Why Bachelor Alum Ben Higgins Isn’t Having Kids Anytime Soon


Ben Higgins is taking his time enjoying the honeymoon phase of marriage.

The BachelorAn alum wed Jessica Clarke less than a year ago in November 2021, revealed he isn’t rushing to have kids anytime soon.

“We’re excited for kids,”Ben, 33 years old, spoke exclusively to E! News, while promoting his Aug. 9 appearance at E!’s Celebrity Beef. “I believe that, God willing, we will have kids. But right now it’s not a conversation we have often and it’s not something I believe either of us are craving. You know, you hear the ‘baby fever,’ I don’t know if either of us have baby fever right now.”

In the meantime, Ben and Jessica are focusing on their roles as parents of a fur baby.

“We do have a kid,”He concluded. “It’s a puppy and we’re trying really hard to make sure that puppy is the best puppy possible…We’re making good progress.”

The pair tied the knot in a romantic ceremony at The Estate in Cherokee Dock in Tennessee after three years of dating.