Bringing Up Bates stars Nathan and Esther Bates are now the proud parents of an adorable baby girl! The pair welcomed their first child, a daughter, to the world recently and are spilling all of the details to fans now. Keep reading for the latest Bates family news.
Nathan & Esther Bates announce baby girl’s name
On Mother’s Day 2022, Nathan and Esther took to social media to reveal that they were expecting their first baby. At the time, they shared that the baby was due in October 2022, which is the same month as their one-year wedding anniversary.
In June, just a month after announcing Esther’s pregnancy, the Bringing Up Bates couple shared with fans that their baby is a girl. They also announced her name, Kenna Joy.
Fans have been keeping an eye on Nathan and Esther’s social media pages for an announcement about their baby’s arrival. Kelly Jo Bates was spotted in Arkansas, which is where her son and daughter-in-law live, earlier this week. So, fans thought she might be in town for the baby’s birth.
Newest Bringing Up Bates family member arrives
Now, Kenna Joy has made her debut! Late on Wednesday evening, Nathan and Esther took to social media to share that their baby is here. She was born on October 17.
In their post, the proud Bringing Up Bates parents said, “What a breathtaking feeling to welcome our baby girl, Kenna Joy Bates into the world and our little family! We are SO in love and SO grateful for such a gift from God.”
They shared several sweet photos of their new addition. In the snaps, Kenna is wearing a little white outfit and has a big white bow on her head. The final photo in the carousel is of the brand new family of three.
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Bringing Up Bates friends, family, and fans react
Of course, Nathan and Esther’s social media followers are thrilled to hear the news. They are gushing over the adorable photos and congratulating the Bates family.
It looks like some family members have already had the chance to meet Kenna. Lawson Bates’ wife, Tiffany commented and said, “We loved visiting y’all and coming to meet our sweet little niece.”
Below, you can see a couple of photos of Tiffany and Addee Bates meeting Kenna.
Congratulations to Nathan and Esther on their precious bundle of joy!
So, are you happy to hear this exciting Bates family news? What do you think of Nathan and Esther Bates’ daughter, Kenna Joy’s name? Sound off in the comments section below, and come back to TV Shows Ace for more Bringing Up Bates news.
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