Hollyoaks actress Kirsty-Leigh Porter is expecting her first child
Congratulations are in order for Hollyoaks star Kirsty-Leigh Porter who has announced she's six months pregnant with her first child.
The 29-year-old actress, who plays Leela Lomax on the Channel 4 soap and is engaged to her partner of three years Paul, confirmed the exciting news to OK! magazine.
She admitted: "We’re really, really happy. You just feel everything at once."
Kirsty went on to gush about her fiancé by saying: "Something just clicks. If you’re in a relationship and it’s not working then you find yourself having to try.
"With him, it’s just not like that. We make an effort but it’s not hard work – it’s just so natural and effortless."
She added: "I think that’s when you know it’s love, because every day you wake up and you’re happy."
The TV star admitted that although they've "not made any plans" about their big day it seems Paul is eager to tie the knot because he "get in these little love bubbles sometimes, saying, 'I just want to marry you now'."
While we're on the subject, here's a list of all the pregnant celebrities and stars who have welcomed a baby into the world in 2018
There's nothing better than some happy news - especially a wedding or a baby - so we've decided to round up all the pregnant celebrities of 2018.
We love to discuss celebrity baby news so if you're pregnant and want some maternity inspiration or if you're just like us and you're curious/wondering "are any celebrities pregnant right now" we've got you covered.
From reality stars and Olympic gold medallists to soap stars we've rounded up all of the pregnant celebrities who either have already given birth or are due to welcome a baby into the world later this year.
We've even included their incredible pregnancy announcement (that's usually on Instagram), their due date, their baby's gender and of course, their partner they're having their little one with...
Pregnant Celebs 2018 Closer - SLIDER
James and Victoria Bye
EastEnders actor James Bye, who plays Martin Fowler, and his wife Victoria announced in October 2018 that they are expecting their third child together. Victoria told OK! magazine: "We didn't think we'd be able to have any more children after two surgeries – we thought our baby-making days were over. Month after month, we'd see negative tests."But then in June we went to the Soap Awards and I didn't fancy drinking, which is unlike me. When we got home I did a test and it was positive – we were so surprised!"They're already parents to their two sons Edward and Louis.
Greg Wallace and Anna
Greg Wallace and his wife Anna are expecting a baby. The Masterchef, who is already a dad to two from a previous marriage, confirmed the exciting news to OK! magazine. He said: "We were due to start IVF but then it happened naturally after two years of trying. "The doctor told us it was a miracle Anna was pregnant."He went on to say: "I've been scared and stressed since she fell pregnant but since we had the twelve-week scan recently it feels joyous. "Seeing a scan of our baby son and the strength of his heartbeat made me cry."
Jamie Dornan and Amelia Warner
Congratulations are in order for Jamie Dornan and his wife Amelia Warner who confirmed they're expecting their third child. The happy couple are already parents to their daughter's Dulcie and Elva. The Fifty Shades of Grey actor previously opened up about his family life and told Sunday Times Style magazine: "Being a dad is the best, I feel a healthy and lovely duty to provide for my kids, and I really like it. It suits me."Making my kids happy is a good thing for my wife and me to be driven by."
Francesca and Ashley Banjo
Congratulations are in order for Diversity star Ashley Banjo and his wife Francesca who will welcome their first child, a baby girl, into the world. The Britain's Got Talent finalist confirmed the exciting news on Instagram by sharing a photo of their daughter's scan and her pink converse. He wrote alongside the snap: "I am so excited to finally share the news that we are having a baby!! Now the time has come to finally say this out loud I have no idea what to say! "I don't know if words alone can explain how full of joy and happiness we both are. It has been a more difficult journey to this point than most people know but we are now here with one of the most precious gifts in the world... A little girl!"He continued and wrote: "I have so many strong and incredible women around me, I know she will have great examples to follow. "Especially this woman right here - my wife and my rock. You are going to be the best mum in the world. I'm so excited to see our little one grow up and if by any chance she wanted to be like her daddy and bust a few moves, I've already got the dancing shoes covered! "Can't wait to meet you little sweetie ud83dude4fud83cudffcud83dude4cud83cudffdud83dude04❤ufe0f #firstbaby #nextchapter #family"
Hannah Spearritt and Adam Thomas
Congratulations toHannah Spearritt who has announced she's pregnant with her first child.The former S Club 7 singer has confirmed she's expecting a baby girl with her personal trainer boyfriend Adam Thomas. The wonderful news comes after she suffered two miscarriages - one with a former partner and one with Adam back in 2014.
