"So hopefully they'll be a lot like Peta."The engaged twosome, who is planning a wedding for summer 2017, admits that they weren't envisioning starting a family until after they tie the knot — but they're still happy as can be."The timing is perfect, actually," Murgatroyd said.
"I'll have the baby in January and then I'll still have about six months to prepare for the wedding.""The baby will make a wonderful addition to the wedding party," Chmerkovskiy added.
"I can't wait to provide this baby with the tools to become a beautiful, kind person," Chmerkovskiy says in the current issue of the magazine, also revealing that the duo learned they were expecting just a few weeks into season 22 of .
"I was so sick," Murgatroyd said of her first months of pregnancy."I'm looking forward to nurturing something and just having the baby be the center of our world," Murgatroyd said.
She previously ended her engagements to fellow "DWTS" vet Maks Chmerkovskiy in 2009 and to former Detroit Tiger pitcher Brad Penny in 2011.
Even though she won't be on the new season of "Dancing with the Stars," he newly single Smirnoff has plenty to keep her busy.
Smirnoff, 35, is a current pro on the show, who along with partner Corbin Bleu is heading to this season's finals.
Murgatroyd, 29, and Chmerkovskiy, 36, got engaged in December and are thrilled to already be expanding their family, reports.
She just released the book, "We're Just Not That Into You: Dating Disasters from the Trenches," about relationships gone wrong — and will now get the chance to pad out more experiences for any potential sequel.
For Dancing With The Stars professional Karina Smirnoff, 36, and Maksim Chmerkovskiy - who recently left the show - looked incredible as they frolicked on the beaches of Waikiki, Hawaii while clad in swimwear.
Chmerkovskiy, 35, shared the happy news with his followers on Saturday evening with a photo of the moment, writing, “She said 'yes' ? The Biggest and Best Celebrity Engagement Rings Murgatroyd, 29, also shared the news with her fans. ” RELATED: 'Dancing With the Stars' Pro Witney Carson Is Engaged! I am a very intelligent guy, contrary to what it might seem.
Sharna Burgess posted a pic of Chmerkovskiy and Murgatroyd sharing a sweet kiss after the proposal, with the celebratory caption, “So this just happened!!!! @maksimc and @petamurgatroyd it's about bloody time!!!! I guess things happen differently when you're older and time's passed and things have happened.