Keke Palmer Welcomes First Child with Boyfriend Darius Jackson and Shares Life as New Mom on Instagram
– Keke Palmer gave birth to her first child, son Leodis Andrellton Jackson, with boyfriend Darius Jackson in February 2022.
– Nearly one month into parenthood, Palmer updated her Instagram followers on life as a new mom and how much she’s enjoying it.
– Palmer announced her pregnancy in December 2021 and celebrated with a Disney prince-themed baby shower shortly before giving birth.
Keke Palmer Welcomes Baby Boy
Keke Palmer, the 29-year-old actor, gave birth to her first child on February 25, 2022. She and her boyfriend, Darius Jackson, announced the arrival of their baby boy, Leodis Andrellton Jackson, on Instagram two days later. Palmer shared a series of pictures with her family of three and captioned it “Hey Son!!!! Only 48hrs of being parents!”
One month into motherhood, Palmer shared with her millions of Instagram followers how much she’s been enjoying it. “Mommy’ing is coming along if you were looking for an update,” she wrote on March 20, 2022. She also mentioned how much she has been learning about balance and is looking forward to discovering the person she’s becoming. Palmer explained that motherhood has given her a greater purpose in life and has made her a better version of herself.
Palmer surprised her fans in December 2021 when she announced her pregnancy while hosting “Saturday Night Live.” In June 2021, she went public about her relationship with Darius Jackson, whom she reportedly met at a Memorial Day party hosted by Diddy and Issa Rae. “Never would have expected summer 2021 to turn out the way it did, but here we are,” Jackson said in a since-deleted post (via People).
Before Leodis arrived, Palmer celebrated with a Disney prince-themed baby shower titled “Once Upon a Baby.” Palmer is excited about the new world she has entered as a mother and revealed she has been busy “fake shopping” on Amazon for baby items.
Keke Palmer has taken to motherhood like a fish to water. She seems to be loving her new life as a mother and is determined to strike a balance between her career and being a mom. The arrival of her son has given her a greater sense of purpose and made her feel like a superhero. We can’t wait to see more updates on Leodis Andrellton Jackson and his proud mom on Instagram!