Former Geordie Shore rocket Chantelle Connelly announced that she and her partner Lee are expecting their first child in September.Chantelle posted the happy news on her Facebook page, saying: "Over the moon to announce me and Lee are having a baby. Could not be happier. Can't wait for my happy little family."
Eddie Murphy and Paige Butcher
American actor Eddie Murphy and his long-term girlfriend Paige Butcher are expecting their second child together - making him a dad-of-ten.The exciting news was confirmed when Paige was papped with her baby bump and a representative for the Beverly Hills Cop star has confirmed the little one is due in December.
Benedict Cumberbatch & Sophie Hall
Dr Strange and Sherlock actor Benedict Cumberbatch and his theatre director wife Sophie Hunter are expecting their third child together. Sophie, 40, and Benedict, 42, have two sons together with very posh names, Christopher Carlton and Hal Auden.
Dave Berry and Sarah-Jane
Absolute radio presenter Dave Berry has revealed he's expecting his first child with his wife Sarah-Jane. Announcing the exciting news on the Breakfast Show, he said: "I return from my holidays with news. "The news is, my wife and I are expecting our first child. Exciting but scary news. We are so, so happy it's great."They due to welcome their little one into the world in December.
Robin Thicke and April Love Geary
Six months after welcoming their first daughter Mia into the world, Robin Thicke and wife April Love Geary announced they're expecting their second baby! April announced the happy news on Instagram with an adorable video of her baby daughter Mia holding a picture of the scan.She asked her daughter: "Mia, what's that?", and wrote in the caption: "Well, someone is going to be a big sister next year! We're so excited to share with y'all that I'm expecting again!"It's since come to light that they're expecting another baby girl!
Kelvin Fletcher and Eliza Marsland
Congratulations to Emmerdale actor Kelvin Fletcher and his wife Eliza Marsland who are expecting their second child together.The happily married couple announced the exciting news on Eliza's Instagram account. Sharing a photo of her baby bump, she wrote: "So much to look forward this year! Feeling so lucky and excited for our family of 3 to become 4 ❤ufe0f❤ufe0f❤ufe0f"Kelvin commented underneath the photo and joked: "Looks like me already x"Congrats!
Kara Tointon and Marius Jenson
Former EastEnders actress and Strictly Come Dancing champion Kara Tointon, 35, has sparked pregnancy rumours after cradling her tummy while wearing a floaty dress on the red carpet.She posed at the premier of new film The Festival with her boyfriend of just over a year Marius Jenson (who is also rumoured to be her fiance). Kara couldn't take her hands off her stomach but we are yet to hear confirmation of her baby news.
Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva
The 69-year-old Pretty Woman actor Richard Gere and his Spanish activist wife Alejandra Silva, 34, are reportedly expecting a baby together, just months after the pair married. This will be Richard's second child.
Denise Lewis and Steve Finan O'Connor
Olympic gold medallist Denise Lewis revealed on Twitter that she and her husband Steve Finan O'Connor are expecting their fourth child together.Announcing the wonderful news, she joked: "Well Twitter friends, I haven't let myself go I'm eating for two."Excited and a little nervous even though I have been here before, but hoping for a healthy and trouble free pregnancy."The happy couple are already parents to their three children; Lauren, 19, Ryan, 12, and Kane, nine.
Billie Piper and Johnny Lloyd
Doctor Who star Billie Piper and her partner Johnny Lloyd are expecting their first child together.A source told the Mirror that the couple who have been together for two years are "delighted" at the news. They went on to say: "They can't wait to welcome the new addition to their family."N'aww.The actress is already a mum to Winston, nine, and Eugene, six, from her ex-husband Laurence Fox.
