Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos are the parents of three children, but on the Tuesday edition of “Live With Kelly and Ryan” she admitted she now wishes the couple would have had one more.
“I am regretful that we didn’t have more. There [are] many different reasons. First of all, triangulation. When they are small… you always have two against one. It is just the way it is, it’s unavoidable,” Ripa, 48, told co-host Ryan Seacrest.
Beyond creating a more level playing field, Ripa explained that she also simply enjoyed having children in her life.
“But I also just loved having them. I adore them as the grown-ups that they’ve become,” she added. “But when they are tiny, they are just so adorable. And they say amazing things, and I miss all of that.”
Ripa’s reflections on motherhood no doubt resulted from the duo discussing the arrival of “Watch What Happens Live” host Andy Cohen’s infant son Benjamin earlier in the show: