It’s a baby girl for Jessica Simpson

Jessica Simpson gave birth to a baby girl on May 1st, 2012. The baby girl was named Maxwell Drew Johnson in Los Angeles. She is Jessica’s first child with her fiancé, Eric Johnson, who was a football player.

She was healthy girl who weighed 9-lb, 13-oz. The little girl’s masculine and strong sounding name is actually a tribute to both her parents’ families. Her middle name is a tribute to her mother’s family. Drew is Jessica’s mother’s maiden name. Her name Maxwell is her father, Eric Johnson’s middle name.

On her shopping website, Jessica elatedly announced the birth of her first child. She wrote “Eric and I are elated to announce the birth of our baby girl, Maxwell Drew Johnson”.

Last Halloween, Jessica and her fiancé announced that their first child was on the way. There has been a lot of speculation around this pregnancy.

Jessica Simpson is a 31 year old singer turned actress, but she never did stop singing. She has released many albums, has started television shows of her own, started her collection called Jessica Simpson Collection, launched hair and beauty products and starred in movies. She has also been involved in charity and philanthropic work. She has worked on Operation Smile and USO-hosted tour for troops stationed overseas. She ventured into country music in 2008.

Jessica met Eric in 2010. They met through some of their mutual friends. Shortly after, he proposed. They have been together ever since. Eric Johnson was a formerly a tight end American footballer. He played college football in Yale. He divorced his first wife, Keri Johnson in 2010. That was the same year he met Jessica.

In March 2012, the couple officially announced that they were expecting a daughter. The media felt the pregnancy has been too long. For about a month, many celebrities, including Katy Perry have been tweeting and asking Jessica if she has already had her daughter.

On her website, she again wrote with glee “We are so grateful for all of the love, support and prayers we have received. This has been the greatest experience of our lives”

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