Jessica Simpson Says She Wants to Get Married Already … Plus 7 Other Celebs Who Said “I Do” After Their Babies’ BirthsSarah Bernard
We’ve heard it before but the very pregnant singer/fashion mogul has announced that she really wants to marry baby daddy Eric Johnson ASAP after she gives birth to their baby boy.
Simpson’s set two wedding dates in the past. They both ended up being called off because of her pregnancy surprises. Or, as Simpson famously put it to Jay Leno, “We’ve had two wedding dates, but Eric keeps knocking me up!”
One scenario had them planning festivities in the backyard of their new 11,000 sq ft house — which happens to be Ozzy Osbourne’s former house — in the Hidden Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles.
As I see it, there are several pluses to a post-baby wedding. First of all, the couple’s two kids, Maxwell, 1, and her brother who may or may not be called Ace, can be a part of their big day. Think of the clothes! Can you imagine what sort of amazing get up Maxell will wear to sprinkle rose petals down the aisle?
Secondly, trying on wedding dresses is probably the best motivation for sticking to a healthy diet and workout plan to shed the baby weight.
Simpson is certainly not the only celebrity who has gone the non-traditional family planning route. In fact, it’s a pretty popular club. Here’s look other stars who opted to have babies first and marriage second:
Camila Alves and Matthew McConaughey 1 of 7
The couple married in Austin, Texas las June. Their son Levi (nearly 4-years-old at the time) was the ring bearer and his little sister Vida was the flower girl.
Natalie Portman and Benjamin Millepied 2 of 7
The "Black Swan" star famously accepted her Oscar while pregnant with son Aleph who was born in June 2011. Portman and Millepied married in Big Sur in August 2012.
Nicole Richie and Joel Madden 3 of 7
Richie wore not one but three dresses during her wedding to Madden in December 2010. The couple already had daughter Harlow and son Sparrow.
Isla Fisher and Sacha Baron Cohen 4 of 7
Their first daughter, Olive, arrived in 2007 but Fisher and Cohen married in Paris in March 2010. Their second daughter, Elula, arrived that August.
Christina Applegate and Sadie Grace 5 of 7
Applegate married Martin LeNoble when their daughter Sadie Grace was 2 years old.
Jennifer Meyer and Tobey Maguire 6 of 7
The "Great Gatsby" star married Meyer in Hawaii when their daughter Ruby was 9 months old.
Victoria Beckham and David Beckham 7 of 7
When the Beckhams married on July 4, 1999, son Brooklyn was 4 months old.
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