Dancing With The Stars alums Kym Johnson and her husband Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec welcomed twins late Monday. The couple did not announce the names of their son and daughter. Johnson has been documenting her pregnancy on social media with updates and exercise tips for pregnant women. The couple met in 2015 when they were paired on season 20 of ‘Dancing With The Stars.’ They quickly started dating and married in the summer of 2016. Herjavec has three children two sons and a daughter with his ex-wife, this is Johnson’s first child.
Reality tv personality Carson Kressley held a blow out baby shower for Johnson in April. Fellow ‘DWTS’ pro Cheryl Burke attended, it was during the shower that Johnson revealed she was having twins. Johnson said that her husband was really looking forward to being a father again. She said,”He’ll be really hands on and he’s going to be great. He’s going to be such a good dad. He’s already talking to them and telling them secrets.” She added, “I don’t know how we’re going to juggle two, but we’re just going to go with the flow of it.”
Johnson also said that she has read many books on child rearing to help prepare her for her new role as ‘mommy.’ The pro dancer revealed that reading too much can be overwhelming and she is just going to wait and see how things go. The also revealed that they had undergone ‘vitro fertilization process.’ Johnson said, “I’ve always wanted to be a mom, but we weren’t positive that we would be able to. It really is a miracle and such a blessing, we are both very lucky.”Johnson revealed that her age played a role in her issues with conceiving naturally. She put off having children so that she could pursue her dreams of being a dancer. Johnson is now a first time mom at 41, and feels ‘very blessed.’