James Van Der Beek is counting his blessings.
On Thursday, Van Der Beek shared a sequence of pics in which he and his 5-month-aged son, Jeremiah, are found taking in a sunset.
The “Dawson’s Creek” star and his wife, Kimberly Van Der Beek, welcomed Jeremiah in November 2021, after experiencing two late-term pregnancy losses.
“Thank god for the surprises. For the detours. For all those periods the universe listened to my designs and explained: ‘Yeah, which is cute… try out THIS,’” Van Der Beek wrote on Instagram. “We weren’t attempting for more kids. We have been completed. But thankfully, this chunky minimal angel realized much better.”
“And when I keep him, I’m reminded of the benevolent forces out there possible laughing at my agenda and ready for me to toss my ‘clarity’ for an upgraded actuality,” he ongoing. “Thank god for surprises… and thank god we SUCK at not finding expecting.”
Van Der Beek and Kimberly are also dad and mom of Olivia, 11, Joshua, 10, Annabel, 8, Emilia, 6, and Gwendolyn, 3.
Van Der Beek astonished lovers previous 12 months when he announced the “safe, delighted arrival of Jeremiah Van Der Beek.” In his Instagram submit, the actor said that they kept the being pregnant tranquil because of to preceding losses, and famous that he was “terrified” when he uncovered out they have been expecting.
The pair relocated from Los Angeles to Austin, Texas, in 2020 and are raising their spouse and children on a sprawling 36-acre house. At the time of the move, he cited personalized tragedies and the ongoing coronavirus pandemic as good reasons.
“We’re so joyful right now,” Van Der Beek advised Currently Parents that year. “It’s been actually good for all of us.”