‘We cannot wait to meet our little baby boy next year!’ Sylvia Jeffreys thanks fans for their ‘beautiful messages’ of support during a 9NewsWatch bulletin – after announcing her pregnancy
Channel Nine’s Sylvia Jeffreys has thanked fans for their well-wishes after announcing her pregnancy on Monday.
The 33-year-old journalist, who is expecting a child with husband Peter Stefanovic, addressed her baby news during a 9NewsWatch broadcast on Tuesday.
During a report on the health benefits of drinking red wine, Sylvia revealed she won’t be enjoying a tipple anytime soon.
‘We cannot wait to meet our little baby boy next year!’ A pregnant Sylvia Jeffreys thanked fans for their ‘beautiful messages’ of support during a 9NewsWatch bulletin on Tuesday evening
‘You’ll all have to have one for me because I won’t be drinking for a while with a baby on the way,’ she said.
‘My husband Pete and I were so delighted to share the news with you last night and we want to say thank you so much for all the beautiful messages that we’ve received in the last 24 hours saying congratulations.
‘We cannot wait to meet our little baby boy next year. We are definitely feeling all the love. And thank you very much for all your well wishes!’
‘It’s a boy!’ Sylvia and her husband Peter Stefanovic confirmed their baby news via Instagram on Monday
Peter, 37, and Sylvia confirmed their baby news via Instagram on Monday.
‘We’re having a baby boy and we’re totally over the moon!’ Sylvia wrote on Instagram.
In order to know the sex of her unborn baby, she must be between 16 and 20 weeks pregnant.
Peter also took to Instagram, sharing a photo of himself and Sylvia as he held a card that read, ‘It’s a boy!’
‘Soon to be a family of three and we are rapt! Good thing I’m already match fit with the whole no sleep thing,’ he added.
Following the announcement, the couple were congratulated on Instagram by their colleagues at Channel Nine and Sky News.
Ben Fordham wrote: ‘Congrats you two. You will make fine parents. Your little fella will have the best of both worlds. Best news I’ve heard in ages.’
Lisa Wilkinson commented: ‘About as over the moon as we all are! What a lucky bub he is. Huge congrats to two of the best. Now the fun really begins!’
Jasmine Yarbrough, the wife of Peter’s older brother Karl Stefanovic, also wrote: ‘YAAAYY SISSYS’.