Lucy Mecklenburgh and Ryan Thomas are expecting a baby in the spring. Former Coronation Street actor and former TOWIE star welcomed son Roman in March 2020
Lucy Mecklenburgh and Ryan Thomas are preparing for their second child together.
The former TOWIE star and actor is already a parent to son Roman, two, and Ryan is also a father to daughter Scarlett, 13, from his previous relationship with soap star Tina O’Brien.
And ahead of their new spring due date, the couple has revealed that they are expecting a daughter.
“Our baby girl is due in late spring – we can’t wait,” said Lucy, 30, excitedly. Hello! Journal.
Lucy said she and Ryan, 37, have a long list of potential names for their new addition but they won’t choose a nickname until after their baby is born.
She said: “With Roman, we named him as soon as we knew we were having a baby boy. I remember we looked at a list and we both pointed to the same name.
Lucy Mecklenburgh / Instagram)
“But this time, we have a list of 15 names. We can just wait to see her,” she laughs. “Nothing in the world beats that moment when you hold your baby for the first time.”
It’s no surprise that Lucy is on the moon to welcome a daughter as a source recently revealed she is hoping for a baby after developing a special bond with her. Scarlett’s stepdaughter.
Insiders tell YES! : “Ryan has a son and a daughter so he doesn’t worry about gender. But Lucy wants a girl to complete the family after being a stepmother to Scarlett.”
In November, Lucy announced her pregnancy by sharing a sweet photo of her sitting next to Roman
When she pulled up her t-shirt to reveal her bump, little Roman imitated her, pulling it up to show off her pregnant belly.
“We start again,” she captioned the adorable photo, tagging 37-year-old Ryan as she shared it with Instagram.
Ryan Thomas / Instagram)
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She also shared a snap of Roman holding an ultrasound of his future sibling as he smiled for the camera.
The reality TV personality has previously talked about how her relationship with Ryna has changed since she became a mother, she told The Sun: “Life is different now – there is more communication but less spontaneity.
“It’s a different dynamic, but it’s also special, if not more so. We became a really good team. But it’s hard [to make time for each other]. I still don’t think we have that perfect balance, but we’re working on it.
“On our first night out after Roman was born, we just sat there and asked, ‘What the hell are we supposed to talk about?’ because we both lived through the lockdown and our whole lives were Romans, we just started talking about him. When we finished, we asked, “What are we?” talk about what now?”
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