On Tuesday, September 18th, mega-celebrity Jessica Simpson made a very exciting- and shocking- announcement!
At 38-years-old, Jessica Simpson announced that she and husband, Eric Johnson, were expecting a third child on Instagram. By posting an adorable picture of her Maxwell “Maxi” Drew, 6, and her son, Ace Knute, 5. The two siblings were photographed holding two balloons with the caption, “SURPRISE…”
During an interview will Ellen Degeneres, Jessica Simpson shared that she and her husband were done having kids and that she underwent a procedure to keep her from conceiving. However, it appears that Jessica was destined to be a mother of three!
In another picture posted just minutes later, Jessica shared a photo of Maxi and Ace standing in front of several pink balloons! Jessica was pregnant with a baby girl! She captioned the second picture: “This little baby girl will make us a family of five. We couldn’t be happier to announce this precious blessing of life.”
Fans and celebrities alike were thrilled! Several commented on the picture with congratulatory messages! Jessica Alba commented, “Congrats!” Gretchen Rossi commented, “Wow!! How exciting! Congrats love!” Jessica and Eric felt the love with over 345,000 comments!
While fans were thrilled, they were also hoping for a picture of Jessica herself! After all, Jessica Simpson was one of the most successful singers in the early 2000’s!
That’s when Jessica finally gave her fans a glimpse of what they were hoping for! Just two hours after posting about her surprise pregnancy, Jessica posted a picture of herself! The soon-to-be mom-of-three looked radiant in a beautiful bohemian style dress as she cradled her belly.
Fans were thrilled to see her baby bump so soon after her announcement! Jessica hasn’t shared when she and Eric are expecting their newest little girl, but it will likely be in early 2019! Keep the Simpson family in your prayers as they prepare for another precious baby girl!