The littlest Legend! John Legend and Chrissy Teigen have revealed the identify and first photograph of their rainbow child.
“She’s right here! Esti Maxine Stephens — the home is bustling and our household couldn’t be happier 💕,” the Cravings All Collectively writer, 37, wrote by way of Instagram on Thursday, January 19, sharing a snap of Luna, 6, and Miles, 4, cuddling the new child. “Daddy sheds nightly tears of pleasure seeing Luna and Miles so full of affection, and I’m studying you continue to want diapers with a c part!? We’re in bliss. Thanks for all of the love and nicely needs – we really feel all of it!”
The Cravings founder gave beginning to the couple’s third baby on Friday, January 13.
“What a blessed day,” the “All of Me” crooner, 44, gushed throughout a personal live performance that night, per social media footage. Legend defined on the time that he hadn’t gotten “plenty of sleep” however “feels energized.”
The Chrissy’s Courtroom alum and the Voice mentor — who share daughter Luna and son Miles — confirmed in August 2022 that they have been anticipating one other child.
“The previous few years have been a blur of feelings to say the least, however pleasure has stuffed our house and hearts once more. 1 billion pictures later (within the leg these days, as u can see!) now we have one other on the best way,” Teigen wrote by way of Instagram on the time, referring to her previous fertility struggles and IVF journey. “Each appointment I’ve stated to myself, ‘okay if it’s wholesome immediately I’ll announce’ however then I breathe a sigh of reduction to listen to a heartbeat and determine I’m simply too nervous nonetheless. I don’t assume I’ll ever stroll out of an appointment with extra pleasure than nerves however thus far, the whole lot is ideal and delightful and I’m feeling hopeful and wonderful. OK phew, it’s been very arduous preserving this in for therefore lengthy!”
The new child is the couple’s rainbow child, who was born practically three years after the previous mannequin suffered a miscarriage with late son Jack.
“It was troublesome, and I used to be hesitant to share it,” the EGOT winner stated throughout an look on BBC Radio 4’s “Desert Island Discs” final August. “I believe Chrissy was actually proper in encouraging us to share it as a result of I believe it actually was highly effective for lots of people. Far more individuals than anyone realizes undergo this.”
Teigen, who didn’t share the baby’s intercourse throughout her being pregnant, beforehand teased the toddler’s identify choice course of.
“Will identify my child with the letter my boobs cease rising at. trying like a g, perhaps h,” the Cravings All Collectively writer jokingly wrote by way of Instagram later that August.
Fellow mannequin Brooklyn Decker then provided a suggestion of her personal. “We nonetheless love ‘Hank,’” she replied on the time.
Teigen and the “Greater Love” artist had opted for musical names for each Luna and Miles, who’re named after Nina Simone and Miles Davis, respectively.
“We named our first daughter Luna Simone Stephens, and each identify we give to our children can have slightly little bit of musical historical past to it,” Legend beforehand instructed E! Information on the purple carpet of the 2018 Billboard Music Awards. “Miles is, in fact, the identical identify as the good Miles Davis. Chrissy actually favored the identify Theodore, so we put all of it collectively and had Miles Theodore Stephens. When he got here out and we frolicked with him for a short while, we have been like, ‘He appears to be like like a Miles.’”