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Jillian Harris, star of the fifth season of The Bachelorette, is expecting her first child, she announced via Instagram on Friday. The 36-year-old and her boyfriend of four years Justin Pasutto both made announcements on their individual Instagram accounts.

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"I can't remember a time where my heart has been SO full," Harris wrote. "We are over the moon, stoked, blessed, [sic] ecstatic!!!!! Harris, who first appeared on The Bachelor in Season 13, was previously engaged to Edward Swiderski before they broke up in 2010.

Pasutto acknowledged on his account that people had been waiting for him to "lock it up" (meaning marriage) but the bundle of joy on the way is much more secure than a ring.

Congrats to the happy couple!