There's no doubt about it: reigning "Dancing With The Stars" pro champ Peta Murgatroyd is one of the cutest mommies-to-be in Tinsel Town. The gorgeous blonde dancer, who is expecting her first child with fellow "DWTS" pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy in January, has chronicled much of her pregnancy via a series of Twitter and Instagram posts, and Oct. 7 saw her add yet another image to her growing collection.

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Peta Murgatroyd, Maksim Chmerkovskiy cuddle with their bun in the oven

The photo, which is taken from Murgatroyd's perspective and features her legs, Chmerkovskiy's legs, and Chmerkovskiy's hand on her exposed baby belly, included the caption "Early morning snuggles... just the 3 of us." 

Previous snapshots posted by the season 22 "DWTS" champion show her beautiful pregnant body, although she hasn't been shy about sharing the downsides of hosting a burgeoning little one.

'Dancing with the Stars' pros Peta Murgatroyd and Maksim Chmerkovskiy will welcome their first child in January. Glenn Francis/Wikimedia
'Dancing with the Stars' pros Peta Murgatroyd and Maksim Chmerkovskiy will welcome their first child in January. Glenn Francis/Wikimedia

On Oct. 6, Peta Murgatroyd posting a stunning image of herself --blonde locks perfectly coiffed, wearing a grey dress and strappy heels-- and included the revelation that "#babychmerkovskiy is kicking through my rib cage right now... 7 mo on Monday" 

In addition to an array of stunning selfies, the New Zealand-born Aussie Murgatroyd shared one other fun tidbit with fans via Twitter on Sept. 26: she's learning Russian.

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She called her first language class "dope" and quipped that she needs "to be able to keep up with #babychmerkovskiy"

Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Amber Rose seeking 'Dancing with the Stars' season 23 title

Although Murgatroyd is sitting out "DWTS" season 23 for obvious reasons,Maksim Chmerkovskiy, who returned as a pro coach this fall despite previously saying he was done with the show, is still alive in the hunt for the Mirrorball Trophy. When "Dancing with the Stars" returns to ABC on Oct.

11, the fifth week of competition will see the Ukrainian stud and model Amber Rose perform a samba set to "Woman Up" and inspired by Rose's most memorable year. Expect good things from the duo: in his weekly EW blog, Chmerkovskiy wrote that they finally feel like "'Ah, now we got this!'"

"Dancing with the Stars" 2016 airs Mondays on ABC.

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