Kathie Lee Gifford will be a grandmother again! Their daughter Cassidy is pregnant with ‘Little Peanuts’ due in June 2023
Kathie Lee Gifford is going to be a grandmother again.
Cassidy, the former TODAY host’s daughter, shared the happy news on social media with an adorable photo of two large stockings and a much smaller one hanging over the fireplace.
‘So much more to praise Jesus for this Christmas,’ the 29-year-old mum wrote, adding ‘Our little Peanut is arriving in June 2023.’
The big news: Cassidy Gifford, 29, announced the news she was expecting with an adorable photo of stockings on the mantel that read, “So much extra to praise Jesus for this Christmas.” Our little Peanut is coming in June 2023′
He then followed the declaration with reference to the Bible verse Jeremiah 1:5, which reads, ‘Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I have appointed you a prophet to the nations.’
Kathie Lee, 69, shared the big news to her Instagram feed, writing, “Beyond thrilled for my darling girl @cassidygiff and @letsgetweirda.”
‘What a sweet blessing this is for our family’
Thrilled: Kathie Lee, 69, said she was ‘beyond thrilled’ with the good news. ‘What a lovely blessing for our family’ (pictured in New York in May 2019)
Lifelong friends: Cassidy and her husband, Ben Werda, 32, have been married since 2020 but have known each other for most of their lives, becoming friends after meeting for a family holiday
Famous friends sent their congratulations. Lacey Chabert wrote, ‘Such great news! Congratulations! ❤️,’ and actress KT Sarif followed up with Awww congratulations!!!! so happy for you! ‘
Roma Downey sent her well wishes, writing ‘So happy for you guys ❤️.’
Cassidy and her husband, Ben Werda, 32, tied the knot in 2020 but have known each other for most of their lives. ‘Our moms met a mutual friend in the Florida Keys, and my family always went there for vacations. Their kids were age matched with my brother and I. You don’t always get along with your family friends’ kids, but we hit it off,’ she told People.
Family: The former TODAY host shares son Cody and daughter Cassidy with her late husband, NFL great Frank Gifford
Cassidy is the youngest daughter of Kathie Lee and her late husband, former NFL star Frank Gifford.
Ben’s paternal grandparents founded the Prince Automotive empire in Michigan, and he is the nephew of former Education Secretary Betsy De Vos and Blackwater founder Eric Prince.
The new little one will be joined in about six months by their older cousin, Frank Michael, who is the son of Cassidy’s older brother Cody, 32, and his wife, Erika Brown Gifford.
More To Love: The new little one will be with his older cousin, Frank Michael, in Grandma’s arms for about six months. Frank is the son of Cassidy’s older brother Cody, 32, and his wife, Erica Brown Gifford.