Dancing with the Stars Witney Carson reveals her newborn son’s name after welcoming her first child with Carson Astristor
Dance with the Stars pro Witney Carson became a mother for the first time on 3 January.
The 27-year-old shared the first photo of Kevin Leo McAllister after giving birth via C-section, revealing his newborn son’s name on Instagram on Wednesday afternoon.
A healthy baby boy who is touching the hearts of her and husband Carson McIlister, Witney shares the meaning behind the name, giving her the ‘most precious gift.’
Little Leo: Dancing with the Stars pro Witney Carson, 27, revealed her newborn son’s name on Wednesday afternoon after giving birth to her first son with husband Carson McIlister on 3 January.
‘Kevin Leo McAlester. In the name of his grandfather who sent him to us, ‘he wrote.
‘Born on 3 January 2021, 7lbs. 2 oz. 21 ‘tall! My little lion, I can express you more love than words. ‘
‘You are the most precious gift. Your sweet spirit will change my life forever. Welcome to the world Leo, ‘he gushed.
Documenting parts of his labor on social media, the Utah native shared that it was not an easy process.
Giving Birth to an Angel: The Utah native reported that delivery was not easy and she went through an ‘unexpected C-section’ before coming face-to-face with baby Leo; Photo 3 January
Growing Family: Four-year-old Witney and her husband have now added another to their family with the arrival of Leo, whom she named after her grandfather
‘After 24 hours of hard work and unexpected C-sections … we are all healthy and sound. We are very grateful and we are soaking up every moment with our perfect angel boy. Thanks for all the prayers! ‘
On Tuesday she posted a video before and after her pregnancy, as her husband of four years spent her first ’24 hours, ‘with her’ precious, beautiful boy ‘.
‘Everyone tells you how special life is in this world, but you never know what they mean until it happens to you. This is my whole world, ‘she said.
Fellow DWTS Pro Artem Chigvintsev who recently welcomed her first child with Nikki Bella wrote, ‘Congratulations.’
Bliss: McAllister remained a day-long delivery in favor of his wife as the pair appeared in their final moments as a family of two.
Whatever it is: From the comfort of his hospital bed, Witney shares that he has found an epidural to help with pain management
He also received flowers from Derek Hof’s DWTS pro girlfriend Hayley Erbert as he thanked her for his ‘sweet’ gift.
Husband McAllister stayed by his wife’s side throughout the day’s delivery as the pair reappeared in their final moments as a family of two.
In a photo with her husband, she wrote, “I have never loved this man more.” ‘She is a real angel.
From the comfort of his hospital bed, Witney shared that he had received an epidural to help with pain management.
‘The contractions are real hell, but the epidural is heaven …. so I’m doing great,’ he gave Carson a shot, as Carson massaged his hand.
Out of Commission: Longtime pro on the hit ABC show, Carson dropped out of the competition this year after announcing her pregnancy in July; Picture 1 January
She revealed her pregnancy to be new for the first time on July 23 as she posted a photo of her and Kevin along with her ultrasound photos and a pregnancy test.
‘We already love this little bean so much and we can’t wait to start this beautiful chapter in our lives !,’ she shared.
Due to her pregnancy, a longtime DWTS supporter could not participate in the most recent season because she took care of her child’s health.
Witney and Carson were married on January 1, 2016, at a ceremony at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the Salt Lake Temple in Salt Lake City and celebrated their five-year wedding anniversary on Friday.
Lucky in Love: Witney and Carson were married on January 1, 2016 at a ceremony at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the Salt Lake Temple in Salt Lake City and celebrated their five-year wedding anniversary on Friday