Former Love Island star Tyla Carr is pregnant! The reality star confirmed the exciting news and on Instagram she wrote: "So the news is out and I'm so happy I can just scream it from the roof tops! I'm loving being pregnant and the life that comes with it ud83dude43 I loved the shoot [with OK! magazine] and it just got me even more excited to all that's about to come. "I've wanted my own little family for years, since I can remember to be honest. So this day is finally here with the man of my dreams and I've said it before but I couldn't be happier ud83eudd17 "We have been overwhelmed with lovely messages and support, I am an emotional wreck but I have to thank you all for that, I'm am trying to reply to them all as quickly as I can. "The life I am about to start as a mum is scary but my god am I excited for it :) It can't come any sooner ud83dude0a"Before falling pregnant, Tyla spoke about her 'mystery man' who is thought to be the baby's father and admitted they were moving in together just months after they first started dating.
Coronation Street actor Alex Bain, who plays Simon Barlow, will become a dad later this year.The 16-year-old and his girlfriend Levi Selby (who is also 16) are expecting their baby girl in December and will reportedly name her Lydia-Rose. There was speculation that the couple - who have been dating since April 2017 - had split after Levi shared a snap of her baby scan and wrote on Facebook: "Me and my little girl from now on!! ❤ufe0f❤ufe0f can't wait to start my life with her ud83dudc76ud83cudffb"However a source shut down the claims and told The Sun: "They've been through a bad patch but are now stronger than ever and so excited to meet their baby."It feels even more real now they've got a name. They just want to shout it from the rooftops."
Malin Andersson and Tom Kemp
Former Love Island star Malin Andersson and her painter boyfriend Tom Kemp are expecting their first child together! The reality star confirmed the exciting news on Twitter by writing: "So blessed ud83dudc76ud83cudffc ❤ufe0f "
Christine and Frank Lampard
Loose Women star Christine Lampard and her husband Frank Lampard confirmed that they're expecting their first childtogether later this year.Frank is already a dad to his two daughters Isla and Luna from a previous relationship. The footballer shared a photo of his family and wrote alongside it: "We have some exciting news we wanted to share with you. The Lampard family is growing!ud83dude00 My gorgeous wife @christinelampard is pregnant and we all couldn't be happier!!!"Cute!The happy couple tied the knot back in December 2015 and welcomed their baby girl into the world in September.
Lillie Lexie Gregg and Josh McEachran
Reality TV star Lillie Lexie Gregg and her footballer boyfriend Josh McEachran revealed they're expecting their first child together while on holiday in Dubai.The happy couple were pictured on the beach with Josh cradling his girlfriends baby bump. They wrote in the sand 'Baby Mc 21.10.18' with Lillie captioning the picture: "Soon to be 3 ud83dudc76ud83cudffc❤ufe0f nearly half way!! I LOVE YOU @jmceachran10 xxx ud83cudf0d "Lillie previously dated Gaz Beadle and Stephen Bear.
Josie Gibson and Terry
Big Brother winner Josie Gibson exclusively revealed to Closer Magazine that she's pregnant with her first child. The reality star and her property developer boyfriend Terry first started dating in summer 2017 and are thrilled about their news. Speaking to Closer she explained: "We are so excited! I feel so relaxed and calm. Although I think I'm still in shock."We left our first scan and I just looked at Terry and said, 'What have we done?!' Life is going to change a lot, but we are so happy."N'aww.
Mario Falcone and Becky Miesner
Former TOWIE star Mario Falcone and his fiancée Becky Miesner are due to welcome their first child into the world later this year.Confirming the exciting news, Mario said on Instagram: "I am sooooo happy to announce that my beautiful fiancée @beckymiesner1 and myself are expecting our first baby together!! #babyfalcone ❤"N'aww.The happy couple who got engaged in June 2017 admitted that last year they tried to get pregnant. However, "a few months later I fell pregnant," Becky explained to OK! magazine.
Pippa Middleton and James Matthews
Pippa Middleton and her husband James Matthews are expecting their first child later this year.The happy couple tied the knot in 2017 and almost a year later it came to light that they've started their own family. The exciting news comes shortly after James' brother and Pippa's brother-in-law Spencer Matthews announced he and Vogue Williams are also having a baby.
Chris Evans and Natasha Shishmanian
BBC Radio 2 presenter Chris Evans announced on his show that he and his wife Natasha Shishmanian are expecting twins after trying IVF.The happy couple are already parents to their two sons Noah and Eli, Chris is also a dad to Jade (from a previous relationship).
Jennie McAlpine and Chris Farr
Coronation Street star Jennie McAlpine confirmed she and her long term partner Chris Parr are expecting their second child on Twitter.She wrote: "We've got a bit of news. Our baby boy is going to be a big brother later this year. We can't wait to meet you precious one x"They're already parents to their adorable son Nathan.
