“The Real Housewives of Orange County” alum Gretchen Rossi has a baby on the way!

On Monday, Rossi announced on an episode of “The Doctors” that she’s expecting her first child with longtime partner Slade Smiley.

The 40-year-old told People magazine, “It’s pretty exciting that we have our little Christmas miracle. It’s been a little bit harder than I definitely anticipated.”

She admitted, “I think they lie to you when they tell you you’re gonna get morning sickness. They lie to you — it’s all day sickness! But the good news is that my doctor told me that’s actually a good sign.”

The baby is due to arrive in July. Of their journey to become parents after 10 years together, Rossi said, “There’s been a roller coaster of emotions through this and I don’t want to pretend, especially for all the couples out there going through this, it’s not an easy journey — it really is not. Yes, we have definitely grown through this, thank goodness.”

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