Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk’s second child threw them for a loop when he arrived — and made them second guess his moniker.
The Bachelor Nation couple shared their new child’s title by way of social media on Tuesday, July 25.
“We welcomed our 2nd son on my thirty second birthday – July 23, 2023 🤍 Max Asa Gottschalk weighed 8 kilos and 1 ounce, 20 in lengthy & was born at 8:10 am,” Gates penned by way of Instagram alongside a collection of images and movies of her new child. “My prayer for my sons have been that they’ve an unbreakable bond & every having their very own separate God Given items to offer to the world. If the previous few days are any indication of what the long run holds, then my prayers have already been answered 🤍 (not pictured is Boaz getting his sniffs in! 🐕).”
The reveal got here simply days after the pair welcomed the infant by way of C-section on Sunday, July 23. Earlier than Gates, 32, was discharged from the hospital on Tuesday, July 25, she hinted at her child’s moniker by way of her Instagram Story.
“Adam and I are nonetheless debating names,” she confessed on Monday, July 24, explaining, “We have been so set on this specific title & then … We noticed the child & it simply didn’t match!!”
Gates — who additionally shares 18-month-old son Gates Zev with Gottschalk, 32 — informed her followers that the pair have been “up late tonight going backwards and forwards on a reputation we expect works higher.”
The previous Bachelor contestant reiterated, “It’s arduous when you’ve the title set on one thing specific & it simply doesn’t match the child!”
The couple, who fell in love on season 4 of Bachelor in Paradise in 2017, have been, nonetheless, “on the identical web page,” in accordance with Gates. “Probably not a debate of the names between us — simply ensuring we’re going by means of all the choices,” she teased.
Gottschalk and Gates, who tied the knot in April 2021, introduced in January that their second little one was on the best way. “Child #2 due in July! Any tips about two beneath 2? 👶🏼👶🏼 Pray for us! … particularly Adam 🤣🤣,” the twosome wrote by way of Instagram on the time.
The next month, the household of three escaped to Mexico for a trip to have a good time the large information. In June, Gates and Gottschalk left their eldest little one at dwelling and jetted off to Italy for a babymoon.
“10/10 would suggest!” Gates wrote by way of Instagram on the time alongside a collection of snaps from their romantic journey. “We went to Rome, Florence, & resulted in Lake Como 🤍 Generally I neglect I’m even pregnant as a result of the time is flying by so quick! 🤰🏻💕 grateful to have these reminiscences with Adam!”
The pair formally expanded their brood on Sunday when their second child was born in Texas. (The infant shares a birthday with Gates, who rang in her thirty second yr on the hospital.)
“Simply completed watching my first C-section. Actually not as dangerous as I believed it will be,” Gottschalk wrote by way of his Instagram Story, sharing a photograph of the child’s footprints. “Mother & child are doing VERY good.”