1. CONGRATULATIONS!!!! Soo excited for you two! You’re going to be great parents! And may have teared up a little while watching the video :)

  2. In Tears!!!!!!! Ahhhh!!! When Kels told me the other night when she came into the salon, I about lost it!I’m so unbelieveably happy for you too! I love you both to pieces and can’t wait to meet the little boy/girl. I think this year at Christmas, instead of an ugly sweater contest we will have a guess the baby party….

    • I was so glad I got to tell you in person! Thanks for all the love you’re sending our way. We hope to find out what the baby is in October, but I like the idea of a contest! Y’all can guess the date or something :)

  3. Oh my goodness, congratulations!! You two will be amazing parents!

  4. YAY!!!! Congrats to you both. I have no doubt that you will be amazing parents…..and that you’ll raise the most stylish baby ever :)


  5. CONGRATULATIONS!!! (Nathan says ‘congrats’ too.) You’ll be great parents–thanks for sharing the good news with everyone.

  6. Congrats! I can’t wait for a baby blog to come next! :) You two will be great parents!

    • Thanks, Macy. We’ve already got a number of blog posts written and ready to go about our journey so far. :) You can plan on about two posts a week about the baby…hopefully that’s not too much!

  7. Yep I just cried! This is so exciting! Congratulations!!

  8. Kels and Ric – Congrats! I’m soo happy for you both. It’s obvious that you’ll both be really great parents! :)

  9. congratulations to you both. God is doing great things for your family and i will keep you in my prayers … for sanity and a healthy growing baby :)

  10. Aaahhhh! SOOOOO EXCITED!! Best Fairy Tale Friday post! You guys are going to make ah.maze.ing. parents, and you will have the most hip and fashionable kid on the block! Of course, if it’s a girl we’ve got plenty of clothes to help her get through the first few years :-) Can’t wait to catch up!

    Wait… Eric… did you know on Bro’s Day?! Oh man…you sly dog!!

  11. Congrats!!!!!!!!!!!! :)

  12. So great! Congrats guys!!

  13. Oh my gosh, congratulations!!!!

  14. I love reading your Fairytale posts, this one is definitely the most exciting yet! Congratulations!!

  15. Wow! Congrats!You are going to be such a cute prego mom!I’ve been following your blog for about month now, and it’s great to hear other believers stories, especially when it comes to shopping on a budget. Go Dave Ramsey!

  16. Congratulations!!!!

  17. OH OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH MYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!! I AM SO PUMPED!!!!!!! What a blessing. If you have a boy we claim one as a spouse for one of our girls. Boom. It is written. I cried through your video and I want to hug you both so badly right now!!!!!!!

  18. So excited for you two! What a fun way to share. Looking forward to following along on this new journey in your lives!

  19. i love this. sooooooo much.

    : )

  20. Kels I watched you grow up on the court, around town and in your home … it’s obvious God has blessed you with an amazing husband and you two will be amazing parents. It’s obvious when you see the pics of the two of you with Kari’s crew. Mom and Dad on both sides must be sooooooooo excited. May God continue to bless you on this journey … Congratulations.

  21. I wanted to be the first to comment, but I was teaching :( SOOO excited for you guys (as you know!!) and just want to shout it from the mountain tops. I”m so excited to be part of your journey through pregnancy. You both have been so great with my kids, so I know you will be great parents. Still, you have no idea what you’re getting into until the baby is here :) Love you both so much!

  22. Oh my goodness! Congratulations you two! All that time spent watching “parenthood” is about to pay off! :)

  23. Oh my goodness! OH MY GOODNESS! I was beaming the entire time I watched this, you guys! How exciting, fun and amazing! Congratulations ten times over! :)

  24. Congratulations! What happy news for a Fairy Tale Friday!

  25. That’s so crazy exciting! Congratulations!! I’ve been following Kelsey’s blog for awhile but just found yours today from her link. I just want to say thanks in a way for keeping God number one. It was really nice to hear when you guys weren’t sure that you still knew that God was in control. You guys really are great role models. Just a little note from a college student a couple years behind you guys. Thanks again and Congratulations!!

