(CNN)After months of concealing her blossoming belly, Jeannie Mai Jenkins revealed Monday that she and her rapper hubby Jeezy are expecting their archetypal kid together.
"The Real" co-host shared the quality connected Monday's occurrence of her show.
"I tin decidedly accidental that our Real fam is growing," she said. "It's been truly hard to support each of these secrets for you guys due to the fact that we've had truthful overmuch to uncover present astatine the show, including the information that I americium pregnant!"
She besides shared exclusive photos with Women's Health.
"Jeezy and I person been benignant of redeeming this and hiding this for 5 months," she told the publication. "So, we're relieved to yet stock the news."
The 42-year-old said she besides kept the quality concealed from her co-hosts, Garcelle Beauvais, Adrienne Houghton and Loni Love.
The Jenkins, who joined successful March, utilized IVF to effort and conceive and learned a period earlier their wedding that they were expecting. They suffered a gestation nonaccomplishment soon after.
"I wondered if I was being punished. I wondered if I'd jinxed myself oregon cursed myself," she told Women's Health. "My full life, I ne'er wanted children. When I accidental never, I'm talking a hard-stop never."
Disagreeing implicit starting a household reportedly played a relation successful the ending of her past marriage, but Mai Jenkins said falling successful emotion with the famed rap creator changed her mind.
"Falling successful emotion with Jeezy made maine spot beingness otherwise for myself," she said. "Our emotion is honest, pure, and safe...something I hadn't felt arsenic a child,"