Amy Childs and her mysterious boyfriend
Original TOWIE star Amy Childs surprised everyone when she announced she's pregnant with her second child, almost a year after welcoming baby Polly.The reality star has reportedly been dating her showbiz shy boyfriend for eight months before her pregnancy announcement.Confirming the exciting news, she wrote on Instagram: "My partner and I are delighted to announce that polly will soon be welcoming a little brother or sister Into the world ud83dudc76ud83cudffcud83dudc99ud83dudc97 "We are beyond excited! #babynumbertwo #halfwaythere."
Giovanna Fletcher and Tom Fletcher
They're one of the most adorable celeb couples ever and this year Giovanna and Tom Fletcher revealed they're expecting their third child in September!They once again created a cute pregnancy announcement video and on Instagram, Giovanna wrote: "We have some news to share... ❤ufe0fRoll on September. xxx @tomfletcher #love #family"Tom shared the same video and added: "We thought we'd make it a trilogy. Baby 3 coming September! Couldn't be happier. @mrsgifletcher"
Declan Donnelly and Ali Astall
Saturday Night Takeaway presenter Declan Donnell - aka one half of Ant and Dec - has confirmed that he and his wife are expecting their first child together later this year. After posting a photo on Instagram from his wedding day of himself and his wife he wrote: "Just wanted to say thank you for all the lovely messages."The news has sneaked out a little earlier than we had hoped but Ali and I are delighted to be expecting our first child. Thanks for all the love, we really appreciate it."Cute!
Vogue Williams and Spencer Matthews
Made in Chelsea star and former player Spencer Matthews is set to become a dad this year!The reality star and his fiancé announced they're welcoming their first child into the world this year. On Instagram, Vogue Williams wrote: "I couldn't be more delighted to announce that we are expecting our first baby! Being with you @spencermatthews is the best thing that has ever happened to me, you are the dream ❤ufe0fud83dudc76❤ufe0f "Spencer added: "So... I'm going to be a father! Couldn't be happier to be sharing these times with the love of my life @voguewilliams . We feel truly blessed."
If you watched X Factor back in 2015 you'll remember Bupsi Brown's infamous audition where she she climbed on the judge's desk and sat on Simon Cowell's lap!Now, thesinger has confirmed in a gorgeous photoshoot (move over Beyonce) that she's expecting baby number one!
Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden
This year Cameron Diaz and her husband Benji Madden announced they'll be adopting a child.An insider told Life & Style: "They want to adopt from within the US and are counting the days. Cameron is very hopeful."Though they are so fulfilled in every way, they feel this would complete their family."They added: "Cameron feels like the timing is right. She's been asking friends about adoption and reading parenting books. "It's taking time and they have been so patient, but they are both bursting with excitement."
JB Gill and Chloe Gill
JLS star JB Gill and his wife Chloe revealed that they're expecting their second child on Easter Sunday, he wrote on Instagram: "Today has been a brilliant day, Easter Sunday is a day to celebrate new life, a day to remember the ultimate sacrifice of Jesus Christ, a day to share and give presents symbolising the start of spring and this year, for @chloesiobhangill and I to announce that we are expecting our SECOND little Gill ud83dude02❤ufe0fud83dudc4cud83cudffe"Super excited isn't the word, @acejgill is literally buzzing."The happy couple welcomed their baby girl into the world in July. The JLS star shared a photo of his daughter's tiny hand and wrote: "These are the hands that hold my future. "So proud to announce the beautiful baby girl born to @chloesiobhangill and I by God's grace, on 30th July 2018. "Our little boy @Acejgill is simply the BEST big brother a girl could ask for and she is literally lighting up our lives with every moment that passes. We are in love all over again... ud83dudc96ud83dude4fud83cudffe x'"
Joe Wicks and Rosie Jones
Joe Wicks revealed he's going to be a dad this year just 10 weeks before his little one's due date! The Body Coach confirmed the exciting news on Instagram and for the first time ever he shared a photo of himself and his girlfriend Rosie Jones.Rosie gave birth to an adorable daughter in July, announcing the exciting news the Body Coach wrote on Instagram: "The very first moment we met ud83dude0d Last night at 9.29pm we had our first little baby. A girl weighing 7.2lbs. "Rosie and the baby are both in great health and we are all so happy and can't stop cuddling."Thanks to everyone sending well wishes and congratulations. Wish I could respond to them all. Lots of love, Joe, Rosie and baby ud83dude4cud83cudffdud83dudc68ud83dudc69ud83dudc67 #TheBabyCoach"
Tom Daley and Dustin Black Lance
To start the year off, Gold Olympic medallist Tom Daley and his husband Dustin Black Lance revealed they were having a baby this year!The happy couple confirmed they're expecting their first child, via surrogacy, on Valentine's Day. On Instagram they both shared photos of themselves holding their little ones scan.They've since welcomed a baby boy into the world and named him Robbie - after Tom's late dad.
