Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty and her husband, Raj Kundra, are expecting their first baby. The actress confirmed the happy news via Twitter, saying, “Tweetos,”YES”an addition 2 r family is r confirmation 2 all queries:)We seek blessings from all in this very beautiful phase of our lives.” This baby will be the first for Shilpa but the second for Raj, who has a daughter from a previous marriage.
Hilary Duff has got her nursery put together; now all she needs is baby boy to arrive! The actress and her husband, NHL player Mike Comrie, are expecting their first baby in March. Duff recently told US Weekly that she’s enjoyed getting the nursery ready for baby boy — complete with magnetic wallpaper! “There are flying pigs and little clouds, and you can write stuff inside the clouds. It’s adorable! It’s really, really cute,” she said.
Without a Trace alumna Roselyn Sanchez is getting ready for the big arrival! The actress and her husband, Eric Winters, are expecting a daughter in January, and to prepare for her impending arrival, they celebrated a baby shower last month. The outdoor shower left them seeing pink … even, People reports, a pink tricycle! Baby girl, who is the first child for the couple, will no doubt need to grow in to that one!
Jim Bob Duggar announced the sad news that he and wife Michelle have miscarried their baby. The couple were expecting their 20th child. According to People, the Duggars had gone to a routine appointment to learn whether they were having another son or daughter when the loss was discovered. Jim Bob made the following announcement on the 19 kids and Counting website, “Michelle is resting comfortably at home with the support of the entire family. We are grateful for all the thoughts and prayers, but ask for privacy during this difficult time.”
Katherine Heigl has babies on the brain! In a recent interview on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, the actress revealed that she and husband Josh Kelley had originally been thinking 6 kids. They’ve since decided to trim that number a bit, to 3-4. Through the course of her interview, that number got lowered again … to 2! Guess we’ll just have to wait and see how many siblings 3-year-old Naleigh ends up with. Regardless of how many more kids the star ends up having, she still has plenty to keep her busy. In addition to parenthood, Heigl also has two movies — One for the Money and The Wedding — in the works for next year.
Yep, good news is really tough to keep to yourself! In keeping with the spill-the-beans theme, Robert Downey Jr. has joined the list of celebs accidentally sharing the sex of their expected babies. Downey’s slip came in an interview with Jay Leno, where the actor revealed he and wife Susan are expecting … a son! Baby boys aren’t exactly new territory for Downey, who’s also dad to 18-year-old Indio with his ex-wife Deborah Falconer.
Sometimes the news is so good you just can’t help but share! ER alumna Linda Cardellini and her boyfriend, Steven Rodriguez, are expecting their first baby next year. The couple weren’t planning to share whether they’re expecting a son or a daughter. But in an interview with Access Hollywood, the star slipped! “We have five different names,” Cardellini said, “we’ll just pick out of a hat when we see her.” Oops! But congrats on the baby girl!
For many moms, eating for two excuses a little extra indulgence. Mama-to-be Beyonce, though, is trying to not go too crazy. In addition to not going crazy with the amount of food she eats, the singer — who is expecting her first child with hubbie Jay-Z — is also not going crazy with her cravings. Internet rumors to the contrary, she hasn’t been craving hot sauce, pickles and ice cream. Just as well she’s keeping her sanity in check — life will get crazy enough once baby arrives!
Brooke Shields recently said that she would love to have another baby, but that her husband, Chris Henchy, wasn’t quiet as keen on the idea. In fact, short of tricking or lying to him, she said, it wasn’t going to happen. But that doesn’t mean that she’s given up on the idea of more kids entirely! In the same interview, Shields mentioned the possibility of adoption. So will 8-year-old Rowan and 5-year-old Grier, the couple’s daughters, be welcoming a sibling any time soon? Sounds like Brooke may have some talking to do to get there!
Jessica Simpson is seeing pink in her future, but her fiance, Eric Johnson, thinks they’re having a son. While each has about an equal chance of being right, the couple aren’t waiting to find out. US Weekly is reporting that Simpson is finding out Monday!