Nick Cannon knows what he’s doing! After seven previous children, pregnant Bre Tiesi has seen the actor’s parenting skills in action ahead of welcoming their first baby together.
“He’s great,” the model, 30, gushed exclusively to Us Weeklyon Tuesday, April 26. “I hear him on the phone [with his kids]. I hear stories. I hear stories about the children, and I know him well. [I’ve been able]to watch him parent. [see] his patience and … his insight and how he explains things. He is a loving, nurturing human being. Very constructive.”
The California native explained how “beautiful” the 41-year-old Drumline star’s bond is with twins MoroccanAnd Monroe, 10, son Golden, 5, daughter Powerful, 16 months, and twins Zion and Zillion, 10 months.
The former Nickelodeon star — who shares his children with Mariah Carey, Brittany Bell and Abby De La Rosa — also welcomed a son named Zen with Alyssa Scott. The 5-month old died December 2021. This was one month after it was reported that Tiesi was expecting baby No. 8.
The expectant star also spoke Us on Tuesday that she has “love and respect” for Cannon’s kids’ moms.
“Our kids are siblings,” Tiesi explained. “However they decide to go moving forward with their dad, that’s their time and their intimate stuff. We’re just here to support and drop off or pick up or whatever they need. But [it’s]All love. We all worry about our situation, and our children. [doing]Do the best we can. If anyone needs something, my door is always open.”
The mom-to-be added that she has had a “rather easy” pregnancy so far, telling Us how “sweet” she finds Cannon’s support as they await their baby boy’s arrival.
“If he is working and out of town, he’ll ask if I need things or just send things,” Tiesi gushed. “But for the most part, I’m very independent. I’m very regimented. … But he has been very sweet to just send things and send flowers.”
The actress said that the All ThatShe often receives donuts from her alum. Tiesi said that she has no food aversions. Us, “I didn’t want to smell meat or eat meat or see meat [at first].”
Tiesi, who is planning for a home birth, revealed she is “most excited” to create a bond with her son. “I feel like you get to live life, when you have a kid, from a different perspective,” she said.
Diana Cooper reports