It’s blue news for singer Elton John! John and David Furnish recently announced the arrival of their second son, Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John, who was born via surrogate on January 11th. The couple shared the happy news with HELLO!, saying, “Both of s have longed to have children, but the reality that we now have two sons is almost unbelievable. The birth of our second son completes our family in a most precious and perfect way. It is difficult to fully express how we are feeling at this time; we are just overwhelmed with happiness and excitement.” Elijah’s big brother is 2-year-old Zachary Jackon Levon.
There’s baby news for songwriter Kara DioGuardi! The former American Idol judge is expecting her first baby with husband Mike McCuddy. According to People, the couple expect son Greyson James Carroll McCuddy to arrive in a few weeks via gestational surrogate. Wonder if DioGuardi has lullabies on the brain?
This spring is looking mighty rosy for Nick and JoAnna Garcia Swisher! That’s right, the couple are expecting a daughter! Baby girl is expected to arrive this May. Swisher is getting ready to start a new season with the Cleveland Indians, while Garcia Swisher’s show Animal Practice ended last year.
Olympian gold medalist Shannon Miller believes in miracles! The former gymnast and her husband John Falconetti recently announced that they’re expecting their second baby, one they’ve called their miracle baby. In 2011, the couple had hoped to give their son Rocco (now 3) a brother or sister, but Miller learned that she had ovarian cancer. After surgery to remove her left ovary, Miller underwent nine weeks of chemotherapy. “Our baby plans were put on hold indefinitely,” Miller shared in a statement through her Shannon Miller Lifestyle. Indefinitely didn’t turn out to be never, though, as the couple are expecting their second baby this summer!
Baby #3 has arrived for Jennie Finch! The Olympic gold medalist and her husband Casey Daigle welcomed their third baby — and first daughter — on January 12th. Paisley Faye Daigle weighed 8 pounds and 1 ounce, and Finch took to Twitter to share the happy news, “We are so thrilled to announce the birth of our sweet baby girl! Paisley Fay Daigle, weighing in at 8lbs 1oz Beyond Blessed!” Paisley has two big brothers to look up to: Diesel Dean (18 months) and Ace Shane (6.5).
Poppy Montgomery has another unforgettable moment in her future! The actress and her boyfriend Shawn Sanford are expecting their first child together. According to People, the baby is due this spring. This baby will be the second for Montgomery, who’s also mom to 5-year-old Jackson. Montgomery’s show Unforgettable returns to CBS this summer.
Just last November, True Blood actress Evan Rachel Wood was shooting down pregnancy rumors. Turns out, Wood was wrong! The actress took to Twitter to announce the happy news that she and husband Jamie Bell are, in fact, expecting! “Remember when i said, ‘No baby on the way here,’” she shared, “Well, I didnt know there actually was!” The couple haven’t shared when this, their first baby, is expecting to make his or her appearance.
Congratulations may be in order for British singer Lily Allen! People is reporting that Allen and her husband Sam Cooper have welcomed their second baby. If reports are true, Marnie Rose Cooper arrived January 8th. Marnie is the second daughter for the couple, who are also parents to 13-month-old Ethel Mary.
It’s another girl for Rosie O’Donnell! The comedienne and TV personality and her wife Michelle Rounds have adopted their first baby together. Daughter Dakota was born January 5th. Dakota is the first child for Rounds and the 5th for O’Donnell, who is also mom to Vivienne (10), Blake (13), Chelsea (15) and Parker (15) with her ex Kelli Carpenter.
Lost Girl star Anna Silk is expanding her family! The actress and her husband Seth Cooperman recently shared that they’re expecting their first baby — a boy due in May. According to US Weekly, the couple already have a name for their son picked out, but they’re keeping it under wraps for now, opting to call him “Ninja” (for his ultrasound acrobatics!) for now.