By peoplestaff225
Updated January 29, 2009 10:40 AM

Elisabeth Hasselbeck is expecting her third child, she announced Thursday morning on The View. The new baby is due in August and was a pleasant surprise for Elisabeth and her husband Tim.

The 31-year-old is already mom to 3 ½-year-old daughter Grace Elisabeth, and son Taylor Thomas, 14 months.

Source: The View via PEOPLE — see video of the announcement at the link!