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Just 10 months after tying the knot in a beautiful New Year’s Eve ceremony, NASCAR’s most popular driver and his wife Amy have revealed they are expecting their first child!
Taking to social media site, Instagram, Dale Earnhardt Jr. shared a photo of tiny little shoes with the world and made the announcement public!
“Excited to share the wonderful news that [Amy Earnhardt] and I are expecting our first child,” he says in the photo’s caption.
On the cusp of his retirement and after posting a heartfelt goodbye to the fans that have stood by his side for the duration of his career, it looks like this future dad is gonna have a busy time ahead in retirement!
In addition to sharing the news they are expecting a baby, Dale Jr. also revealed that their forthcoming addition to the family will be a beautiful baby girl! The shoes pictured are little pink Converse and Dale Jr. writes, “A little girl!!! We are both thrilled and can’t wait to meet her.”
Both Dale Jr. and Amy have spoken openly about wanting a family – especially in the months since they got married.
We are so happy to see that this talented racer’s dream for a family is coming true!
Check out Dale Jr.’s post below along with a stunning video of the Earnhardt’s wedding, too!