Entertainment TV Relive Her Pregnancy: See Jill Dillard's Growing Baby Bump Track the new mom's progress from pregnancy announcement to gender reveal (spoiler: it's a boy!) By Alicia Dennis and Jocelyn Vena Updated on January 25, 2022 02:18 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 19 8 WEEKS Two months after walking down the aisle, Derick and Jill Dillard (née Duggar) share some happy news on an August cover of PEOPLE: "We're having a baby!" Jill says, revealing that they're due in March. "We are so excited." 02 of 19 11 WEEKS Andrew Eccles Pregnancy isn't quite a walk in the park for the 23-year-old, who shares that she's suffered from morning sickness. Luckily, mom Michelle Duggar is on hand to help. "I ask my mom a lot questions. I'll ask, 'How do you feel at this point?' and 'What did you do at this point?'" Jill tells PEOPLE in September. "Her morning sickness wore off about now, and she started feeling better. She told me she was craving sour stuff and then she didn't want sour stuff. I am still kind of in the middle." 03 of 19 11 WEEKS, 2 DAYS Courtesy Derick Dillard The mom-to-be celebrates every week of her baby's development, tracking her growing bump as she approaches another milestone. "Next week is my second trimester, I am so excited," Jill tells PEOPLE. "Now that I am feeling better, we are going to start getting things ready for the baby and start thinking of names seriously." 04 of 19 12 WEEKS, 1 DAY Courtesy Derick Dillard With the arrival of Baby Dilly getting closer and closer, the Dillards register at Walmart and try to keep their list as "practical" – and personal – as possible. "Derick said we should put Dr. Pepper on there, because if you have late nights, you have to have caffeine," Jill jokes. "I told him, 'I like Fanta,' so he put that on there and some Gatorade, as well." 05 of 19 13 WEEKS, 1 DAY Courtesy Derick Dillard "Officially in our second trimester! Our baby is now the size of a fuzzy sweet Georgia peach!" dad-to-be Derick, 25, reveals on Sept. 17. He's not the only one who's eager for baby's debut: "The grandmas are really excited," Jill adds. "They are thinking of all the things that a baby should have." 06 of 19 15 WEEKS, 3 DAYS Courtesy TLC There it is! The bump starts to really, well, bump in early October. "I can't believe I'm finally showing," Jill tells PEOPLE. "It's such an exciting time, and I'm so happy to be close to my family – my mom and sisters." 07 of 19 18 WEEKS Courtesy Discovery It's a boy! The parents-to-be announce the big news with PEOPLE, and reveal they've been planning for their first child by "Writing out bible verses for encouragement during pregnancy, labor and delivery." Want more of Jill and Derick? Tune in to TLC's 19 Kids & Counting: Jill's Wedding on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 8 p.m. ET. 08 of 19 19 WEEKS Courtesy Derick Dillard How do you celebrate making it halfway through your pregnancy? If you're this mom-to-be, you post yet another snapshot of your growing baby bump and proclaim you and your husband to be "#proudparents" on Instagram. 09 of 19 19 WEEKS David Welker/Discovery Communications Baby's first wedding! Despite being about five months pregnant, Jill is happy to get glam for sister Jessa's Nov. 1 nuptials in Arkansas. 10 of 19 20 WEEKS Courtesy Jill Dillard The soon-to-be parents celebrate one last Thanksgiving before they become a family of three. "I am keeping his ultrasound pictures safe – it is so exciting to look at this picture," Jill tells PEOPLE of her little one. "He is moving and kicking now, and it's crazy to realize I have this wonderful baby boy inside me." 11 of 19 22 WEEKS Courtesy Jill Dillard/Instagram Baby Dilly is already getting in on the family's charity work – and he's not even out of the womb yet. "Headed back to the USA. Praise God for the work He is doing in El Salvador. #babydillysfirstmissiontrip," Daddy Derick writes on Instagram. 12 of 19 24 WEEKS Courtesy Jill Dillard It's baby's first Christmas – well, almost. Jill and Derick celebrate their little gift, wrapping her baby bump up like a present for an Instagram pic that reads "To: Jill amp Derick, From: God." "Merry Christmas from the Dillards," the mom writes. "As we rejoice in the celebrations around the birth of Jesus Christ, we thank God for our precious little gift!" 13 of 19 28 WEEKS, 4 DAYS Courtesy Jill Dillard/Facebook They grow up so fast, don't they? "Baby Dilly is getting big!" Jill shares on Facebook just after the New Year. But, she adds of her little bundle of joy, "We'll let him cook awhile longer tho." 14 of 19 31 WEEKS Courtesy Jill Dillard/Facebook The Duggar family keeps growing! "Preggo sistas!" Jill writes in late January in a Facebook photo featuring Anna Duggar, who is expecting her fourth child. 15 of 19 33 WEEKS Courtesy Derick Dillard With #BabyDilly's due date coming close, it's time for a shower. "Thank you to my awesome team at work for putting on an unforgettable baby shower for Jill and me," Derek writes, adding, "#firstbabyshowerexperience." 16 of 19 34 WEEKS Courtesy Anna Duggar Bigger bumps require another sister-in-law shot with fellow mom-to-be Anna. "So fun to be pregnant at the same [time] as Jill! #babybumps #20weeks #34weeks #4kids #1Kid #19 kids," she posts on Instagram. 17 of 19 35 WEEKS 1, DAY Courtesy Duggar Family/Facebook "Almost here!" the family posts on Facebook just a few weeks before the little guy's planned arrival. "Our birth team is midwives and Jana," Jill, also a midwife, told PEOPLE, adding that she and Derick are hoping to have a home birth. 18 of 19 38 WEEKS, 5 DAYS Courtesy Duggar Family "We are getting so close!!!" Jill and Derrick write on Facebook, just days away from welcoming their little guy. A sure sign? "I have been having a few Braxton Hicks contractions here and there and the [baby] is moving around a lot," she tells PEOPLE. "We are so excited and very happy." 19 of 19 40 WEEKS, 2 DAYS Courtesy Derick Dillard Yep, still pregnant! A ready-to-pop Jill takes another pic three days after her due date. "I wonder if #babydilly will decide to come on the one-year anniversary of my engagement to @jillmdillard this weekend," dad-to-be Derick muses, weeks before they welcome baby boy Israel David on April 6.