VIDEO: Melissa Rycroft Calls Pregnancy A "Wonderful Surprise"

//gmla_melissarycroft_

Jul. 28 2010, Updated 9:11 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

It looks like Melissa Rycroft really has found her fairytale ending, and RadarOnline.com has details.

Rycroft - who was famously dumped by Bachelor Jason Mesnick on live television only to later find true love - is pregnant.

"It was a shock. We weren't even trying," Rycroft tells the brand new issue of US Weekly, which was first to report the news.

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEWS: Joey Fatone, Melissa Rycroft Return To Dancing With The Stars

Article continues below advertisement

"It's the most wonderful surprise in the world," she added. "It's such a blessing."

Melissa also announced the news during her appearance as a correspondent on Good Morning America.  (Watch video below)

After being publicly humiliated by Mesnick, Rycroft, 27, rekindled her relationship with her ex-boyfriend, Tye Strickland, 29, an insurance agent.

They married last December.

VIDEO:  Jason Depends His Decision To Dump Melissa

The busy Rycroft also tells Us that having a baby was the last thing on her mind. "He wanted the kids right away, and I was laughing at him going, 'No, not ready!", she said.

"He's actually cried more than I have," she tells Us. "Tye is caring, he's funny. He's going to be a great dad."

Melissa Rycroft Is New Good Morning America Correspondent

Rycroft followed up her stint on The Bachelor by taking a twirl on Dancing With The Stars and joining Good Morning America as a special correspondent.    For her next TV gig, she'll be co-hosting the new ABC reality show, Bachelor Pad, which debuts August 9.

The couple recently purchased a home near Dallas. She's due in Febuary.

Advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.