The Bates family is growing, and they couldn’t be more excited! Lydia Trace Bates, the fifth child of Gil and Kelly Jo Bates, has announced that she is expecting her first child. The news was shared in a sweet and creative way that left fans smiling.
Lydia took to her Instagram account to share the exciting news. She posted a photo of herself and her husband, Trace Bates, standing in front of a chalkboard that read, “And then there were three… Baby Bates coming soon!” The couple was beaming with joy as they held a tiny pair of baby shoes between them.
The caption read, “We are over the moon to announce that we are expecting our first little one this September! We cannot wait to meet this precious gift from God and are so grateful for His many blessings in our lives. Please join us in praying for a healthy pregnancy and baby.”
Lydia and Trace Bates got married in May 2021, in a beautiful outdoor ceremony surrounded by family and friends. They had been dating for two years before getting engaged in November 2020. Fans have been eagerly waiting for the couple to start a family, and now their wish has come true.
Lydia is not the only Bates daughter who is expecting a baby. Her older sister, Alyssa Webster, is also pregnant and due in June. The two sisters will be going through their pregnancies together, and fans are excited to see their journey as new moms.
The Bates family is known for their strong faith and close-knit family bond. They have been sharing their lives with fans on their reality show, “Bringing Up Bates,” which airs on UPtv. The show documents their everyday lives, including their family traditions, adventures, and milestones.
Fans of the Bates family have been sending their congratulations to Lydia and Trace Bates on social media, sharing their excitement for the newest addition to the Bates family. The news has also sparked speculation about whether more Bates children will be announcing pregnancies soon.
Congratulations to Lydia and Trace Bates on their exciting news! We can’t wait to see their journey as they prepare to welcome their little bundle of joy into the world.