Jacqueline Jossa and Dan Osborne
Earlier this year, former EastEnders star Jacqueline Jossa and ex TOWIE star Dan Osborne announced they would welcome their second child togetherinto the world.The exciting news came shortly after the couple tied the knot and after Jacqueline left EastEnders alongside her onscreen sister Abi Branning aka Lorna Fitzgerald.Despite breaking up, Jacqueline and Dan welcomed their second baby girl Mia into the world. They're already parents to Ella and Dan is a dad to Teddy (from a previous relationship).
Casey Batchelor and Dane Goodson
In May, Celebrity Big Brother star Casey Batchelor gave birth to her baby girl Florence.The reality star who is in a relationship with her secret boyfriend Dane Goodson, confirmed the exciting news in an exclusive interview with Closer Magazine. She admitted: "I'm so happy to be pregnant, it feels so surreal."We'd only just started trying. I thought I was bloated and I'd been to the doctors for some tests. I cried because I thought there was something wrong with me and then found out I was pregnant!"Aww.
Kate Middleton and Prince William
Last year the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton and Prince William revealed they're due to welcome their third child into the world in 2018. They're already parents to George and Charlotte and last year they confirmed baby number three is on its way.On Kensington Palace's Twitter page, the statement read: "Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their third child."The Queen and members of both families are delighted with the news."Aww.They've since welcomed their beautiful baby boy Louisinto the world.
Becky Taylor and Aaron McLeod
Ex on the Beach stars Becky Taylor and Aaron McLeod revealed after getting back together that they were expecting another baby. Becky gave birth to their second child, Dax, in June. The happy couple confirmed the wonderful news on Instagram, with Becky posting a photo of her boyfriend holding her baby bump. She wrote alongside the adorable snap: "To love, laughter and our happily ever after. Happy Birthday baby."Becky is already a mum to her son Rome from her previous relationship with ex-boyfriend Zach Tull.On June 18 the family of three became a family of four! Confirming the exciting news, the yummy mummy wrote on Instagram: "The second beautiful little boy in our lives Dax George McLeod born 18th June 2018 weighing 9lb 11oz."Your big brother, Mummy and Daddy all love you so much thank you for making us complete."
Brigitte Nielsen and Mattia Dessi
Congratulations to Celebrity Big Brother star Brigitte Neilsen and her husband Mattia Dessi who are expecting a baby this year.The 54-year-old actress announced the wonderful news on Instagram by sharing a gorgeous photo of herself cradling her bump. She wrote alongside the image: "Family getting larger ❤ufe0f #me #family #brigittenielsen #babybump"After posting another snap, she wrote: "Happy time ❤ufe0f positive vibes #happyness #positivevibes"The happy couple welcomed their baby girl into the world in June and confirmed the news to People magazine, they said: "We are overjoyed to welcome our beautiful daughter in our lives."It's been a long road, and so worth it. We've never been more in love."Back in 2005, Brigitte starred in CBB alongside her former mother-in-law Jackie Stallone. The TV star, who has been married five times, is already a mum to four boys.
Chloe Green and Jeremy Meeks
The happy couple have been in a relationship for just over a year but in May 2018, Topshop heiress Chloe Green seemingly 'confirmed her pregnancy' after she was pictured with a 'baby bump'.Chloe and her fiancé Jeremy Meeks, who found fame after his mugshot went viral, will reportedly welcome a baby boy in June.
