Anderson Cooper shares new images of “sweet” and “kind” son Wyatt on his first birthday
Amid the bleakness of the final 12 months’s information cycle, there have been some glad headlines. In the early weeks of the pandemic final 12 months, CNN’s Anderson Cooper gave us one such little bit of pleasure with the thrilling information that he was a first-time father to a ridiculously candy child boy named Wyatt. Cooper shared the information of his son’s start in an emotional submit and now, a 12 months later, he’s celebrating the infant’s first birthday with simply as a lot sentimentality.
“Today is Wyatt’s first birthday. I can’t believe it has already been a year,” Cooper writes in an Instagram submit that features two new images of his son.
Is this not the cutest child ever? Except for all of our personal infants, in fact. Your personal is at all times cutest however Wyatt is a very shut second, I believe we will all agree.
Cooper gushes, “He is sweet and funny, happy and kind, and i love him more than I ever thought possible.” Like, cease it. This is means too lovely.
Cooper has been fairly open about his journey to fatherhood and the candy moments he now shares together with his son. When saying the infant’s start, the brand new dad obtained very emotional. “As a gay kid, I never thought it would be possible to have a child, and I’m grateful for all those who have paved the way, and for the doctors and nurses and everyone involved in my son’s birth,” he informed CNN viewers. “Most of all, I am grateful to a remarkable surrogate who carried Wyatt, and watched over him lovingly, and tenderly, and gave birth to him. It is an extraordinary blessing – what she, and all surrogates give to families who cant have children.”
He has since opened up about co-parenting together with his ex-partner Benjamin Maisani. The pair nonetheless stay collectively and share parenting duties for little Wyatt. He informed Ellen DeGeneres earlier this 12 months that the association is “weird” nevertheless it works for them. “We actually still live in the same house, because we get along really well and…yeah, it’s weird but it works out,” he defined.
Cooper additional defined to Howard Stern that having his ex round made sense as a result of he’s like household. “I don’t really have a family,” Cooper stated on the time. “So my friends become my family. And this is somebody that I was involved with for 10 years. He’s a great guy.”
Now that Wyatt is getting older, Cooper is exhibiting followers candid moments together with the infant boy watching his well-known dad on TV as a Jeopardy visitor host.
He’s additionally shared moments with Bravo host and expensive pal Andy Cohen and Cohen’s toddler son, Ben. Cohen even “shared” his nanny when Wyatt was born and one thing about these two being dad buddies simply warms my coronary heart.
Hopefully Cooper retains the lovable Wyatt updates coming as a result of I’ll by no means complain about seeing extra of that lovely face — or of Cooper loving life as an equally lovely dad.