Erin and Chad Paine have just announced they are expecting their fourth child. Their family addition — due in December — would be the 12th Bates family grandbaby as Zach and Whitney Bates recently revealed they are pregnant with their third (due in November), and Josie and Kelton Balka are expecting their baby — Willow Kristy — in July.

Erin and Chad told “It’s official, baby number four is on the way! We know that life is fixing to get even crazier, but we’re getting ready for more laughs and more love and celebrating every moment along the way!”

View adorable family photos in our gallery below and watch videos capturing uplifting Paine family moments.

Also, be sure to watch a very special episode of “Bringing Up BatesTONIGHT (Thursday, June 6) at 10 PM ET that captures Erin and Chad’s pregnancy journeys for Carson, Brooklyn and Everly.

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