Kate Hudson and Danny Fujikawa
Kate Hudson surprised the internet when she revealed she's pregnant with her third child on Instagram. She has since found out that she's having her first daughter. She wrote to her fans: "SURPRISE!!! If you've wondered why I've been so absent on my social channels it's because I have never been more sick! "It was the most sick first trimester of all my children. Boomerangs have made me nauseous, Superzoom is an easy way to have my head in the toilet, food instagrams make me queezy and thinking too much about insta stories made me even more exhausted than I already had been. "If you've seen me out and about smiling and pretending like everything is amazing...I was lying! BUT! I have broken through on the other end of that and rediscovering the joys of insta/snap."She went on to say: "We have been trying to keep this pregnancy under the radar for as long as possible but I'm a poppin now! "And it's too darn challenging to hide, and frankly hiding is more exhausting then just coming out with it! "My kids, Danny, myself and the entire family are crazy excited! A little girl on the way ud83dudc95 "Aww.The American actress is already a mum to Ryder Robinson, from her previous marriage to Chris Robinson, and Bingham Hawn Bellamy, from her former fiancé Matt Bellamy.
Rachel McAdams and Jamie Linden
She's well known for playing Allie in the Notebook and Regina George in Mean Girls but in real life Rachel McAdams has reportedly welcomed her first child into the world.The mum-of-one and her boyfriend Jamie Linden are allegedly parents to a beautiful baby boy.
Michael Bublé and Luisana Lopilato
Congratulations are in order for Michael Bublé and his wife Luisana Lopilato who are expecting their third child this year.After months of speculation they confirmed the news by showing off Luisana's baby bump on the red carpet! While hosting the the Juno Awards in Canada, Michael joked: "Oops you did it again... my wife and I are pregnant with our number three!"In July Michael and his wife welcomed their baby girl into the world and named her Vida Amber Betty.The happy news comes after their son Noah was diagnosed with liver cancer in 2016. Last year the Bublé family later confirmed that their little one was recovering.
Ex On The Beach Harriette Harper and Taser Hassan have welcomed their son Hudson Harley into the world after a 20-hour labour. Offft. The reality TV star shared an adorable photo of her beautiful baby boy and wrote: "Hudson Harley Hassan! ud83dudc999 pound born at 6:40 on the 26th of July! Mummy and Daddy are so proud you have completed us. Welcome to the world baby boy! @taserhassan"
Katie Waissel and Andy Speer
X Factor star Katie Waissel and her personal trainer boyfriend Andy Speer confirmed they're expecting their first child in 2018.The mum-to-be confirmed the exciting news on Instagram by sharing a snap of her baby bump and scan.They've since welcomed their baby boy into the world, with Katie writing on Instagram: "Andy and I are elated to announce the birth of our darling son Hudson. Born at 2:25am on 07.21.18, our Little Man made his big debut after a legendary 24 hr labor. "Mummy and Baby are doing great, Daddy is already on diaper duty! Baby Hudson we both love you incredibly and unconditionally, and are eternally grateful to be on this journey called life with you. Here is to our next chapter. Love Mama Bear x "
Roxy Shahidi and Arsher Ali
She plays Leyla Harding in Emmerdale but actress Roxy Shahidi announced last year that's she's pregnant with her first child.The mum-to-be and her husband Arsher Ali confirmed the exciting news to OK! magazine. The Emmerdale actress explained how she felt the moment she discovered she was pregnant: "I was absolutely terrified when I saw the test was positive."I assumed it would take us ages but it only took a few weeks. When the pregnancy test was positive I went into a bit of shock!"She went on to confirm she's having a baby girl.
Cat Deeley and Patrick Kielty
TV presenter Cat Deeley and her husband Patrick Kielty confirmed they're expecting baby number two on Twitter.The 41-year-old star wrote: "Over the moon to share that Milo is going to be a big brother! Can't wait to be a family of four in the spring. We're all so excited. ❤ufe0f "Aww.In June the happy couple, who got married in 2012 and are already parents to their little boy Milo together, welcomed their second son James into the world.
Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson
For a KRAZY few months the world was left speculating which Kardashian/Jenner sister was pregnant and after months of speculation, Khloe Kardashian revealed her 'greatest dream realised' was becoming a mum!The reality star confirmed she'll be welcoming her first child, with her partner Tristan Thompson, into the world in 2018 on Instagram. The basketball player is already a dad to Prince (who he had from his previous relationship with Jordan Craig).Days after reports surfaced that Tristan allegedly cheated on Khloe, the KUWTK star welcomed her baby girl True into the world.Khloe isn't the only one in her family who been pregnant with year; her younger sister Kylie Jenner gave birth to baby Stormi and Kim and Kayne West welcomed their third child via surrogacy.
