After Months of Rumors, ‘Fixer Upper’ Stars Announce Their Family is Growing

January 02, 2018Jan 02, 2018

Last year, rumors circulated that “Fixer Upper” stars Chip and Joanna Gaines were pregnant. At the time, the reality television couple denied the rumors, but did admit that they would be “really excited” to have another child someday.

Well “Fixer Upper” fans, someday came.

On Tuesday evening, January 2nd, the happy couple announced that their family is indeed growing. Joanna is pregnant with their fifth child.

Chip and Joanna currently have four beautiful children: 12-year-old Drake, 11-year-old Ella, 9-year-old Duke, and 7-year-old Emmie Kay.


Chip made the announcement on social media, following their latest episode of the final season of “Fixer Upper.” He began the exciting announcement with a video hint, emphasizing Joanna’s liking of pickles and ice cream—the infamous pregnancy craving.

Watch the video below:

He later followed up with another “hint,” confirming that Joanna is officially pregnant. Their family of 6 will soon be a family of 7!

Chip also shared the first picture of Joanna’s baby bump on Instagram, comparing her baby bump to his “baby bump.”

Congratulations, Chip and Joanna Gaines! Are you excited for the happy couple? Share your thoughts in our Facebook comments.

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