Kathie Lee Gifford to become a grandma again! Her daughter Cassidy is pregnant with a ‘little peanut arriving June 2023’
Kathie Lee Gifford is going to be a grandma, again. The former Today host’s daughter, Cassidy, shared the good news on social media with a sweet photo of two larger stockings and a much smaller one hanging on the fireplace. ‘A whole lot extra to be praising God for this Christmas,’ the 29-year-old mother to be wrote, ‘Our little peanut arriving June 2023.’
Kathie Lee, 69, shared the big news in her Instagram feed writing, ‘Beyond thrilled for my darling girl @cassidygiff and @letsgetweirda.’
‘What a sweet blessing this is for our family’
Famous friends sent their congratulations. Lacey Chabert wrote, ‘Such wonderful news! Congratulations! ❤️,’ and actress Katie Sarife followed with Awww congratulations!!!! So happy for you! ♥️’
Roma Downey sent her own well wishes, ‘So happy for you guys ❤️.’
Cassidy and her husband, Ben Weirda, 32, tied the knot in 2020, but have known each other for most of their lives. ‘Our moms met through a mutual friend in the Florida Keys, and my family would always go for the holidays. Their kids matched up with ages with my brother and I. You don’t always get along with your family friends’ kids, but we hit it off,’ she told People.
Cassidy is the youngest daughter of Kathie Lee and her late husband, former NFL star Frank Gifford.
Ben’s grandparents founded the Prince automotive empire in Michigan, and he is the nephew of former Education secretary Betsy De Vos and Blackwater founder Erik Prince.
The new little one will be joining their older cousin, Frank Michael, about six months, who is the son of Cassidy’s older brother Cody, 32, and his wife, Erika Brown Gifford.