The Great Kate wait is on again in the U.K. as many are anxiously awaiting the birth of Kate Middleton's second child.
The Duchess of Cambridge, 33, recently went back to her hometown of Bucklebury, Berkshire to spend some quality time with her 20-month-old son, Prince George, before the arrival of his new sibling.
For months now, there has been a lot of speculation about the royal baby's gender, and many have based it on several factors including the Duchess' sartorial choices and the paint colors which she allegedly ordered for the baby's room. As Royal baby fever grips the world once more, many are pinning their hopes on the baby being a girl. more >>
Kate Middleton is expected to give birth sometime this month, and preparations are ongoing in London in anticipation of the Duchess giving birth to her second child.
Parking restriction notices have been put in place outside the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge is due to give birth.
The yellow signs cite "Special Event" as the reason for suspension in front of the Lindo Wing of St. Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London and have been enforced from April 15 to 30, meaning the Duchess is expected to have her child by this date. more >>
Those waiting for a glimpse of Kate Middleton may have to wait a few more weeks before they can see the young royal as the Duchess of Cambridge is currently on her maternity leave. She began her maternity leave on March 28, the day after making three public appearances in London with her husband.
Though the Duchess and Prince William have yet to confirm her exact due date, it has been reported that the royal is set to give birth on April 25. The Duchess herself said that she is due in the second half of this month sometime between April 15 to April 30.
As the due date nears, royal sources have begun to give a preview of what the public can expect when the couple's second child is born. more >>
The world is clueless about the sex of Duchess Kate Middleton's baby. Regardless, many are speculating, and some have even created a list of names the royal couple may choose.
If the British bookies are right about their hunch that it's a baby girl, the next royal family member might be called "Alice, Charlotte or Elizabeth," according to one CBC report.
However, if Prince William's next baby is a boy, the report said that he could be named "James or Arthur" – the middle names which he and his father Prince Charles have. more >>
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.