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This Week’s Baby Beat: April 25th-May 1st

Did you catch all the baby news this week? Check out our weekly wrap-up to make sure you’re up-to-date on who’s expecting, welcoming and naming!

  • Matt Damon and his wife, Luciana, are expecting their fourth baby! The newest Damon will join older siblings Gia Zavala (20 months), Isabella (4 next month) and Alexia (11).
  • Finally! Some good news for America’s sweetheart! Sandra Bullock recently announced that she’s adopting a three-month-old boy, Louis, who was born in New Orleans. Bullock began the adoption process with soon-to-be ex-husband Jesse James, but she plans to see the adoption through as a single parent.
  • Sugar Ray singer and soon-to-be Don’t Forget the Lyrics host Mark McGrath and his fiancé, Carin Kingsland, just landed their biggest roles ever: Dad and Mom! The couple welcomed twins Lydon Edward and Hartley Grace on April 29th.
  • Cyclist Lance Armstrong confirmed via Twitter that he and girlfriend Anna Hansen are expecting their second child together in October. In addition to 10-month-old Maxwell Edward, Armstrong has three additional children — Luke (10) and twins Isabelle and Grace (8) — with his ex-wife, Kristin.
  • A rep for Full House alumna Jodie Sweetin confirmed that the former TV star is expecting her a child with boyfriend Morty Coyle. Sweetin has a two-year-old daughter, Zoie Laurelmae, with ex-husband Cody Herpin.
  • Brad Mates, singer for the country band Emerson Drive, and his wife recently welcomed their first baby. Tyler Robert was born on April 28th.
Mark McGrath Welcomes Twins!

This morning, Sugar Ray frontman Mark McGrath and his fiancé, Carin Kingsland, welcomed their first baby — times two! Twins Lydon Edward (5 pounds, 7 ounces) and Hartley Grace (4 pounds, 8 ounces) were born this morning within minutes of each other. In addition to being a multi-platinum artists, McGrath will be hosting this fall’s Don’t Forget the Lyrics and now can add the title of Dad to his list of credits!

This Week’s Baby Beat: April 4th-11th

Did you catch all the baby news this week? Check out our weekly wrap-up to make sure you’re up-to-date on who’s expecting, welcoming and naming!

  • Juno screenwriter Diablo Cody (aka, Brook Busey) recently confirmed that she and husband Dan are expecting their first. With all the teenage female angst she’s written about, Cody may well be hoping for a boys!
  • Robin Thicke and wife Paula Patton have news to sing about! The couple welcomed Julian Fuego April 6th, a few weeks earlier than his anticipated May delivery.
  • Comics Unleashed host Byron Allen and his wife, Jennifer Lucas, welcomed their second daughter, Olivia Rose, on April 7th. Olivia joins big sister Chloe Ava, 19 months, in ruling the Lucas household.
  • Dawson’s all grown up! Dawson’s Creek alum James Van Der Beek and his girlfriend, Kimberly Brook, are expecting their first baby this fall.
  • Former LA Sparks star Lisa Leslie and her husband, Michael Lockwood, welcomed their second child on April 6th. Michael Joseph Lockwood II (who’ll go by MJ) weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 21.5 inches long. MJ is the first boy in an until-now all-girl family. Big sister Lauren Jolie (2.5 years) will make a great playmate, while Mikaela (15) and Gabrielle (18) — Lockwood’s children from a previous marriage — might come in handy as babysitters.
  • Seriously, Grey’s Anatomy writers might need to write a nanny into the script. Joining an ever-lengthening list of Grey‘s moms, Jessica Capshaw recently announced that she and husband Christopher Gavigan are expecting their second child later this year. The couple are already parents to 2.5-year-old son Luke.
  • Sugar Ray singer Mark McGrath may be singing about how sweet life is. In addition to recently becoming engaged to long-time girlfriend Carin Kingsland, McGrath also learned that he’s going to be a first-time dad! The couple are expecting fraternal twins in May.

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