Just in time for Mother’s Day, Jennifer Nettles is finally sharing with the world what she already knows: her 5-month-old son is a blue-eyed joy!
And the Sugarland singer has revealed the first picture of her newborn. “So much love and joy on my first Mother’s Day! A very Happy Mother’s Day to all the Mamas,” she Tweeted Sunday, with a longer note to follow on her website.
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“I’m so excited!” she tells PEOPLE. “He’s super, super sweet. We made a deal before he was born. I said, ‘Look, you can cook as long as you want, as long as you come out and latch like it’s your job and have a sweet demeanor.’ He kept his part of the bargain!”
As for Nettles’ plans for her first Mother’s Day, the singer says, “We’re going to have a Mother’s Day brunch. It’s a good time around naps! We’ll do a nice brunch and just relax.”
For another photo of Jennifer and Magnus and more on her life as a new mom, pick up a copy of this week’s PEOPLE, on newsstands Friday.
– Kevin O’Donnell