Olympic gold medal-winning gymnast Shawn Johnson East has been a real joy to follow on social media over the course of her current pregnancy.
She posts tons of photos, updates her followers with personal updates and brings a dose of real life to the platform, which often shows off people’s perfectly curated sides.
Johnson East and her husband, Andrew East, who’s had multiple stints with various NFL teams as a long-snapper, were also candid and open about an early miscarriage that they suffered with their first pregnancy in 2017.
2 years ago today our world was turned upside down when we lost our first pregnancy… 2 years later we are anxiously awaiting the arrival of our rainbow baby. Baby East, we can’t wait to meet you and pray for your safe delivery and arrival into our arms. @andrewdeast thank you for being my rock through it all. You’re going to be the greatest daddy ever. #throwback #pregnancy
A post shared by Shawn Johnson East (@shawnjohnson) on Oct 21, 2019 at 9:40am PDT
But all is well with their current pregnancy. Look at how adorable Johnson East is, full-term and ready to have her baby.
A post shared by Shawn Johnson East (@shawnjohnson) on Oct 30, 2019 at 12:42pm PDT
Which brings us to this next photo. We love that she thought to put this leotard on.
… fits a little different these days 😂 @andrewdeast dared me too hahah 40 weeks preggers. But no joke… this babes is already more rewarding than any medal was. BABY! GET HERE ALREADY! #pregnant #gymnastics
A post shared by Shawn Johnson East (@shawnjohnson) on Oct 25, 2019 at 3:04pm PDT
Hey, it fits!
Johnson East wrote in the caption that her husband dared her to do it.
“But no joke, this babes is already more rewarding than any medal was,” she wrote. “BABY! GET HERE ALREADY!”
A post shared by Andrew East (@andrewdeast) on Oct 25, 2019 at 3:06pm PDT
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