  26. AHHH!!!! That’s SOOO exciting! CONGRATULATIONS you two!!!

  27. YAY!!! Congratulations to you two!

  28. Congrats! That is awesome news! I’ve been following your blog for a few months now, and you both seem like you’re going to be excellent parents. Blessings to you!

  29. Congratulations!! I’m a pretty new reader, and now I can’t wait to follow your pregnancy journey!!
    <3 Andrea

  30. This is so incredibly exciting! Congratulations Eric and Kelsey! You two are going to be incredibly wonderful parents and that child is going to be so blessed and lucky! Can’t wait to follow you on the journey!

  31. Such exciting news! Congrats to both of you. I might have teared up a little watching your video. Can’t wait to follow along on your pregnancy and birth!

  32. Had happy tears watching this :) Soooo excited for both of you——and super excited that I will be Nana again!

    one correction though….the crazy adventure lasts 20++ years!!

    • This made me chuckle, Nana, because I’m a momma to a 5 year old and still thought the same, exact thing! Congratulations on becoming a Nana again!!

      Congrats, Kelsey and Eric on your growing family!!

  33. Congratulations to the both of you!!! So excited for you and know you will both be awesome parents!

  34. i have really enjoyed your blog since i found it through kelsey’s and just have to share my joy over your news – congratulations to you both!

  35. Congratulations Eric and Kelsey! I’ve been reading your blog for awhile now but I thought today I definitely want to comment and say congratulations! You two sound like an amazing couple and this child will be lucky to have you two as parents. Congrats!! I can’t wait to read all about it

  36. awww! so sweet! Congrats. I’m so excited for you two! And march 12 is my birthday, so it’s totally an awesome day for a baby. =)

  37. Whoop!

    What a cool video and CONGRATS!!!!

  38. Congrats!!! You will be amazing parents! So excited for you!!!

  39. Congratulations Kelsey & Eric!! This sweet video was the perfect way to start my Saturday morning :)

  40. Congrats Kelsey and Eric! God Bless.

  41. Fantastic news and a fantastic way to convey the info! The blessing of a baby…nothing like it in the world. Thank you for sharing your video – it was so touching. We’ll see you at church when you’re in Lake Mills. God Bless!

  42. Congratulations! I’m so glad I found your blog. I have a feeling it’s going to be a great blessing to me!

  43. AH!! YAY!! (I totally read it on twitter while I was camping).
    So excited for you guys, you’re going to be great parents and I am beginning to see everyone of the bloggers I adore getting pregnant. I excited to watch your journey, and the very best part of this video was Kels saying “it’s instant, so I just kinda found out by myself.” Adorable.

  44. Congratulations! I can’t wait to read the baby posts! Cheers to a new chapter in your fairytale!

  45. Congrats to you both (again)! It’s amazing that you were able to document these first moments on video. Having a baby is life-changing and becoming parents is the most incredible and unique experience you’ll ever have. And HOORAY for March babies… my son was born March 9th.
    Van // The Clothes We Wear // Wearing motherhood with style.

  46. YAY!!!! So happy for you both!! Can’t wait to hear more about it.

  47. Dani (Bachman) Neubauer August 24, 2011 at 9:32 am

    Wow!!!!!!!!! Congrats to both of you!!! I have been reading through (well pretty much your entire page) and you have had me in tears and laughing all at the same time!! This is some GRREEEAAATTT stuff!!! You two are extrememly inspirational and I am enjoying reading all of your blogs!!! I love your honesty and the realness of your stories. Each and everyone of us can relate to it! You have so many great words of wisdom!!! Love this stuff and CONGRATS AGAIN!!!!!!!

    Whatttt! I was absent from the internet due to our move – but only for a few days – and I come back to this NEWS!!! That is sooo exciting, Kels and Eric! You guys are going to be the most amazing parents, and I am super excited to continue to follow your journey!! xoxoxoxoxo meg

  49. Well, this is just adorable. :)

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