! On the eve of her 36th birthday, the actress announced via Twitter that she’s expecting her third! Hart and her husband Mark Wilkerson are already parents to two boys, Braydon Hart (4) and Mason Walter (6), and haven’t yet shared whether they’re expecting a daughter or another son. In addition to getting ready for baby, Hart is also anticipating the resumption of her TV show, Melissa & Joey, on May 30th.
It’s looking mighty pink around the Gyllenhaal-Sarsgaard household! Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal and her husband, fellow actor Peter Sarsgaard, welcomed their second child earlier this month. Daughter Gloria Ray — the second daughter for the couple, who are already parents to 5-year-old Ramona — arrived April 19th, a rep for the actress confirmed to People.
Backstreet Boy A.J. McLean has lots of music in his future … of the lullaby variety! The singer and his wife Rochelle DeAnna Karidis, who wed late last year, announced that they’re expecting their first baby. No word yet on when baby is expecting to arrive; hopefully after the Backstreet Boys tour is scheduled to wrap up (in August), so the couple will have plenty of time to prepare!
Taylor Hanson has come a long way since MMM-Bop … now, he’s moving on to mmmmore babies! The singer and his wife Natalie are expecting their fifth baby later this year. In making the happy announcement, Hanson said, “Natalie and I are so anxious to meet our fifth mini-Hanson, as are the four siblings at home who are counting the days to the arrival.” Those four siblings are Ezra (9), Penelope (7), River (5) and Viggo (3). In addition to preparing for the newest addition, Hanson is also in the middle of a world tour with brothers Isaac and Zac.