Jenna Bush Hager is expecting her first child. The correspondent for NBC’S Today show had kept her pregnancy news quiet for a few months now, and now she has announced on Wednesday that she along with her husband Henry Hager that will new parents sometime in the Spring.
“We’re so excited,” Bush Hager, 31, tells PEOPLE in an exclusive interview. “We can’t wait.”
This will be the first grandchild to the former President George W. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush.
“We’re both really thrilled,” Laura Bush tells PEOPLE. “We’ve been looking forward to being grandparents for a long time and we’re very excited about it,” she says.
The former President had called in to the Today Show on Wednesday for his daughter’s announcement.
“I’m fired up. I’m looking forward to it,” he shares. “I could barely contain the news.”
Now that a baby is on the way, Bush Hager says her mom and twin sister, Barbara, have already volunteered to help decorate the nursery .
“She’s really into how she’s going to help me design the nursery,” the NBC News correspondent says of her twin. They’ll have to settle for “neutral colors,” she says, noting she and Henry plan to wait to learn the sex of the baby.
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