Brendan Cole and Zoe Cole
Brendan Cole and his wife Zoe revealedthey're expecting baby number two on Instagram.The former Strictly star shared a cute Boomerang of his wife pointing to her stomach. They're already parents to their little girl Aurélia.In March they welcomed their son Danté into the world.
Helen Flanagan and Scott Sinclair
Coronation Street's Helen Flanagan - aka Rosie Webster - announced she was pregnant with her second child earlier this year.The soap actress discovered the exciting news while her boyfriend Scott Sinclair was out of the country. He explained to OK! magazine: "It was a little bit of a surprise."I was away in Dubai with my family. Helen couldn't come as she was filming. She found out on a Thursday but had to wait until I got home five days later to tell me."The happy couple, who are already parents to their daughter Matilda, welcomed their daughter Delilah into the world in June.
Cher Lloyd and Craig Monk'
X Factor star Cher Lloyd became a mum this year!The gorgeous star confirmed the wonderful news on Instagram in an incredibly emotional post.In May, the mum-of-one confirmed she welcomed her baby girl into the world and has decided on the gorgeous name Delilah-Rae. The little one is Cher and her husband Craig Monk's first child together; he's already a dad to Tillie (from a previous relationship).
Zara and Mike Tindall
Congratulations were in order for Zara and Mike Tindall who revealed they're expecting baby number two! Zara gave birth to her second daughter Lena in June. She's already a mummy to Mia.The exciting news came a year after the Queen's granddaughter suffered a devastating miscarriage.
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend
Chrissy Teigen, who has previously been very open about her post natal depression, confirmed she and husband John Legend are expecting baby number two in the cutest way. She gave birth to a son, Luna, in May.The yummy mummy posted a video of herself asking her daughter Luna what's in her belly, the little one replied and said: "Baby".It was ADORABLE.Chrissy, who has also been open about using IVF, confirmed she had given birth on Twitter. She simply wrote: "Somebody's herrrrrrre! ud83cudf7cud83eudd17ud83cudf7cud83eudd17 "The happy couple have named their beautiful baby boy Miles.Cuuuuuuute!
Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel
In November 2017, Miranda Kerr and her husband Evan Spiegel announced they were expecting their first child together. They welcomed a beautiful boy into the world in 2018.A spokesperson said: "Miranda, Evan, and Flynn are looking forward to welcoming the newest member of their family."Miranda is already a mum to her son Flynn from her previous marriage to Orlando Bloom.The happy couple confirmed they'd welcomed their baby boy Hart into the world in May. In a statement, they said: "Words cannot explain how happy we are to welcome our beautiful son into our family. "Miranda is doing well and Flynn is excited to be a big brother. Thank you for the kind words and wishes during this very special time."
Candice Swanpoel and Hermann Nicoli
Victoria Secret model Candice Swanpoel and her long-term partner Hermann Nicoli welcomed their second child this year.The model announced she was pregnant on Instagram by posting a gorgeous photo of herself cradling her bump and writing: "ud83eudd30ud83cudffcChristmas came early..ud83dudc7cud83cudffc#2"After welcoming their second child into the world, Candice confirmed she gave birth to a baby boy and named him Ariel The happy couple are already parents to their son Anacan.
Jordan Banjo and Naomi Courts
Diversity star Jordan Banjo became a dad this year!The Dancing on Ice presenter and his girlfriend Naomi Courts welcomed their baby boy into the world this May. Announcing the incredible news, Jordan wrote on Instagram: "Myself and @naomiella21 haven't shared this straight away because we wanted to take some time to appreciate and enjoy the beautiful moment that we had as a family...but on the 07.05.2018 at 12:29am our beautiful son was born! "Words cannot describe the feeling of seeing your future come into this world. I'm so proud of mum & baby, both are doing absolutely amazing and @naomiella21 you are a super woman." If I didn't know it before, I do now, I am the luckiest man there is. Welcome to the world Cassius Ashley Banjoud83dudc63 "
Katherine Jenkins and Andrew Levitas
Last year Katherine Jenkins and her husband Andrew Levitas confirmed that they were expecting their second child on Instagram. She gave birth to a son in May. The happy couple welcomed their baby boy into the world in April. On Instagram, the singer wrote: "Andrew, Aaliyah and I are proud to announce the arrival of our gorgeous son Xander Robert Selwyn Levitas. "His middle names honour our late fathers who live on in our little 'Defender of Men' (Meaning of Xander). Our family, our home and are hearts could not be more full of love & we are incredibly grateful for the gift of being parents to these beautiful children. Cwtches to you all xxx"
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their third child into the world earlier this year via surrogacy.The A-list couple decided on the name Chicago West and the KUWTK star opened up in a heartfelt blog post about using a surrogacyfor her third pregnancy.
