It’s been five days since Kate Middleton announced she’s pregnant and we’re still ecstatic over the royal couple’s baby news!
With Kate and Prince William’s little one on his/her way, we’ve gathered five facts about the duo’s rather hectic week.
Check them out below!
The Big Announcement
After the 30-year-old was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in Central London to treat Hyperemesis Gravidarum — a severe form of morning sickness — on Dec. 3, St. James Palace confirmed Life & Style’s cover story. “Their Royal Highnesses, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, are very pleased to announce that the Duchess of Cambridge is expecting a baby,” the palace stated.
Hollywood couldn’t get enough of the #royalbaby, which started trending on Twitter shortly after the news hit. “Congratulations Kate Middleton and Prince William. I’m gonna have another cousin! #RoyalBaby,” Ellen Degeneres tweeted.
Due Date Revealed
In this week’s issue, Life & Style reveals when the pair will expect their little one: July! “[Kate]’s due in July, which is a month full of significance for William,” an insider confirms. “His mother, Diana, was born on July 1, and his parents got married on July 29.”
A baby…and a new home! Life & Style reveals in this week’s issue, on newsstands now, that William has plans for his family to live in Scotland — near the Queen’s Balmoral estate. “William has been looking into adding another house to their portfolio and he wants it to be a surprise to Kate,” an insider tells Life & Style.
Gifts & Good Health
After nearly three days in the hospital, Kate was released from the hospital on Dec. 6 and told reporters “I’m feeling much better.” And she’s already received gifts for the royal baby, including a $978 stroller and $265 designer-wear set!