Pregnant This Is Us Star Alexandra Breckenridge Opens Up About Expecting a Baby Girl

The countdown has begun: Alexandra Breckenridge is weeks divided from welcoming her second baby — and initial girl.

“I’m so vehement for that baby knowledge again,” a This Is Us star and new luminary orator for Palmer’s told PEOPLE during a fire for Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Enhanced Stretch Mark products. “They’re so honeyed and so precious!”

Breckenridge, who plays Kevin’s ex-wife and rekindled adore seductiveness Sophie on a show, schooled she and father Casey Neil Hooper would be giving their 13-month-old son Jack a small sister.

“I found out we was having a lady on my birthday,” says a actress, 35. “My alloy called and we said, ‘This is a best birthday benefaction ever!’ we unequivocally wanted to have a girl.”

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Still, Breckenridge admits she was “terrified” to tell a This Is Us expel and organisation that she was pregnant. “I had usually started on a uncover and we knew it was going to cut into prolongation time,” she explains. “I didn’t wish them to have to support to me in any way.”

“But we talked to [creator] Dan Fogelman and he was unequivocally good about it,” adds The Walking Dead alum. “We cut around a strike and put me behind things. And [Justin Hartley, who plays Kevin] has been unequivocally honeyed about it too.”

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And now, as a singer preps the hothouse and splurges on her small one’s habit (“I’m perplexing to stop myself — there are so many lovable lady clothes!”), she’s also shower adult a final few weeks of life with an usually child.

“My son is a pistol,” Breckenridge says of Jack. “I can hardly keep adult with him! I’ve been exhausted this whole pregnancy. When Jack was crawling we was chasing after him and now he’s walking and we have to keep tortuous over to keep him from descending on his face.”

Continues a star, “I started doing this thing where we would hang a headband around his chest and underneath his arms so we didn’t have to hook over. He can continue to walk though we can make a falls a small bit softer. It unequivocally works!”

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And when it comes to her small lady on a way, Breckenridge says she’s prepared for a small bit of parental payback.

“I feel like during 13, daughters start to get insane during their mothers,” she says with a laugh. “Or they start hidden their garments and slicing them up, that is what we did. Like, ‘Let me make this into a stand top!’ we have that entrance to me now, I’m sure.”

Fatigue and teen fears aside, Breckenridge can’t repudiate a joys of motherhood. “When Jack was born, we gifted a kind of adore we never had before,” she says. “I desired my father some-more than anything and afterwards we had a child, and that is a totally opposite turn of love.”

“Some people say, ‘How could [you] presumably adore dual of them?’ though I’m not even disturbed about that. If we can adore a initial one this much, I’ll love a second one this most too!”