Samantha and Josselyn Harris
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09/17/2008 at 01:00 PM EDT
Samantha Harris is planning some spa time to coincide with co-hosting next week's Dancing with the Stars
premiere – for her soon-to-be 1-year-old daughter, Josselyn.
"To think that a year ago, before the Dancing
season premiere of season five, I was giving birth, and how quickly a year goes, it's fun," Harris told PEOPLE at Tuesday's Eagle Eye
premiere in Hollywood. "Seeing her smile and giggle, and learn new things each and every single day – it's incredible how quickly at that young age."
In honor of Josselyn Sydney Hess's
first birthday Tuesday, Harris planned some fun pampering for the pamper-wearing. "We're going to have a little party at a place that's a kids' spa," she explains. "She's a little young for the mani-pedi, so I think we're just going to have some fun Fisher Price toys to play with, and a lot of other toddlers coming. It will be her first time having cake and ice cream. It will be fun for pictures."
After spending the summer working as an E!
correspondent, visiting family in Minneapolis, and taking Josselyn to the park, Harris, 34, is back to work this fall on the seventh season of DWTS
. But, that doesn't mean she needs to leave the baby at home.
"I brought her to the Dancing
set when she was about five months old, and I hope to bring her back this season as well," Harris adds. "She already has a tutu, so she's ready to tango. Wait a second – you don't tango in a tutu, but she'll find a way."
As for a second child from the uber-busy Harris?
"I come from a two-kid household, I think having siblings is a wonderful thing," Harris says. "Thankfully, things are so busy with Dancing with the Stars
, that it's a really exciting time in my career. I think down the line it's something we'd love to expand the family. But right now we're just enjoying Josselyn and the time getting to know her as she grows up a little girl."