Days of Our Lives former actress Jen Lilley (who portrayed Theresa Donovan) recently announced some exciting baby news. The starlet is expecting her first child. Already a mother to two adopted sons, this will be the first girl Jen welcomes with her husband.
Days of Our Lives: Jen Lilley Expecting Baby
Jen Lilley took to her social accounts, with the help of an exclusive interview with People Magazine, to share her incredibly exciting news. She’s expecting to have her first child with husband Jason Wayne! She also announced that she is pregnant with a girl.
As a mother to two boys she and her husband adopted, this will be Jen’s first daughter. Writing on her Instagram account, she said that carrying a baby was so exciting. While she declared her thrill to announce the news, she was “even more overjoyed to say it’s a baby girl!”
The former Days of Our Lives star also thanked the magazine that helped her announce her news, writing, “thank you @people for shining a light on #fostercare and #adoption as well. Love makes a family.”
DOOL News: Jen Lilley’s Family Grows to Five
As her Days of Our Lives or Hallmark fans may know, Jen Lilley previously opened up about motherhood and her two sons. Both boys are adopted, something she has been open about on her social platforms as she strives to help initiate talk about foster care and adoption. Jen and her husband wanted to start a family, which lead them to adoption.
While Jen officially adopted her oldest son, her youngest son’s adoption is in the finalization process. Both boys are also biologically related to each other. With Jen’s pregnancy, this little family becomes five.
Days of Our Lives: Jen’s Heartbreaking Former Miscarriage
Jen Lilley’s amazing news is even more heartfelt after the actress previously opened up about a past miscarriage. At the time, the Days of Our Lives actress wrote about how devastated she felt when she was 12 weeks pregnant and lost the child.
The growing family now faces happier times as they prepare to welcome a girl. Jen has shared how happy she is about having another girl in the house. As she already has two boys, she’s excited to experience being a mother to a little girl.
While Jen hasn’t been on DOOL in a while, she did come back to Salem momentarily last year. Days of Our Lives spoilers at the time broke about her departure. As Jen’s family only continues to grow, it looks like she’ll be away from town for even longer. However, the writers haven’t recast Theresa Donovan, so Jen Lilley could always make her way back to town someday.
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