Ashley Parker & Husband Flaunt Blooming Married Life With Happy Bumps
For the American journalist, Ashley Parker, incredible is something that defines bother her career and love life!
While the White House reporter for The Washington Post has written success all over her resume, she is also blessed with a blissful married life with her long-time partner.
Not only the married couple took steps forward to have a family of their own, Ashely and her husband are set to welcome the new addition to their family.
Well, interested in knowing how their romance sparked leading them to share a family of their own? Read along.
Romance With Boyfriend-Turned-Husband; Journalism As Common Ground For Married Couple
The senior political analyst for MSNBC, Ashley Parker is lucky in love taking her married life.
She settled down with her boyfriend-turned-husband Michael Charles Bender, also a journalist by profession working as the White House reporter for the Wall Street Journal.
The couple's journalist profession was the one, which made the duo cross path with each other; the duo were both covering national politics back in 2015. In the beginning, the pair remained friends and shared some sort of undefined connection.
And the romance sparked, only two years later in 2017, the time the duo actually began dating. After knowing each other for over two years while sharing similar work frame, the couple allowed their love to grow until they took steps forward in the relationship.
During the end of 2017, after dating for almost a year, Michael presented Ashley with an engagement ring and asked her to marry him. Ashley said 'yes' to the proposal and by December 2017, they were engaged.
Ashley, who remained vocal of her relationship, announced the news of her engagement on her Instagram posting a picture with her man while showing off her engagement ring.
In the picture, she wrote, "35 going on13 and engaged" suggesting the big step in her relationship.
Ashley Parker with boyfriend-turned-husband showing off her engagement ring. (Photo: Ashley Parker's Instagram)
The couple carried on with their romance and almost seven months later, the pair finally exchanged the wedding vows. Ashley and her lover tied the nuptial knot on 16 June 2018 at their home in Washington.
Their wedding was accompanied by their invited guests along with Mike's daughter from his previous marriage which ended in a divorce.
Soon To Be Parents!
With their growing love and commitment in marriage, the pair is now set to begin a family of their own. While the couple raises Mike's daughter together, they are set to add one more bundle of joy after expecting their first baby.
Turns out Ashley is now pregnant and counting days until their first baby together takes birth. Ashley, who has an average salary of $59,168, proudly shows off her growing baby bump through her Instagram posts.
Even though the Bethesda, Maryland, United States native did not make any official announcement of the arrival of the baby, she recently had her baby shower complemented by her close friends. She credited her sister and friends for throwing her the baby show party making he pregnancy official through a post on Instagram.
She posted a picture in which she is seen in her growing baby bump while making it official through the caption. Well, Ashley and her husband Michael is all set to welcome their first baby into this world.