Dancing With the Stars News: Witney Carson Gifts Her Baby Boy With a Special Name
Dancing With the Stars news reveals that pro dancer Witney Carson had to miss the just-ended Season 29 of the popular ABC dance competition, but for a very good reason—she was pregnant with her first child! Last week Witney shared the happy news that her healthy baby boy had been born but at the time he was still waiting for a name.
Witney has now bestowed a special moniker on her little one and we have the touching story of how her son got his name for you right here.
Dancing With the Stars News: Witney Carson’s Son Is Named For a VIP
Witney has shared in a post that her son was named after her late father-in-law.
This week she went on Instagram to share her baby boy’s name: Kevin Leo McAllister.
Witney wrote that he was, “Named after his grandpa who sent him down to us. Born on Jan. 3rd 2021. 7lbs. 2oz. 21″ long! My little Leo, I love you more than words can express. You are the most precious gift. My life will forever be changed by your sweet spirit. Welcome to the world Leo.”
Leo’s father is Witney’s high school sweetheart Carson McAllister. The couple wed in 2016 and she let fans know on January 4 that their child had arrived.
Dancing With the Stars News: Witney Carson Has A Baby Boy
At that time she posted: “After a really hard 24 hour labor, and an unexpected c-section… we are all healthy and well.” and she included a pic on Instagram of herself holding her little boy’s tiny hand. “We are so grateful & we’ve been soaking up every moment with our perfect angel boy. Thank you for all the prayers!”
The on January 5, she shared a video to Instagram saying, “First 24 hours with our precious, beautiful boy….Everyone tells you how special bringing life into this world is but you never know exactly what they mean until it happens to you. This is my whole entire world.”
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Dancing With the Stars News: Witney Carson is Loving Motherhood
It was back in August that Witney let her fans in on the news that she was expecting. At the time she posted: “Baby McAllister coming Jan 2021!!!!!” plus a picture of herself with a sonogram and pregnancy test. “We can’t even contain our excitement and joy right now. We found out together with @clearblue, which was so surreal and special! Getting our results in words made this whole thing that much more real!”
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