Khloe Kardashian has finally revealed she and boyfriend Tristan Thompson are expecting their first child in 2018. The reality TV star revealed the news on Wednesday (Dec. 20), by sharing a gorgeous black and white picture that shows Tristan and her touching her bare baby bump.
"My greatest dream realized! We are having a baby!" she wrote alongside the snap. "I had been waiting and wondering but God had a plan all along. He knew what He was doing. I simply had to trust in Him and be patient. I still at times can't believe that our love created life!"
She continued: "Tristan, thank you for loving me the way that you do! Thank you for treating me like a Queen! Thank you for making me feel beautiful at all stages! Tristan, most of all, Thank you for making me a MOMMY!!! You have made this experience even more magical than I could have envisioned! I will never forget how wonderful you've been to me during this time! Thank you for making me so happy my love!
"Thank you to everyone for the love and positive vibes! I know we've been keeping this quiet but we wanted to enjoy this between our family and close friends as long as we could privately. To enjoy our first precious moments just us. Thank you all for understanding. I am so thankful, excited, nervous, eager, overjoyed and scared all in one! But it's the best bundle of feelings I've ever felt in my life!"
Proud dad-to-be Tristan, who already has a son with former girlfriend Jordan Craig, replied to her post and shared exactly how they met and who set them up. "My love, thank you for allowing me to be apart of your journey and entering your life that day at the bel air hotel. One of the best moments of my life.
He continued: "I'm soo happy to be in this journey together with you and creating this angel from the man above. [...] Btw, shoutout to brodie @brandonjennings for bringing this King and Queen together".
The 33-year-old mum-to-be was clearly overwhelmed by all the well wishes, taking to Twitter several hours later after the announcement to once again thank all her fans.
She wrote: "I was so nervous to post our announcement but WOWWW I am overwhelmed with the response by you guys!!! Thank you! Thank you! I love you guys!!"
Khloe isn't the only one in the family who is expecting a baby. Her youngest sister Kylie Jenner and boyfriend Travis Scott are reportedly expecting a baby girl in February. Sister Kim Kardashian and husband Kanye West are also expecting their third child — a daughter — via a surrogate.