No evil stepmom horror stories over here – Miranda Lambert is gushing over her new life as a and stepmom to his 7-month-old son.
In an , the 35-year-old country music star opened up about her blended family – dogs, husband, baby and all – and noted that McLoughlin inherited some furry friends.
"He’s a great guy and, bless his heart, he didn’t have any dogs or any animals at all when he came into this relationship, so he inherited a whole barn full," Lambert told Extra. "Marching with us today, he knows how important that is to me. He lives with a crazy dog lady."
Lambert's husband, an NYPD officer, didn't leave his wife without an inheritance of her own. Upon marrying McLoughlin , she also became a stepmom to his son.
“My stepson is amazing,” Lambert said. “I’m loving that whole phase, and I’ve raised a million dogs, so I feel like I’ve got that part of my womanly/motherly thing is full, so this is a whole new journey. It’s great.”
Since Lambert resides in Nashville and McLouglin works in New York, the couple splits their time between the two cities.
"We have the best of both worlds," Lambert said. "We spend time in New York, we get to see our adorable nugget, then we get to come back to the farm and have the quiet life. I’m enjoying the balance."
Lambert was married to fellow country singer Blake Shelton before they divorced in 2015 after four years of marriage.
the country singer met her now husband in November 2018 during her performance on "Good Morning America."
Lambert announced their marriage with a social media post in February.
"In honor of Valentine’s Day I wanted to share some news. I met the love of my life," she captioned a pair of photos from the couple's wedding day. "And we got hitched! My heart is full. Thank you Brendan Mcloughlin for loving me for.... me."