Kate Middleton is currently on maternity leave as she prepares for the birth of her second child. The Duchess of Cambridge herself confirmed that she will be giving birth by mid to end of April at an event last week, and while she didn't disclose whether she is having a boy or a girl, rumors regarding the gender of the baby have grown rampant over the past few weeks.
One of the most persistent rumors is that of the Duchess being pregnant with a baby girl. According to Mirror, the Duchess has reportedly been craving chocolate biscuits and sticky fruit loaves lately, and the website claims that the 33-year-old has been joking to pals that her penchant for sugary sweets could mean that she's expecting a girl.
"Prince William has always had a sweet tooth, but Kate has really had sweet cravings during this pregnancy," a source told the Daily Mail. "She could barely keep anything down in the first months of her pregnancy but recently she just cannot get enough of the treats." more >>
Kate Middleton revealed on Wednesday that her second child is due next month. There is still no word on the sex of the baby.
The Duchess of Cambridge stepped out for an appearance at Brookhill Children's Centre in East London today, where she was asked about her due date. Christine Osborne, a charity volunteer, asked Middleton when her 1-year-old son Prince George will be getting a sibling.
Kate Middleton and Prince William joined the Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Charles, and the Duchess of Cornwall for the Commonwealth Observance at Westminster Abbey on Monday, March 9.
The Duchess of Cambridge appeared to be in high spirits as she arrived with Prince William, fresh from his successful tour in Japan and China.
The Duchess wore a pale pink coat with a matching pink dress underneath for the occasion and accessorized with a pink hat, clutch, and pumps. The royal, who is currently expecting her second child, was seen warmly greeting her in-laws and was photographed greeting Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall with a kiss. more >>
Was Kate Middleton rushed to the hospital due to a "terrifying health scare"? Rumors from tabloids stated that she had intense labor pains.
Gossip Cop investigated the story and said that it was completely fabricated. The fact that Kensington Palace has released the Duchess' new schedule of royal engagements also appears to debunk the health scare rumors.
The palace's official press release states that the Duchess and Prince William will join the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall for Commonwealth Observance in Westminster Abbey on March 9. more >>
Duchess Kate Middleton is pregnant with her second child, Kensington Palace confirmed this morning and is again being treated for extreme morning sickness.
"Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their second child," the palace statement said. "Her Royal Highness will no longer accompany The Duke of Cambridge on their planned engagement in Oxford today. The Duchess is being treated by doctors at Kensington Palace."
During her first pregnancy, Kate had to be hospitalized in order to be treated for hyperemesis gravidarum, an extreme form of morning sickness. She and husband William had not even told the Queen that she was pregnant but were forced to with her hospitalization. This time around, the couple is more aware and Kate is being treated at their home, hopefully staving off another trip to the hospital. more >>
Princess Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, is once again the talk of the town. Since a few months ago rumors of royal baby no. 2 have been buzzing around.
Jessica Hay of Globe magazine claimed Monday that Kate and William is in the midst of an ordeal brought on by their loss of their second child to miscarriage despite Kate taking really good care of herself.
Kensington Palace was quick to dismiss and reject the statement. more >>