Living the good life with your baby! Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank are delighted to be the new parents of their adorable son, August.
“We are told that Eugenie and Jack are doing great,” royal expert Katie Nicholl tells ET. “They are delighted to be parents. They are absolutely overwhelmed by love and excitement for their little son.”
The couple welcomed their baby boy on February 9 and revealed his special name earlier this week: August Philip Hawke Brooksbank.
“It was very special that [Prince] Phillip, of course, Eugenie’s grandfather to whom she is incredibly close, has been honored and [paid] tribute in the name of his son, “shares Nicholl.
It also says of the baby’s unique name: “August is an unusual name. [as] It is not an August baby. But apparently it was the name that the couple liked a lot. “
According to the royal expert, Princess Eugenie, the daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah “Fergie” Ferguson, and her husband “tend to be very modern when it comes to raising children,” so they have so far decided to resign. to a royal family. title for your newborn son.
“They don’t want the burden of a royal title [on] his son, “says Nicholl.” I think this little royal is going to grow up like an ordinary kid. “
Eugenie gave birth to her baby at Portland Hospital in London, Buckingham Palace confirmed in a statement at the time. In particular, it is the same hospital that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle welcomed their baby boy, Archie, in May 2019.
While the new parents spend time at home with their baby, Princess Eugenie’s grandfather, 99, is currently in the London hospital, on the advice of his doctor.
A royal source previously told ET that after consultation with his doctor, the Duke of Edinburgh “will likely remain in hospital for observation and rest for the weekend and into next week.”
“The doctor is acting with great caution. The Duke remains in a good mood,” added the source.
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