The Olympic swimmer and wife Nicole Johnson welcomed their first child, son Boomer Robert Phelps, on May 5, 2016, which Phelps announced via Instagram. "Best feeling I have ever felt in my life!!!" the new dad wrote. "Nicole and Boomer both healthy!!!"
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DADDY & SON
"Boomer & I are missing this handsome stud this morning," writes Johnson, captioning an adorable photo of the Olympic swimmer and their son.
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Like father, like son! Boomer is loving pool time as he lounges on a float with mom Nicole.
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Boomer goes for the gold – and enjoys every minute of it – in a onesie fit for the son of an Olympian.
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Phelps celebrates his first Father's Day with Boomer – and Johnson is there to document the candid moment. "You're such an incredible daddy to Boomer already & you can already see in Boomer's eyes how much he loves you!!" she captions the pic. "I look forward to watching your relationship grow."
How's this for some serious father-son bonding? The Olympic swimmer and his son unwind with a video game. "I love being able to sit and hang with him!!" read the photo caption. "Even if it's when I'm beating him in some games!!"
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"Boomer was in my arms and asked to get down so he could give [Joey Maddison] a BIG HUG," Nicole wrote, captioning a snuggly snapshot. "Shortly after this they fell over because Boomer puts all his weight into his hugs."
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BIG THINGS AHEAD
Boomer is going to be a big brother! The couple announced they are expecting their second child together on Instagram, captioning an adorable mother-son pic.
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"Do I get to have a brother or sister?!?" read the caption of a photo that sees Boomer freaking out next to Nicole's positive pregnancy test.