Sharing at her terms. Days after Blake LivelyAnnouncement by she and her husband Ryan ReynoldsWe were expecting baby No. 4, theGossip Girl alum realized photographers were clamoring to get a glimpse of her baby bump — so she shared the pictures herself.
“Here are photos of me pregnant in real life so the 11 guys waiting outside my home for a 🦄 sighting will leave me alone. You freak me and my kids out,” she shared via Instagram in September 2022.
She added, “Thank you to the media who have a ‘No Kids Policy’. You all make all the difference 🙏♥️. Much love!”
The Betty Buzz founder, Pal, is glowing in these photos of her baby bump while she poses with her bump. Pal Taylor SwiftAnd sister Robyn LivelyReynolds, who married Reynolds, makes appearances in the snaps Simple FavorStar in 2012.
Reynolds and Lively have three daughters. Blake gave birth in late 2014 to their James before she welcomed Inez the following year. Betty was secretly birthed in 2019.
The Age of AdalineStar is proud of her ability to give her little girls a normal life. “Blake and Ryan have done a really great job at raising them away from the public eye and having as normal as a life they can,” a source exclusively explained to Use Weekly about the couple’s “protective” parenting style in June 2022. “They’ve always wanted to make sure their children’s lives were kept private.”
Blake revealed her pregnancy while attending the 10th annual Forbes Power Women’s Summit on September 15, posing for photos in a sparkly gold mini dress that showed off her growing belly. The “radiant” Shallows actress wasn’t “trying to hide” her pregnancy, gently cradling her stomach before heading into her panel, an onlooker told UsAt the time.
“Blake is relieved that the secret is out,” an insider told UseOnly after the big news. “She held it in until she couldn’t anymore!” the insider shares. “She loves dressing up her baby bump and wanted to make a statement.”
In her September 17 Instagram post, she first spoke out about being pregnant for the 4th time. Though they haven’t said much publicly, the Wrexham is your homeStar and the California native have been open about their desire to have a boy with friends.
“They are hoping for a boy this time around,” the source shared with Use. “But, of course, they just want a healthy baby, no matter the gender. .. The timing is perfect because all of their kids are two years apart so they’re keeping with the pattern.”
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