The previous ‘Bachelor’ star revealed on Dec. 19 that he and his spouse are going to have one other baby in a joyous finish to what has been a roller-coaster yr.
Arie Luyendyk Jr., 39, and his spouse Lauren, 29, are ending 2020 on a excessive. On Dec. 19, the previous Bachelor stars revealed on Instagram that they’re going to grow to be mother and father for the second time. The joyful information is particularly bittersweet, coming roughly seven months after they revealed that they privately suffered a miscarriage.
Arie, who just lately recovered from a bout of COVID-19, posted a few candy images of their rising household on Instagram as he shared the information together with his almost 700,000 followers. The pictures, which you’ll see HERE, embody certainly one of their 18-month-old daughter Alessi holding an indication saying, “Huge Sister July 2021.” In one other photograph the little lady snuggles with Lauren as dad, Arie, proudly holds the signal. “After which 2020 utterly redeemed itself!” he captioned the put up.
Over on Lauren’s web page she shared a video of the three of them within the desert. Within the clip, whereas she cradles her rising bump, Alessi rocks a “huge sister” T-shirt.
“It’s exhausting to know what to say proper now,” she captioned the Instagram put up. “I’ve been crying on and off for the previous 3 months…proper now could be no completely different. So grateful.” In addition they shared the information of their “rainbow child” on their YouTube channel.
The joyful information comes almost seven months after they broke their miscarriage heartbreak to their YouTube followers on Might 30. “We had been planning to share our journey by means of being pregnant with you, however sadly we didn’t get the pleased story we had hoped for,” the couple mentioned within the description of the 27-minute-long video.
Fortunately, the information is a lot better this time round. A few of the couple’s well-known followers and associates took to their Instagram pages to congratulate them. “No means. Awee [sic] congrats,” Audrey Roloff of Big People, Little World fame wrote within the remark part of Lauren’s put up, including a crying and coronary heart emoji. The Bachelor host Chris Harrison commented on Arie’s Instagram put up, writing merely, “Congratulations and God bless.”
Arie and Lauren married in 2019 after assembly on The Bachelor two years earlier. Their second child is due in July 2021.