February 14, 2011
TheBoss, Valastro, and wife, Lisa, received a very special Valentines this year. Lisa gave birth to their fourth child, Carlo Salvatore Valastro. According to Buddy's facebook page updated saying mother and baby are doing great. It was while on their trip to Italy, Lisa privately announced to Buddy that they were expecting.
The couple from Hoboken, New Jersey, have made a become a household name since "Carlo's Bakery" made the hit show "Cake Boss" with TLC. As the Boss stormed the pastry and creative cake industry, the bakery has out growned it's building...which is a good thing.
Carlo Salvatore made his entrance at 5:11pm at the Saint Barnabus Medical Center in Livingston, NJ. PEOPLE magazine has reported that the little man has weighed in at 7 lbs. 3 oz. and 20 in.
Carlo is named after the original Carlo who was the original owner of the bakery. Buddy's father, Bartolo "Buddy" Valastro, Sr. , bought the bakery in 1964. Carlo was special to the Valastro family. Both Buddy Sr. and Buddy Jr. have honored the founder of the famous shop. The reached it's 100 year anniversary last year.
Buddy and Lisa have three other children as well. The oldest is their only girl, 7 year-old Sofia, 6 year-old Buddy, and 3 year-old Marco. These four children will also be spoiled by Grandma Mary, Buddy's mother.
On March 6, 2011, TLC has announced they will have a 1 hour special about baby Carlo. A look inside the intimate parts of Buddy's life. The preparations, baby shower, and birth of baby Carlo will shared with the world.