Jill Wagner’s infant young lady is here!
The Hallmark Channel entertainer, 41, and spouse David Lemanowicz have invited their first kid, a little girl named Army Gray Lemanowicz, a rep affirms solely to PEOPLE.
Child Army was conceived on Friday, April 17, at 12:36 p.m., gauging 7 lbs., 8 oz., and estimating 20 inches in length.
“She was imagined on July 4 so we needed an enthusiastic name and my better half is in the military so we picked her first name to be Army,” Wagner tells PEOPLE. “We felt that was a decent name to respect both. Her center name is Gray (spelled the American way, with An) in light of the fact that I have constantly adored that name. It is solid, clever, delicate and ladylike across the board … which is the thing that I need her to be.”
This is the main youngster for Wagner and second for Lemanowicz, 44, who has a 10-year-old girl named Lija.
“Lija is cherishing being a major sister and the entirety of the pooches are very inquisitive about little Army Gray,” Wagner says. “I have an inclination Hank the ranch hound will be very defensive over her.”
As Army was her “first child” (whom the on-screen character invited “inside 2 hours and 30 minutes of pushing”), she “truly had no clue what’s in store. I didn’t generally have a lot of an arrangement going into [giving birth] aside from just to be available to anything the specialist said that would be best for the infant.”
“Conceiving an offspring in a cover was not perfect but rather the silver coating all through was that it permitted my significant other and me to have this one-on-one close time with [Army] before we carried her home without any interruptions,” Wagner says. “It was the absolute best restless snapshots of my life.”
What’s more, presently, the new mother is “in the most euphoric perspective,” as her “entire world has been flipped around yet in the most ideal manner” — including the way that she sees Lemanowicz “in a totally different light.”
“He has been my stone through every last bit of it,” Wagner tells PEOPLE. “The most I have ever been pulled in to him was the point at which I saw him hold her just because. This has certainly made a bond with us like no other. Armed force has been an incredible infant up until this point. We really got a better than average square of rest the previous evening, an entire 4-hour run, which was astonishing. While I know it’s hard not getting my entire 8 hours, which I love … I wouldn’t fret the absence of [sleep]. She is justified, despite all the trouble all!”
Wagner’s rep affirmed her cheerful news to PEOPLE last November.
“I feel astonishing,” the entertainer told PEOPLE at that point. “The little one has been taking it exceptionally simple on me. No morning affliction, acclaim the master!”
“My significant other and I had been pursuing for some time and I at last quit worrying over it and made a meeting with a fruitfulness specialist,” she included. “We really discovered at the regular checkup that I was at that point pregnant. It was stunning, frightening and the best inclination on the planet at the same time!”
Proceeding, she stated, “We commend each and every day we wake up and see my little knock developing.”
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Prior this year, the couple likewise uncovered the sex of their infant in transit — with a little assistance from some Krispy Kreme treats.
“At the point when I got the sexual orientation results from my primary care physician, they were fixed. I took them to Krispy Kreme doughnuts, my top choice, and had them fill the doughnuts with either pink or blue icing relying upon sexual orientation,” Wagner told PEOPLE at that point. “It was a lovely night and an incredible astonishment, as my better half continued alluding to the child as ‘Thor’ in the months going before the uncover.”
Jokes aside, Wagner proceeded to share that the pair had just thought of a moniker for their infant in transit.
“I thought I knew precisely what she would be called, and afterward I transformed it because of the way that she was considered on July fourth, so this will be a really enthusiastic name,” she indicated.
As the couple tallied during the time until their beloved newborn appearance, they likewise made jokes about their own fretfulness. “So we had another calf yesterday,” the on-screen character, who lives on a ranch in Tennessee with Lemanowicz, energetically said to her paunch in a senseless Instagram post. “I don’t comprehend if the cows can get it for what reason can’t my child — please.”
In another video, her better half facetiously supported an actual existence size animation doll, jesting, “[It] at long last occurred. We didn’t figure it would.”
The couple likewise commended another glad achievement this month: their third wedding commemoration.
“3 years [ago] today I wedded the adoration for my life and my closest companion,” Wagner wrote in a sweet Instagram tribute. “You are the explanation I am so cheerful and now you have given me an infant to call my own. (The best endowment of all) Thank you so much my affection. You are my most loved and have consistently been since I was 17 🙂 #happyanniversary.”