Joanna Gaines Reflects on Her Fifth Pregnancy and the discontinue of Fixer Upper – eonline
The HGTV star penned a note to her followers on April 3 via her company’s blog.
“Pregnancy has been so fun,” she wrote at one point on Magnolia.com. “in fact, my two favorite things to carry out are grasp naps and eat!”
Joanna explained it’s been eight years since she and husband Chip Gaines welcomed the youngest of their four children Emmie Kay. They also fill three other children Drake, Ella Rose and Duke. Actually, Joanna joked that it’s been so long since she’s been pregnant that it “feels like it’s my first time.”
“The best thing approximately total of this is the excitement that my kids fill shown for their strange baby brother,” she continued. “Since I had our first four babies so close to one another, not anyone of them actually remember me being pregnant. They savor my growing stomach (and boy is it growing), and they cannot wait to meet him. I truly believe this baby is a gift from God for our family in this season.”
However, the baby boy won’t be the only recent addition to the family. Joanna also wrote that her hubby surprised the family by bringing domestic a strange puppy, Brindley, and a strange kitten.
“Oh, sweet Chip…” she wrote.
In addition to opening up approximately her growing family, the shiplap star wrote approximately the couple’s time on the expose. The husband and wife team announced they would be stepping absent from the expose back in September. While Joanna claimed it “seemed so far absent” at the time, she admitted the finale “snuck up on us.”
“Time is droll like that,” she wrote, “the days sometimes seem long, but the weeks, months and even years wing past us when we least expect it.”
She also described their final fifth season as “rewarding, challenging, unbelievably snappily and furious and nearly everything in between.”
“I really loved this final Fixer Upper season because there was such a variety of styles and projects that really kept us on our toes,” she wrote at one point. “We did everything from an conventional barn out in the country to a downtown loft apartment. We also got to carry out some pretty unique projects like my garden house, a strange build for clients, our restaurant, and an ADA compliant house for two fabulous boys and their family that we met through the Tim Tebow Foundation. Oh, and of course tonight’s episode, where we carry out a renovation for a Rockstar!”
Finally, Joanna cited several of the couple’s major updates in terms of growing their Magnolia brand. The couple has already launched several brand partnerships and book deals. Now, the two are getting ready to debut their restaurant and strange cookbook, both called Magnolia Table. She also revealed she’s finishing up her design book.
After Chip and Joanna announced their deprature, rumors started to spread that marital issues were to blame. However, in an October interview with nowadays, Joanna cited her growing family as a reason for stepping absent. The couple shared the pregnancy news that January. Joanna also reinforced the view of her growing family being the reason for their departure in her blog.
“whether you would fill told me that I’d discontinue this season of the expose pregnant with our fifth baby, I would’ve laughed,” she wrote. “Like the entire Fixer Upper opportunity as a whole, life has a way of surprising us. With our cramped ones getting bigger, we had this intestine feeling that it was time to step back and focus on them and our businesses here in Waco, Texas. And although that’s why we thought we decided to step absent from the expose, we now realize with this cramped one on the way that there was a bigger intention in spot for us total along.”
To read Joanna’s whole note, check out Magnolia’s website.
The final episode of Fixer Upper airs Tuesday on HGTV.