“Therapeutic prayers to my child woman fairly please. She’s been hit laborious with a nasty ear an infection and [respiratory syncytial virus],” the Olympian, 29, wrote in an Instagram Story on Wednesday, July 28, asking followers to ship well-wishes to her little woman, 21 months.
Sooner or later later, Drew’s situation took a nasty flip. “Child woman replace. She’s now staying with Gramma and Grampa,” the retired gymnast shared in a Thursday, July 29, Instagram Story. “Had among the hardest and most emotional days of my life attempting to maintain each my infants however isolating from Drew. I might simply hear her cry for ‘mama’ and my soul would crush.”
The previous Dancing With the Stars champ and her husband, Andrew East, tied the knot in 2016 and welcomed Drew three years later. In March 2021, the couple introduced that that they had child No. 2 on the way in which. Their child boy, whose title has but to be revealed, arrived earlier this month.
“Andrew and I are so excited to announce the arrival of our little man,” the couple instructed Us Weekly solely in a press release on July 20. “He's completely satisfied and wholesome, and we're obsessive about him!”
Although being away from her firstborn breaks her coronary heart, the Iowa native assured followers that Drew is “being spoiled like loopy” by her grandparents. “[She’s] on the correct drugs now so getting higher, and was really in a position to get some sleep final evening,” Shawn wrote on Thursday “Thanks to your prayers.”
The Flip Facet creator added, “This mamas coronary heart is so pulled. Wish to simply take it away for her and for her to return house ASAP. Miss my child woman and miss my child woman cuddles.”
Shawn and the soccer participant gave their followers the first glimpse of their son on Tuesday, July 27, importing a YouTube vlog documenting their hospital keep. Earlier than the newborn arrived, Andrew stated he felt “so nervous” and “horrible,” clutching his spouse’s hand as she bought able to push.
“A second we’ve been excited to share,” the duo captioned the video. “Meet our good little child boy. We're so in love. Momma and little man are doing rather well and are wholesome and completely satisfied. Drew’s loving her new position as huge sister and is loving her cuddle time along with her little brother day by day. We’re in heaven and are so grateful you gave us this time to be collectively as a household. Extra particulars on the start to return quickly. Keep tuned.”
Earlier than they formally grew to become a household of 4, Shawn already had baby No. 3 on the brain. “I might see myself doing it once more,” she instructed Us solely in March.
Andrew, for his half, joked that he’d fortunately have “20 youngsters” if he might. “I believe it relies on [the sex] of this one,” he stated on the time. “We will see. However given how issues are going with Drew, and the way a lot enjoyable it's, I might like to have extra. I’m within the part proper now.”