Belfast Telegraph

Friday 24 October 2014

Kim Kardashian: I feel blessed to be pregnant

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West feel "blessed and lucky" to be expecting their first child together.

The TV star posted a statement on her official blog after her rapper boyfriend announced the pregnancy at a concert in Atlantic City last night.

The couple had reportedly planned to keep the baby news under wraps until the svelte brunette started to show, but last week Kim and Kanye were snapped leaving the socialite's obstetrics and gynaecology doctor together, presumably receiving the news that it was safe to share their joy.

Today Kim expressed the couple's excitement in a heartfelt statement, but added that they are sad her boyfriend's late parents can't share their happiness.

"It's true!! Kanye and I are expecting a baby. We feel so blessed and lucky and wish that in addition to both of our families, his mom and my dad could be here to celebrate this special time with us. Looking forward to great new beginnings in 2013 and to starting a family. Happy New Year!!! Xo," Kim wrote.

Kim is reportedly planning to appear at a Las Vegas nightclub tonight - despite the surprise baby news.

TMZ reports that the reality star won't let pregnancy slow her down and will ring in the New Year at 1 Oak on the Vegas strip.

According to sources, the paid public appearance has been scheduled for some time and the brunette beauty is determined to fulfil her professional obligations.

"We're told nothing's changed since Kanye West, unexpectedly, revealed their baby news," the website reports. "The reason? Sources tell us Kim will pull in six-figures for the appearance - plus, boozing is a non-issue for KK... who, we're told, has never been a big drinker anyway."

The insider added that Kim's protective boyfriend Kanye will be at her side for the lavish event.

© Cover Media

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? customercare@belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Nightlife Galleries

More

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Scorpio:

You should be justifiably proud of your progress. It isn't easy to break a bad habit, but you've managed to do so. A perverse side of your personality may tempt you to fall back on the old ways, just to give yourself another challenge. Ignore these impulses. Channel your energy in a positive direction instead. Learning to make clothes, furniture or jewellery will be a great use of your creative ability. You'll be especially successful if you use old, discarded materials in your work.More