Jeannie Mai is a mother! The Actual cohost introduced on Tuesday, January 11, that she gave delivery to her and husband Jeezy’s first youngster collectively, his fouth.
“I requested God for a lifetime of love and happiness. He despatched me my household,” she gushed via Instagram alongside a snap of her new child’s blanket. “Child Jenkins is right here .”
The California native, 42, started attempting to start out a household with the rapper, 44, forward of their March 2021 wedding in Georgia. After struggling a being pregnant loss, Mai thought-about in vitro fertilization however ended up conceiving naturally.
“It was probably the most lovely signal that something’s potential, that you just’re not in management and God has a plan,” the Dancing With the Stars alum informed Girls’s Well being in September 2021 whereas saying her being pregnant information. “Being a mother is palms down the toughest position in your complete world. Now that we’re bringing one other Jenkins into the image, I do not know what to anticipate.”
Mai famous on the time that she “by no means wished kids,” explaining, “Once I say by no means, I’m speaking a hard-stop by no means. … Falling in love with Jeezy made me see life in a different way for myself. Our love is sincere, pure and secure — one thing I hadn’t felt as a toddler.”
The How Do I Look? alum went on to indicate her child bump through Instagram on the time, writing, “When the center sees what has been invisible to the attention. I've by no means been this grateful to really feel so alive. Right here come the Jenkins.”
Earlier than her due date, the stylist additionally gave her discuss present cohosts a glimpse at her progress in September 2021 whereas rocking a pink go well with.
“I can undoubtedly say that our Actual fam is rising, and it’s been actually arduous to maintain all of those secrets and techniques from you guys as a result of we’ve had a lot to disclose right here on the present, together with the truth that I'm pregnant,” the then-expectant star gushed in entrance of the viewers. “It feels surreal as a result of this is identical residence that I stated so many defiant issues. You understand, I used to be like, ‘I do know precisely what I need. I do know precisely what sort of lady I wish to be,’ and I all the time stated I’d by no means be a mother. There’s so many causes now which can be coming to fruition as to why I might have stated that then, however I do know that you just by no means say by no means, and that love can actually change you and I’m so grateful to be on a present that’s actually helped me to develop and to evolve and to see myself in a different way that I might have ever imagined seeing myself.”
Previous to sparking her romance with Jeezy in 2018, Mai was married to Freddy Harteis from 2007 to 2017. As for the South Carolina native, he's the daddy of three kids from earlier relationships.