Added husband Hank Baskett, a wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts, "It was awesome... I am in straight awe, trust me."
Wilkinson said she had time to prepare before going to the hospital.
"The good thing about being induced is that it's like planning a trip, just very calm," she explained. "We ate a huge dinner before we came to the hospital. I ate a whole batch of brownies because I was nervous. No wonder he's 9 pounds!"
Once they arrived to the Clarian North Medical Center, "I was induced early in the morning; then it was wait, wait, wait," she said. "I was experiencing contractions throughout the day, and I was anxious. I kept checking the monitor every second, like 'Is it happening yet?'"
After welcoming their son, the couple released a statement that read, "We're happy and healthy and enjoying every second with little Hank."