Molly Bernard Slams Claims She’s ‘Pretending’ to Be Pregnant


Molly Bernard.
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Not holding again! Amid Molly Bernard’s first being pregnant, she has slammed criticism that she is merely “pretending” to expect a toddler.

“In case your stomach is protruding, why would it’s worthwhile to present a constructive being pregnant take a look at??” a social media person commented on the actress’ child bump picture earlier this month. “Is it since you’re pretending or one thing???”

The Youthful alum, 34, reposted a screenshot of the message onto her Instagram Tales on Wednesday, December 28. She added: “ Lol truthfully obsessive about this. ‘Pretending.’”

Bernard, who has not additional addressed the social media criticism, introduced her first being pregnant final month.

“Thrilled to share the very joyful information that @liebhan and I predict our first gayby! We couldn’t be extra excited to begin our parenthood journey,” the Milkwater actress wrote through Instagram in November, referring to spouse Hannah Lieberman. “Making a queer household in a world the place lgbtq+ rights are continually underneath risk is a frightening process.”

She continued in her put up: “Loving Hannah has been one of the crucial profound highlights of my life and I’m honored I get to be a mother or father together with her. As a result of I’m who I’m I’d wish to say the next: being pregnant is a alternative, nobody ought to be compelled by regulation to do that. And please — I urge you to vote for the individuals on this midterm election who will shield our proper to be a household, not threaten to obliterate it.”

Bernard and the legal protection legal professional, 34, wed in September 2021 at the Prospect Park Boathouse in Brooklyn, New York after a number of years of relationship.

“It glided by very quick, and it additionally felt infinite,” Bernard recalled to Vogue of their out of doors ceremony. “However being surrounded by our loving neighborhood and holding Hannah’s fingers all the time — I forgot my bouquet! — was essentially the most significant second of my life so far. It was surprisingly emotional, a really massive expertise. … We’re nonetheless really on Cloud 9. We each felt so held and liked by our now joined communities. The alchemy of that celebration will stick with us for the remainder of our lives. We must always have eaten extra, however aside from that it was excellent!”

Because the married couple put together to broaden their household, the Chicago Med alum has been candid about their fertility journey.

“There’s been a variety of curiosity about how Hannah and I conceived and we had been profoundly fortunate to bump into @mosiebaby. Once I first began speaking to my PCP, they urged that when Hannah and I had been prepared that we should always first attempt at residence earlier than venturing into medical amenities,” Bernard wrote through Instagram on December 13. “We wished to share the intimacy and coziness of creating a child at residence if we might earlier than in search of out different choices.”

She added on the time: “So, we equipped, ordered The Mosie Equipment, LH ovulation sticks, and took an unimaginable class with @refugemidwifery referred to as Past The Baster. I acquired an egg rely ultrasound, peed on my LH sticks for months, took cautious notes and after I absolutely understood my physique as a science challenge, we went for it.”