On a happier note, Simpson recently had a fairy-tale baby shower, and one of the decorations revealed the name she and husband Eric Johnson have decided to give their third child -- Birdie. The couple is already parents to 6-year-old daughter Maxwell and 5-year-old son Ace.
"She just loved the name and thought it was so sweet," a source told ET about Simpson's choice, adding that Birdie is a family name.
ET spoke to Simpson in October, when she talked about how her third pregnancy was going.
"I crave everything!" she admitted. "It's like, with a girl, I just want, like, Pop-Tarts and cinnamon rolls and cinnamon gummy bears and sour cherries. Bring it on!"
"I kind of just, like, go with it," she added about owning her pregnancy. "I go with the waddle -- Immediately when I found out I was pregnant, I was like, stick the stomach out, pop the hips out and waddle. Just own the waddle."
Jessica Simpson and her kids
Jessica Simpson and her kids
My baby Maxwell is 5 years old today. She makes everyone's life mermaid magical. Happy Birthday to our fairytale princess. Mommy, Daddy, and Ace love you with our "holy hearts" (as Max would say) #MerMax #MAXIDREW #canyoube5forever
French toast sticks with sugar for Ace, duh! #BreakfastInBed #MAXIDREW
On pins and needles watching last week's Game of Thrones... just kidding, it's Moana 😉
I'm so in love #SisterAndBrother #MAXIDREW #ACEKNUTE
WACO, TX - MAY 06: (Exclusive Coverage) Eric Johnson, Ace Knute Johnson, Maxwell Drew Johnson and Jessica Simpson attend a spring style event benefitting The Boys and Girls Clubs of Waco, TX at at Dillard's on May 6, 2017 in Waco, Texas. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Jessica Simpson Collection)
Wheels up to Waco! ✈️#wheelsandheels #MAXIDREW (Ace was too shy for the pic 😉)
Family Love 🐰🐣 📸: @kristingram
LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 24: Jessica Simpson and Maxwell Johnson attend the 2017 Princess Grace Awards Gala Kick Off Event on October 24, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by JB Lacroix/ WireImage)
DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 22:Jessica Simpson, wearing Jessica Simpson Collection,(right) with Maxwell Drew Johnson, wearing Jessica Simpson Girls attend Jessica Simpson and Ashlee Simpson Ross come home for the holidays in support of the Jessica Simpson Collection and the launch of Jessica Simpson Home at Belk Galleria Dallas on November 22, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Jessica Simpson Collection)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: Jessica Simpson wearing Jessica Simpson Collection and Maxwell Drew Johnson (left) wearing Jessica Simpson Girls attend Jessica Simpson Collection Fashion Show at Nordstrom on September 20, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Jessica Simpson Collection)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 06: Jessica Simpson, Eric Johnson, Ace Knute, Maxwell are seen in Soho on December 6, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 06: Jessica Simpson and Maxwell Johnson are seen on April 06, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
CHARLOTTE, NC - MARCH 23: (L-R) Jessica Simpson, wearing Jessica Simpson Maternity, with her daughter Maxwell Johnson and Ashlee Simpson, wearing a Jessica Simpson dress, visit Belk Southpark on March 23, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Jessica Simpson)