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After much deliberation, “have baby, will travel” no longer applies to Melissa Rycroft, who recently relocated to California along with husband Tye Strickland and the couple’s daughter Ava Grace.

“We have taken the leap after years and years of saying we never would,” the former Dancing With the Stars contestant, 28, told PEOPLE during the Kardashian Kollection launch party Wednesday in Hollywood, Calif.

“Adding a baby to the equation makes… Continue reading Melissa Rycroft: Why We Made the Move to California

The Celebrity Baby Boom Continues: Melissa Rycroft, former star of The Bachelor and an ex-Dancing With The Stars contestant, and her hubby Tye Strickland are now happy parents to daughter Ava Grace Strickland. Baby Ava made her big debut at a hospital in Dallas Wednesday afternoon, according to OK! Magazine, who spoke with new mom [...] Continue reading “The Bachelor’s” Melissa Rycroft Gives Birth

Melissa Rycroft Pregnant

Melissa Rycroft — the former Dallas Cowboys cheerleader who parlayed being royally dumped by Bachelor Jason Mesnick on national television into a lucrative career in broadcasting — is expecting her first child with hubby Tye Strickland.Melissa — a GMA correspondent who competed on Dancing with the Stars – married insurance agent Strickland last December. Their [...] Continue reading Melissa Rycroft Pregnant

Melissa Rycroft — who was famously jiled by Bachelor star Jason Mesnick — has been tipped to co-host Bachelor Pad, a new reality spinoff featuring previous contestants from The Bachelor and The Bachelorette, alongside longtime Bachelor host Chris Harrison.ABC has ordered a six-episode spinoff of its wildly-popular Bachelor series, which will see 20 former [...] Continue reading Melissa Rycroft Will Host “Bachelor” & “Bachelorette” Spinoff “Bachelor Pad”