So, We Have Some News! <3

This is, without a doubt, my favorite post I’ve written to date. I am so excited to share with you all that I and DJ have a baby due in May, and Moose is going to be a big brother.

I’m pregnant! God is so good, and His hand is really evident in the gift of our baby.

I also want to take a minute to say, if seeing pregnancy announcements causes a mix of emotions/is at all painful for you- my heart goes out to you. Gosh, I empathize, and I am praying you will be blessed with your little one in God’s perfect timing. I hope this announcement encourages you from someone who’s been there, even though I know all journeys and struggles look different ❤️.

So, what’s next? Soon, I plan on posting a first trimester recap and just reflecting on everything to this point so far. Also, I’ll be sharing the gender in the next couple posts- if you want, feel free to post your guess below 😊

We have never been more excited, and we love this baby so much already.



59 thoughts on “So, We Have Some News! <3

  1. Oh my goodness Mackenzie!!! I’m so happy for you guys! That is such an amazing blessing. My prediction is that it’s a girl 💕💕 but a boy would be amazing also! Lol so happy for you girly!

  2. Congratulations!! You’re going to be amazing parents! Can’t wait to follow along as you share on here!

  3. Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!! So excited for you! Having a baby is the BEST! Can’t wait to read about your journey & to see that bump!

  4. I am SSOOO excited for you!!! Matt and I are expecting a girl and are due in May too!!! I am so sorry I have not been keeping up with your blog, but I miss and appreciate you so much! You are going to be an incredible mama! Yay for being on this journey together. <3 <3

    1. Oh my gosh – never apologize!!! I never would expect you to keep up around here, but thank you for taking the time to stop in! :), It was so good to catch up and chat this week- I am just beyond excited you all are due at the same time. We will have to chat alll things baby and bounce around product ideas, etc!

      It really means so much you think so about being a good mom <3. YOU will be an amazing momma, and that little one is very blessed to have you and Matt as parents. XOX

  5. Hi, Mackenzie, this makes me so happy for you and DJ! Congratulations!! ♥ I’m going to guess and say boy just for fun 🙂 I can’t wait to see these kinds of updates from you, and I hope you are doing well!

    1. Awww thank you, Stephanie!! <3 That means a lot that you are looking forward to the updates. I hope you are doing well too :) So good to see your name pop up!

  6. How exciting and still another big life event for you since I started following your blog Mackenzie. Congratulations to you and DJ! I know someone who will be happy to be a big brother, but better break it to Moose gently that he is not the baby anymore or his nose will be out of joint. 🙂

    1. Thank you, Linda!! <3 Lol you are so right- We have yet to tell him. We will definitely have to break it to him gently! It's adorable because he'll his head gently on my stomach sometimes- I think he knows his little sibling is in there!

      1. Ah, that is so sweet Mackenzie … I’m sure he does know something’s up and just wait until Moose feels kicks and he’ll really have a reaction then. ❤

  7. Hi Mackenzie !!! Many congratulations to you and DJ on this truly wonderful news that you are expecting a baby for 2022!!! God is good and has granted you the joy of pregnancy and bringing a child into the world . Such a sweet sentiment for those who are having troubles conceiving a baby. But I shouldn’t be surprised that YOU think of others through the happiness you both have today. I am looking forward to the first trimester recap ! I am excited for the gender reveal also. I am going to guess girl ! This baby is going to have such wonderful loving parents as they go through life . Many blessings , Terri xo.

    1. Aw thank you so much, Terri!! God is SO good! We could not be more grateful 🙂 Aw thank you for saying that <3 Thanks for sharing in our excitement with us, friend!!!

  8. Oh wow! This is so exciting! What a blessing! Happy thoughts and prayers as you continue toward that due date! I realize I’m typing in all exclamation points, but I just can’t stop!

      1. I miss you, too!!! Things are good over here in my world! Just working and looking forward to the holidays 🙂 I know things must be good in your world, too!

  9. Ohmygosh this is so exciting!!!! I’m looking forward to all the updates and first trimester report and story of how you found out and how you surprised DJ with the news. I imagine you came up with a special way to surprise him. Congratulations to both of you and Moose!

    1. Hi Jinjer!! Aw thank you so much for sharing in our excitement 😊 I actually just published a first trimester recap that hits on most of that! I don’t expect you to read it because it’s super long, but if you’re ever bored, it’s up 😄 Thanks again, friend!

  10. WHAT?????? I take a bit of a social media break, and I missed THE most exciting news EVER! Congratulations!!!!! Oh my gosh, I am soooooo excited for you! You are going to be the most amazing mom in the entire world.

  11. Oh my gosh Mac eeeeekkkkk!!! I am SO excited for you and DJ! You guys are going to be the BEST parents! Little Baby B is truly the luckiest! And how sweet is that announcement! Ahhh my heart is so happy for you! 2022 is going to wonderful! 🙂
    And also you literally are the most compassionate person I know! Thank you for thinking of others even when you are ecstatic. I am so happy for you and this lil babe! congratulations! <3

  12. i am elated!!!! and gosh i cannot believe how much i’ve missed from you!!!!!
    congratulations to the both of you, you’re gonna be amazing parents!!!!!!! <3

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