Jeff Gordon is a daddy again! The NASCAR star and his wife Ingrid Vandebosch welcomed their second child this morning. Leo Benjamin was born at 8:53am and weighed seven pounds, two ounces and was 19 inches long.
Gordon announced the good news on his official website, saying “he’s happy and healthy, and Mom is doing great.”
The couple have another child, Ella Sofia, who is three.
British singer Lily Allen is pregnant! She confirmed to PEOPLE that she and her boyfriend of a year, Sam Cooper, are expecting their first child together. The singer, who’s “delighted” about the pregnancy, will debut her new clothing line, Lucy in Disguise, with her sister, Sarah Owen, at the Vintage Goodwood Festival later this month. No word on the baby’s due date.
Comedians Amy Poehler and Will Arnett are parents again! The couple welcomed son Abel James early this morning. He weighed seven pounds, thirteen ounces. The proud big brother is Archie, who was born in October 2008.
A rep for the couple said “Amy, Will, Abel and Archie are all healthy and resting comfortably.”
Singer Josh Turner will have one more thing to pack up the next time he goes on tour–a new baby! Turner and wife Jennifer–parents of Hampton, three, and Colby, one–will be adding a fifth member to their family early nex year.
In fact, Turner was the one who encouraged Jennifer to take a pregnancy test, and even when the first one came up negative, he didn’t buy it.
“So when she took another and told me she’s pregnant, all I could say was, ‘I told you,’” joked the daddy-to-be.
As far as taking their kids on the road?
“We’ll just have to buy a bigger bus,” said Turner.
Dierks and Cassidy Bentley
Country singer Dierks Bently and his wife Cassidy will be getting an extra special gift this holiday season–an addition to their family. The couple announced this week that they’re expecting baby number two in December.
“We’re so excited that our daughter Evie is going to get a baby sister or brother for Christmas,” said the daddy-to-be. Evie, 21 months, is apparently just as enthusiastic.
“She’s pretty obsessed with a baby doll she carries around now … we’ll see how she does with the real thing,” said Bentley.
Actress Amy Adams is the proud mom of a bouncing baby girl! According to PEOPLE, Adams gave birth to daughter Aviana Olea on Saturday in Los Angeles. The proud papa is her fiancé, actor Darren Legallo. Aviana’s Italian name is a nod to her mom’s birthplace and dad’s heritage. She weighed seven pounds, and “Mom and baby are home and doing great.”
The secret is out! And this time, it’s good news for Sandra Bullock.
The actress reveals in the latest issue of PEOPLE that she’s a mom! She’s in the process of adopting a son, a three month-old boy named Louis, who was born in New Orleans.
“He’s just perfect, I can’t even describe him any other way,” said the proud mama.
While Bullock began the adoption process with soon-to-be-ex Jesse James, she plans to adopt as a single parent.
Joanne and Daniel Baldwin
And the Baldwin brood just keeps getting bigger! Daniel Baldwin‘s fifth child–a daughter named Finley Rae Martineau–was born yesterday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. She weighed seven pounds, ten ounces and was 20.5 inches long.
Finley is the second child for Baldwin and wife Joanne, a former fashion model. The couple, who met during Baldwin’s stint in rehab, also have an eighteen month-old daughter, Avis Ann. Baldwin has three older children, Atticus, 13; Alexandra, 18; and Kahlea, 25, from previous relationships.
Professional dancer and Dancing with the Stars alum Ashly DelGrosso Costa has another leading man in her life. She and her hubby, field producer Mike Costa, welcomed son Enoch Daniel on Friday. The proud new mama found time to update her fans on Facebook this weekend, saying that the birth was “all natural” (again!) and that her newest bundle of joy weighed seven pounds and was 19.5 inches long. The couple also have a son, Ammon Michael, who is two.