The Baldwin offspring was out in force in New York on Thursday, as Alec Baldwin and his wife Hillary “Hilaria” Thomas Baldwin took four of their six children for a walk in the city.
Alec, 63, and Hilaria, 37, certainly had their hands full with their little ones, although they appeared to be accompanied by a team of nannies and staff.
The group included Rafael, five, Leonardo, four, and Romeo Alejandro David, two, who sat securely on his father’s shoulders.
Meanwhile, Hilaria, a mother of six, kept her newborn baby close to her, believed to be daughter Lucia, born by surrogate after her son Eduardo Pau Lucas was born in September.
Their seven-year-old daughter Carmen Gabriela Baldwin is not pictured with the group, who were born in 2013.
The Baldwin brood is going for a walk! Alec, 63, and his wife Hilaria, 37, have their hands full as they step out for a walk with four of their six children in New York City, (LR: Alejandro David, two, Rafael, five, Leonardo, four , newborn Lucia, and Romeo Alejandro David, two)
While the couple have kept details of their daughter’s birth under wraps, Hilaria hinted that they were not relying on sperm or egg donors for Lucia’s conception when she described the baby girl and her six-month-old brother Eduardo as being ‘almost like twins’ in an Instagram post.
“María Lucía Victoria and Eduardo Pau Lucas: our babies who bring light into our lives – almost like twins, we love you so much,” she wrote in the caption, sharing a picture of the siblings lying down on them. next to each other.
It is not known exactly when Lucia was born or conceived, although it is likely that the surrogate became pregnant in mid-2020, after Hilaria announced that she was pregnant with her fifth child Eduardo. At the time, the couple already had a daughter, Carmen, seven, along with three other boys, Rafael, five, Leonardo, four, and Romeo, two.
On daddy’s shoulders: Alec, 63, was pictured with his son Alejandro David, two, resting on him as he strolled through the city
In her Instagram post, Hilaria did not provide more information on surrogacy, although she did pay tribute to the ‘angels’ who helped deliver her newborn baby.
“Our hearts are filled with so much gratitude,” Hilaria wrote.
She also explained why the family chose to welcome another newborn just six months after the yoga guru gave birth to her fifth child, Eduardo, revealing her children ‘craved’ a baby. sister, especially after she miscarried with her unborn daughter four months after her birth. pregnancy at the end of 2019.
“The Baldwinitos were so eager to have a little sister,” she continued, using a Spanish suffix to refer to her children, or “little Baldwins.”
“Many of you may remember the loss of your sister at 4 months old at the end of 2019. There isn’t a day when we don’t suffer for our daughter,” she continued.
Safety precautions: The family were pictured wearing masks as they took safety measures against the spread of COVID-19 seriously, and Rafael, five, was seen holding his mum’s hand
“ When I heard that our baby was dead, I told our children that their sister was coming, but not then. Nothing will ever replace her, but two wonderful souls have entered our lives and we are honored to know them.
The wellness expert looked a little tired when she went out for her walk on Thursday, no doubt from juggling six young children.
Hilaria opened up about her family’s latest additions to her Instagram Stories on Friday, sharing some of the challenges of taking care of two babies.
Bundles of joy: The Baldwin family were in full force with nearly all of their six children for a stroll around town, though the group is not pictured with their seven-year-old daughter Carmen Gabriela Baldwin, born in 2013.
“Having two little babies is so fun and cute. There are also challenges, ”she wrote. “ Like Lucia just had a blast and I have Eduardo rolling … so I’m just going to lie here, covered in shit, entertaining. Edu … until I have a great idea how to get out of it [poop] situation.’
The mum followed up the blunt post with a photo of herself lying in bed with Lucia in her arms and Eduardo sleeping on a pillow between her bare legs. She let her viewers know it was a win while playing Queen’s We Are the Champions.
Hilaria had candidly documented her miscarriage – her second that year – on Instagram, even taking a photo at her D&C at the doctor’s office.
“ Our children were brave during our time of immense grief – braver than us … and they held onto hope. Experiencing and accepting the ups and downs of life is a challenge, but a reality we have no choice but to receive and deal with, ”she wrote today.
Almost all together! The group included Rafael, five, Leonardo, four, and Romeo Alejandro David, two, who sat securely on his father’s shoulders.
“I have learned that our children are often wiser than us and their wisdom has guided us.
“ Our rainbow baby, Edu, is such a blessing – we are overwhelmed by how lucky we are to have him. We live each day united and grateful to all the very special angels who helped bring Lucía to the world. ”
She concluded: “María Lucía Victoria and Eduardo Pau Lucas: our babies who bring light into our lives – almost like twins, we love you so much.”
While Hilaria was only referring to the “ angels ” who helped bring Lucía to the world, a source confirmed to DailyMail.com that she and Alec are using a surrogate.
The identity of the surrogate is not known and a spokesperson for the couple declined to comment on the details of Lucía’s conception and birth.
Surrogacy in the United States can cost more than $ 100,000, depending on the options used by the parents and their surrogate mother.