Khloe Kardashian Confirms Pregnancy With Tristan Thompson

Entertainment | By Ian Anglin | December 22, 2017

This Wednesday, Khloe Kardashian posted the first photo of her bare tummy, showing that she is carrying a child. After she posted the photo on Instagram, she received over one million likes in 15 minutes, with the number growing ever since. After three hours, her post had 4.5 million likes - that goes to show how happy Khloe's fans are that the reality TV star has finally conceived a child with the love of her life, the basketball player Tristan.

The Photo Revelation

After many weeks of rumors, Khloe Kardashian finally confirmed the reports of her pregnancy, by posting the above photo on her Instagram. The photo was posted this Wednesday, and it has already racked up millions of likes.

She Is Having Her First Child

The reality TV star, who is 33-years old, has mentioned that this is her first child, meaning that she is very happy to finally have it. The photo also features her boyfriend, the popular basketball player Tristan Thompson who is 26 years old.

Her Greatest Dream Realized

Alongside this photo, the star has also mentioned that this is her greatest dream in life, that has been finally realized. It is good to see a celebrity place more value on her family and offspring than to fame - she is going to be a great mother.

She Had to Trust in God

Khloe's Instagram post read: "My greatest dream realized! We are having a baby! I had been waiting and wondering but God had a plan all along. He knew what He was doing." It seems that the star had been trying to conceive a child for a while.

Love Created Her Child

Later in her post, Khloe adds that she was amazed that the love she shares with Tristan created life. She said, "I simply had to trust in Him and be patient. I still at times can't believe that our love created life!"

The Post Received One Million Liked in 15 Minutes

After Khloe uploaded the first photo showing her baby bump, the post received over one million likes on Instagram in just 15 minutes. That must have been a record. The post continued racking up the like and got to 4.5 million after 3 hours.

She Loves Her Boyfriend

After writing about how much she loves her baby, Khloe turned her attention to the second love of her life, her boyfriend Tristan. She said, "Tristan, thank you for loving me the way that you do!" Obviously, the couple is deeply in love and trust each other.

The Reason Why She Kept Quiet

Some of Khloe's fans wondered why the reality the baby secret for such a long time period. She told her stars that she had to because she wanted to first let her family know, so they can celebrate the occasion by themselves.

"Thank You for Making Me a Mommy"

Khloe had to share a few more words about how much she appreciates Tristan. She wrote "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!!!"

The Experience Was Magical

Khloe also says that the whole experience - from meeting Tristan to conceiving the baby and sharing the news with her friends, family, and fans, has been absolutely magical. She also says that the whole doing went better than she thought it would.

"Thank You for the Positive Vibes"

Another part of the long message Khloe posted to social media reads, "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!"

Tristan Thanks Her for the Kind Words

Khloe's boyfriend Tristan, also took to social media to thank his girlfriend, and perhaps future wife. He wrote, "my love, thank you for the aligned [sic] me to be part of your journey in life and allowing to share this moment with you."

She Is Feeling the "Best Bundle of Feelings"

Khloe has called the mix of emotions she is feeling at the moment as the "best bundle of feelings" she has ever felt. That is a unique way of putting this situation in words, but that is just one of the reasons why Khloe's fans love her so much.

The First Reports That She Was Carrying a Child

The first rumor regarding Khloe's possible pregnancy came out in October this year when the US Weekly magazine reported that Khloe Kardashian could be possible carrying a child from her boyfriend and basketball player Tristan. Afterwards, news started to spread all over social media.

She Was Hiding Her Pregnancy

After the rumors regarding her pregnancy spread, Khloe did everything she could to hide her ever-expanding midsection. She began wearing baggy clothes and outfits, but the paparazzi had already spread the rumor, and the baggy clothes didn't help her situation.

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