07 February 2019 20:36
Christine Lampard made an emotional return to Loose Women on Thursday, where she caught her co-stars up on life as a new mum. The TV star and her football manager husband Frank welcomed their first child, daughter Patricia in September, and this week marked Christine's first appearance on Loose Women since the birth. She got emotional as she spoke about the birth of her little girl while also revealing that her husband Frank needs to change more nappies. Motherhood: Christine Lampard made an emotional return to Loose Women on Thursday, where she caught her co-stars up on life as a new mum Christine described the newborn days as a 'beautiful fog' before telling her colleagues she was a 'complete emotional mess' at the birth. 'That gets me every time' she said with emotion in her voice as her co-star and fellow mum Stacey Solomon leaned over to hug her.
Emotional: The TV star got emotional as she spoke about the birth of her little girl Patricia last September Christine went onto admit that she's been missing the support of her parents day-to-day as they are back home in Northern Ireland. Birth: Christine described the newborn days as a 'beautiful fog' before telling her colleagues she was a 'complete emotional mess' at the birth with husband Frank Christine paid tribute to Frank's late mother Patricia, her daughter's namesake, telling the ITV show: 'Frank was incredibly close to his mum. Christine explained that she has a photograph of Frank's mother in her baby's nursery and said: 'When I'm feeding her I'll say "that's your granny that's who you are named for".' Missed: The star paid tribute to Frank's late mother Patricia, her daughter's namesake Christine Lampard made her grand return to Loose Women today (Thursday February 7), after her maternity leave. The presenter welcomed her first child with husband Frank Lampard in September, a baby girl named Patricia. And it didn't take Christine long to get emotional as she discussed welcoming her daughter in to the world, telling the panel: "What got me was the doctor saying 'Christine, you are about to become a mummy'." "Frank was incredibly close to his mum and it's one of his biggest regrets that I never got to meet her, she passed away the year before we met.
However, when it came to recalling the moment she was about to become a mother, Christine was overcome with emotion and was consoled by her fellow ITV panelists. "It gets me every time because I am [now a mum]" Christine continued. Frank's mother sadly passed a year before the couple got together, with Christine admitting to the panel: "It's one of his [Frank's] biggest sadnesses' that she passed away before we got to meet. ITV Loose Women: Christine Lampard in tears as she recalls baby Patricia's birth ITV Loose Women: Christine Lampard returned to the ITV panel show Speaking of how Frank had been coping as a new father, Christine said: "He's done less nappies than me. "When he does do the nappies, he's very good." Trying to get back into a routine after five months away from work, the panelist said: "I went out yesterday, I got back into a routine, so we went for a cup of tea.
I am brave enough now to take her out and get her out on my knee, but in the early stages I was a bit worried about it, thinking 'what if I don't have everything, what if she starts crying.'" Patricia is one very loved baby too, with Christine adding: "She's the first grandchild in our family and is very much adored." The TV presenter has had a lot to celebrate over the past few days, having celebrated her 40th birthday over the weekend, which she spent with her husband Frank Lampard. Christine Lampard and husband Frank welcomed baby daughter Patricia in September The 40-year-old and Frank welcomed their first child together in September. We're so in love." Baby Patricia was named after Frank's late mum, Pat. who passed away in 2008 after losing her battle with pneumonia. Christine Lampard cried as she described the moment she realised she's a mother - and how she's only just brave enough to take baby Patricia out in public. The mother has just had her first child with Frank Lampard, five-month-old Patricia, who is named after Frank's mother, who died before she met Christine.
She said: "It is very old-fashioned, it was Frank's mum's name. "Frank was incredibly close to his mum and it's one of his biggest regrets that I never got to meet her, she passed away the year before we met." Rex Features 6 Immediately reaching for the tissues, she also shared the decision to name their daughter after Frank's mother Patricia Christine's return comes five months after she gave birth to her first child in September 2018. Christine Lampard gives birth to baby girl with husband Frank and name daughter Patricia Charlotte The couple decided to name their daughter Patricia after Frank's late mother. ITV viewers welcomed back Loose Women presenter Christine Lampard and they can't believe she has just had a milestone birthday. The wife of footballer Frank Lampard also said how much of an 'emotional mess' she was during the birth while revealing she had a c-section.