Mandy Moore has become a mom. The actress announced the arrival of her son, August Harrison Goldsmith.
Mandy’s baby boy even has a nickname which is Gus. She took to her social media as she shared the news. The news was also shared by her husband, Taylor Goldsmith on his social media handle.
“He was punctual and arrived right on his due date, much to the delight of his parents,” the couple wrote alongside a photo of their baby in a blue onesie. They further shared that they were prepared to fall in love in all sorts of brand new ways. But they shared that it goes beyond anything they could have ever imagined.
This is the first child for both Mandy and Taylor and comes after their announcement of expecting their baby back in September. They had shared the happy news with black-and-white photos of themselves and the actress’s baby bump. The picture was posted along with the caption, “Baby Boy Goldsmith coming early 2021.”
Mandy has been open about her experience during her pregnancy on social media. She had documented symptoms, food aversions, and returning back to her show, This Is Us. The actress and Taylor tied the knot back in 2018 after dating for three years. Their famous friends Alison Brie, Hilary Duff, Zachary Levi, and Brooklyn Decker offered their congratulations in the comments.
Mandy Moore had opened up about her pregnancy and how she got pregnant while having endometriosis. The actress shared she was very hesitant to believe she was pregnant because of this issue she had.
“I sort of was holding my breath until 12 weeks”
She said she was holding her breath until 12 weeks. The This Is Us alum shared, “Because of this issue with my uterus, I was very hesitant to believe it and put any stock in it. I sort of was holding my breath until 12 weeks.”
The actress is expecting her first child who will be a boy with her husband, Taylor Goldsmith. She posed for Romper as she wore a string of plush ensembles cradling her baby bump. Her outfits included an off-the-shoulder white smock and a royal purple shimmering maternity gown.
Mandy found out about her pregnancy while she had her fertility struggle. This included her ovulation tests and all that stuff according to her. she was told by a fertility special that she might have endometriosis. She was prepared to address the issue and have surgery to fix her uterus.
The actress shared, “I was fully prepared to go have surgery and fix my uterus and hopefully get rid of the endometriosis, if it was there.” She explained it was nice to have a plan and know this is why she hasn’t been pregnant yet after trying to conceive for a while.
The singer went to a fertility specialist before her planned operation and was told that she was ovulating. She was also told it was unlikely that she could get pregnant because of her uterine problems. The This Is Us alum said, “So I was like, all right, whatever. And lo and behold…,” she wound up becoming pregnant completely by surprise.
“I Wish I Had Known Before. It Would Have Been A Game-Changer”
She said that she understands why doctors tell people that they should keep trying for a year and if nothing happens, you can sort of investigate. The actress shared how it would have been a game-changer if she had that information before. She said, “But I was like, man, I wish I had known before. It would have been a game-changer had I had that information.”
Mandy announced the news of her pregnancy back in September with an Instagram post of her and her husband caressing her baby bump. She wrote, “Baby Boy Goldsmith coming early 2021”. The actress used to be married to Ryan Adams from 2006 to 2016.
Mandy had opened up about the number of new challenges that she has been facing unexpectedly in her third trimester. The actress is pregnant with her first child with husband, Taylor Goldsmith.