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Renee Oteri Expecting Second Child

07/11/2014 at 03:00 PM ET

Renee Oteri Pregnant Expecting Second Child Craig Sjodin/ABC

And baby makes four!

Less than four months after she reunited with her longtime love, Renee Oteri and her new husband Bracy Maynard are expecting their first child together, she tells PEOPLE exclusively.

The real estate agent, who competed for Juan Pablo Galavis‘s heart on The Bachelor, is just over three months along and due Jan. 19, 2015.

“We’re so excited!” Oteri tells PEOPLE. “Bracy is already paranoid — always checking in and making sure I’m okay. He’s in dad mode.”

And the pregnancy has been smooth sailing so far, adds Oteri, who has not had any morning sickness.
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Courtney Hansen Welcomes Daughter Holland Marysia Walker

07/11/2014 at 11:00 AM ET

Courtney Hansen Welcomes Daughter Holland Marysia Walker Ilya S. Savenok/Getty

Courtney Hansen is ready to start her engines — in motherhood!

The Power Nation host and her boyfriend, RumbaTime owner Jay Hartington, welcomed a daughter on Saturday, July 5, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

After 25 hours of labor, Holland Marysia Walker Hartington was born at 6:19 a.m., weighing 5 lbs., 15 oz.

“Holland is healthy, precious and sure to love cars just like her mom!” her rep tells PEOPLE.

Hansen, who announced in March that she was expecting a baby girl, admits it didn’t take long for the couple to decide on their daughter’s name.
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Gina Glocksen Welcomes Daughter Daenerys Josephine

07/11/2014 at 09:00 AM ET

Gina Glocksen Welcomes Daughter Daenerys Josephine Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic

Gina Glocksen has her own little idol!

The American Idol alum welcomed her first child with husband Joe Ruzicka on Thursday, July 10, PEOPLE confirms.

Born in Chicago, daughter Daenerys Josephine arrived at 7:47 a.m., weighing in at 8 lbs., 4 oz. and is 20.5 inches long. The couple plan to call her Dany.

It’s been a month full of celebration for Glocksen, who now performs with Ballroom with a Twist — her birthday was on July 4, two days after her official due date.

And while the pregnancy announcement came at a special time for the family — as Glocksen’s mother, Nancy Glowacki, was preparing for double bypass surgery — the couple wanted to wait to surprise everyone with baby’s sex.
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Poppy Montgomery Expecting Third Child

07/09/2014 at 06:15 PM ET

Poppy Montgomery Pregnant Expecting Third Child
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Poppy Montgomery‘s popping out — and she’s ready to share why.

The Unforgettable star and husband Shawn Sanford are expecting their second child together – a boy! — this fall, she tells PEOPLE. The actress is already six months pregnant and glad the cat’s finally out the bag.

“I’m so happy. I’m hoping to get all of the privileges now of a real pregnant person,” jokes Montgomery, who broke the news at a taping of ABC’s The View, airing Friday, then revealed the sex on Thursday’s episode of Late Night with David Letterman. “I want to be respected and given lots of royal treatment.”

She also wants to set the record straight. “I haven’t told anyone yet, so people just think I have enormous boobs,” she says. “I was like ‘I wonder if they think I went and got a boob job?’”
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Extra, Extra! Inside Savannah Guthrie’s News-Themed Baby Shower

07/09/2014 at 08:00 AM ET

Forget diaper warmers, baby swings and whatever else might have been on the registry. The baby shower fellow newswomen threw for Today co-anchor Savannah Guthrie on June 30 was all about her favorite thing: books.

With an “Extra! Extra! Read All About It” vintage newspaper theme, the noontime fête celebrated the mom-to-be’s love of reading as some two dozen guests — Today pals including Natalie Morales, Tamron Hall, Jenna Bush Hager, Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford, in addition to Amy Robach, Gayle King, Deborah Roberts and others from competing networks — piled a bookshelf in N.Y.C.’s The Glass Houses party space with their favorite children’s books. Each woman brought one book for Guthrie’s baby with husband Mike Feldman and a second to be donated to the charity Baby Buggy for a child in need.

“A lot of people inscribed the books with notes to the baby that were really cute,” Guthrie, 42, told PEOPLE. “It was really personal. I love that.”

Savannah Guthrie's baby shower The expectant parents with their mothers – Andrew H. Walker/Getty

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Marla Sokoloff’s Blog: Mastering the Art of Letting Go

06/30/2014 at 09:00 AM ET

A warm welcome back to our celebrity blogger Marla Sokoloff!

Since audiences first got to know her at age 12 as Gia on Full House, Sokoloff has had many memorable TV roles — Jody on Party of Five, Lucy on The Practice, Claire onDesperate Housewives — as well as turns on the big screen in Whatever It TakesDude, Where’s My Car? and Sugar & Spice.

Sokoloff, 33, most recently played Dani on ABC Family’s The Fosters

She wed her husband, music composer Alec Puro, in November 2009 and the couple — plus pup Coco Puro — make their home in Los Angeles.

You can find Sokoloff, now mom to 2-year-old daughter Elliotte Anneon Twitter and Instagram.

Marla Sokoloff Blog First trip to Disneyland! – Courtesy Marla Sokoloff

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Catherine Bell’s Blog: Finding the Balance In My Busy Life

06/27/2014 at 07:45 PM ET

Look who’s back – it’s Catherine Bell

Best known for her roles on JAG and Army Wivesthe actress will next star in The Good Witch’s Wonder.

She is mom to son Ronan, 3½, and daughter Gemma, 11.

Bell, 45, can also be found on Facebook Twitter @reallycb and Instagram @therealcatherinebell.

In her latest blog, the actress catches us up on her busy life as a mom to two kids.

Catherine Bell Blog Courtesy Catherine Bell

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