12 Times Baby Mae Stole Our Hearts

If you watched the Thornton House transform on Home Town, there were plenty of surprises. The living room, dining room and galley kitchen came to new life with a $60,000 budget, Mal's jambalaya made us hungrier than ever, and Erin and Ben welcomed a healthy baby girl into the world. Mae Napier was born on May 28, 2021, and she was the bittersweet conclusion to the hardest season of filming ever. Since then, Ben and Erin have shared their sweetest moments with Mae that make us cherish the little things even more. Here's a few of our favorites!











Be sure to pre-order Erin's children's book, The Lantern House, and read more about the Thornton House on the journal! Catch a new episode of Home Town every Sunday on HGTV at 8/7ct.