Monica Brown is going to be a mom … again! The singer/songwriter recently shared that she and husband Shannon Brown, who plays for the Phoenix Suns, are expecting their first baby together this fall. While she hasn’t shared whether they’re expecting a son or a daughter, who could blame her if she’s thinking pink? With three sons between them (Monica’s sons Rodney — aka Rocko — almost 8, and Romelo, 5, and Shannon’s son Shannon Christopher), it might be nice to even up the odds!
As Kim Kardashian is counting down until the arrival of her first baby (with boyfriend Kanye West), she’s spending this Mother’s Day reflecting on the mothers in her life. The mama-to-be took to her website to share her appreciation, writing, “As I’m counting the days until I finally get to be a mother, I’m a bit nervous and anxious but also excited knowing that I learned from the very best.” In addition to recognizing mom Kris Jenner, Kardashian also thanked her grandmother, MJ, and sister, Kourtney Kardashian.
High School Musical star KayCee Stroh is a new mom, just in time for Mother’s Day! According to In Touch Weekly, Stroh and her husband, Ben Higginson, welcomed their first baby on May 8th. The couple have named their new daughter Zetta Lee. “This is kind of crazy,” Stroh shared with In Touch Weekly earlier this year, “but I’ve always loved Z names and double Ts in names. I’ve always thought they were so beautiful.”
Real Housewives of Atlanta may be all about the ladies, but star Phaedra Parks has an all-boys club at home! Us Weekly has revealed that Parks and her husband Apollo Nida, whose fitness DVD became available last month, have welcomed a son. Baby boy arrived May 8th and is the second son for the couple, who are also parents to 2-year-old Ayden.
Fantastic Four alum Ioan Gruffudd is getting his own dynamic duo! The actor and his wife Alice Evans (whose credits include The Vampire Diaries) recently announced that they’re expecting their second baby. When baby arrives (no word yet on when!), he or she will have big sister Ella Betsi Janet (3.5 years) to cook up lots of mischief for mom and dad.
Wonder if David Williams will be reading any of his own books to his new baby? The Britain’s Got Talent judge —who’s also published five children’s books — and his wife, model Lara Stone, welcomed their first baby over the weekend. Although they’ve yet to officially confirm whether they welcomed a boy or a girl, reports say the couple now have a son. While they haven’t shared much in the way of details, Williams has tweeted his thanks for all the well wishes, “So may beautiful messages saying congratulations. Thanks everyone…”
Perception star Rachael Leigh Cook is about to have her worldview changed! The actress and her husband Daniel Gillies (of CW’s The Originals) recently confirmed to Us Weekly that they’re expecting their first baby this fall. Baby-to-be isn’t the only joint project the couple is working on: they co-star in Broken Kingdom, which will premiere on Showtime later this month.
Just a few short months after adopting their first child, The Little Couple stars Dr. Jennifer Arnold and Bill Klein are expanding their family! The couple welcomed their first child — 3-year-old son Will — on March 5th. Now, they’re sharing with People that they’re also adopting a 19-month-old daughter, Zoey, from India. “We’re so delighted that Zoey will be joining our family and that William will have a little sister coming home very soon,” Klein and Arnold shared in a statement.
Amber Rose had her birth experience all planned out. She and Wiz Khalifa were going to welcome their son at their home through a water birth with doulas and midwives. And yet Sebastian, who was born February 21st, had other ideas! Rose and Khalifa learned that Sebastian was breech, and despite her best efforts — mugwort, acupuncture and inversion — Sebastian was having none of it. So instead of her dream birth, Rose found herself undergoing a C-section to welcome baby Sebastian. While adjusting to the new plan was hard, Rose said during a recent interview on The Ricki Lake Show, “I feel like I made the right decision.”
Kanye West sure knows how to get a guessing game started! The musician, who is expecting his first baby with Kim Kardashian, recently tweeted, “June eighteenth.” No explanation of the date was shared, leaving fans speculating: is this the date baby is expected to arrive? A new album might be dropping? A wedding date? All three??? Guess we’ll find out later this summer!