Heidi Range and Alex Partakis
This year Sugababes star Heidi Range gave birth to her first child.The singer and her husband Alex Partakis confirmed they're parents to a beautiful baby girl on Instagram. Heidi posted an adorable snap of her little girl and wrote: "We're absolutely delighted to introduce you to our beautiful baby girl. Aurelia Honey Partakis was born on 21/01/18. 6lb 2oz of pure joy!"Daddy and I are floating on Cloud 9 and falling more in love with her by the minute. Welcome to the world my sweetheart ud83dudc23ud83dudc76ud83dudc97 X."
Abbey Clancy and Peter Crouch
Abbey Clancy and footballer Peter Crouch welcomed their third child into the world this year and it's a baby boy!The happy couple are already parents to Sophia and Liberty, and announced their new addition had been born on Instagram. The stunning mummy wrote: "Baby Johnny crouch born 3/1/18 7lb2 5.15pmud83dudc99 so in love with our baby boy ud83dudc99 happy healthy and beautifulud83dudc99 xx"The dad-of-three added on Twitter: "Here he is. Heir to the throne. Johnny crouch born 3/1/18"
Gary Beadle and Emma McVey
Former Geordie Shore star Gary Beadle and his girlfriend Emma McVey became parents this year after welcoming a baby boy into the world.The reality star announced the incredible news on social media by writing: "WOW what a feeling no words can describe it meet our son ud83dude0dud83dudc76ud83cudffcud83dudc99 he is perfect in every way and healthy weighing 6lbs 2."@emma_jane1392 is fine and did amazing... I am a dad can't believe it... I cried I smiled I panicked but I will be there for him no matter what ud83dude4fud83cudffb xxx."
Coleen and Wayne Rooney
After a turbulent year in 2017 involving a drink-driving arrest and allegations that Wayne kissed Laura Simpson, the Rooney family got bigger after Coleen Rooney gave birth to their fourth child.The WAG, who is already a mum to Kai, Klay and Kit, also announced on Twitter that they broken their tradition with their new addition. She wrote: ""So Happy to welcome our baby boy .... Cass Mac Rooney into the world weighing a healthy 8lb 10oz. He is beautiful ud83dudc99 "Yep.Cass with a 'C' and not a 'K' like his older siblings...
Natasha Bedingfield and Matthew Robinson
So Natasha Bedingfield and Matthew Robinson did welcome their first child into the world last year but we only found out about the news this year.Yup.The mum-of-one revealed the news on New Years Day by posting a photo of herself holding up a starbucks cup with word 'mum' written on it.She wrote on Instagram: "Omg! Guess what just happened at the very end of this year! The happiest new Year ever!"
Ore Oduba and Portia
2016 Strictly Come Dancing winner Ore Oduba and his wife Portia are now parents!They welcomed a gorgeous baby boy into the world and confirmed their incredible news on Instagram by sharing a photo or Ore and their little one.The Strictly star wrote: "Cannot find the words to describe this feeling... Just thank you God for our little blessing. "His mum is simply my hero. 09.01.18 the best day in our tiny family's life. Roman, you are our world... and the world is all yours ud83dudc99 @portiajett"
Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott
After months and months of speculation Kylie Jenner FINALLY confirmed she was pregnant days after she had given birth! In an emotional post she described her pregnancy as "the most beautiful, empowering and life changing experience" she had ever had.Despite keeping her pregnancy a secret for nine months, she has been very open about her gorgeous daughter Stormi by posting cute selfies with her little one.Stormi Webster is Kylie and her boyfriend Travis Scott's first child.
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