Sadie Robertson of Duck Dynasty welcomes her first child with husband Christian Huff: ‘Sweet honey girl’
Duck Dynasty star Sadie Robertson Huff welcomed her first child – a girl named Honey James – with husband Christian Huff on Tuesday, May 11.
The 23-year-old new mom shared a carousel of images of their daughter’s birth, calling her “the best” of “a million little miracles.”
The reality star and her husband of nearly two years, 22, announced their exciting pregnancy news in October and revealed their daughter’s name to the world in late April, based on a Bible verse.
Wonder: Sadie Robertson Huff, 23 of Duck Dynasty, welcomes a girl named Honey James with husband Christian Huff on May 11
Sadie documented the journey into childbirth while posting some intimate hospital photos announcing their family had grown by one.
‘We saw a million little miracles yesterday – the best this girl here is … Honey. the sheer goodness of God, ‘she wrote, adding that she was “ too busy with cuteness right now,’ ‘but would be sharing more on social media soon.
The bundle of photos featured one of she and Christian rocking their newborn baby adorned with a pink head bow while wrapped in a blanket.
And other black and white photos showed the moments before and after Honey made her arrival into the world.
Intimate Moments: Sadie documented the journey into childbirth as she posted some intimate hospital photos announcing their family had grown by one
Journey to Motherhood: In one of the black and white photos posted, she and Christian enjoyed their final moments before becoming a family of three
Christian also shared a few snaps on his Instagram as he wrote: ‘Welcome to the world, sweetie.’
And despite Honey being less than a day old, the parents have already introduced an official Instagram account for her – @legithoneyjames – in which she writes in the bio that she was ‘a fat miracle’. It already has nearly 44,000 followers.
The pair first announced that they expected in October when they shared sonogram photos, wrote ‘baby we already love you’ and called her life ‘wonderful’ and ‘incredible’.
Sadie has continued to update her 4.1 million followers weekly before their daughter arrives, documenting her growing bump in the process.
Pregnant: The couple first announced that they expected in October when they shared sonogram photos, wrote ‘baby we already adore you’ and called her life ‘wonderful’ and ‘incredible’
COVID-19 Complications: The Whoa That’s Good podcast host told People about her pregnancy in December, adding that she contracted COVID-19 making it “a challenge”; pictured February
And to make it even more challenging, she contracted COVID-19 while pregnant, as she reported People in December that it was a ‘challenge’.
“ The hardest part was getting COVID while pregnant and I was so sick from that, and still so sick in the morning sickness, so that was a challenge, ” she told the publication. But despite the symptoms, she said her pregnancy was ‘great’ overall.
The couple – who celebrated their one-year marriage in November – chose to reveal their daughter’s name early when Sadie shared a glimpse of the nursery with a bear that read ‘Honey’.
“Sweetheart”: The nearly two-year-old couple revealed their daughter’s name early on when Sadie shared a glimpse of the nursery with a bear reading “Honey” on it; April 25
Versatile: In addition to having their daughter’s name based on a proverb, Sadie added that she liked that honey was “a sweet treat with a strong curative component”; April 25
The Whoa That’s Good podcast host has fleshed out the name via social media, sharing that it was close to her heart for many reasons.
In addition to being based on the proverb 16:24 that says, “ Gracious words are like HONEY, sweetness to the soul and health to the body, ” she added that she liked that the substance was “ a sweet a strong curative component ‘. ‘
Plus, it had been an expression of affection she’d given Christian when they first started dating, as well as an old pet name her great-grandmother had given to those she loved.
More to follow: The personality has her own YouTube channel and revealed in her birth announcement that she would be sharing more later, as she was ‘way too busy with cuteness at this point’