The news came as a shock to followers who’d been waiting months for the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star to actually confirm that she was pregnant. Instead, the 20-year-old broke the news that she’d welcomed a “beautiful and healthy baby girl” on February 1.
“I’m sorry for keeping you in the dark through all the assumptions,” the new mom wrote in her post. “I understand you’re used to me bringing you along on all my journeys. my pregnancy was one I chose not to do in front of the world. I knew for myself i needed to prepare for this role of a lifetime in the most positive, stress free, and healthy way i knew how. there was no gotcha moment, no big paid reveal i had planned. I knew my baby would feel every stress and every emotion so I chose to do it this way for my little life and our happiness.”
The Lip Kit maven also shared an 11-minute video that chronicled the past nine months of her pregnancy, culminating in a clip of her holding her newborn baby.
Needless to say, for some fans out there this revelation eclipsed the other big news of the day: the Super Bowl.
“i know it’s super bowl sunday and all, BUT NONE OF THAT MATTERS BECAUSE KYLIE JENNER OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCED HER PREGNANCY,” one person tweeted.
“I kid you not I’ve just proper ‘ ugly Kim cried’ at the video for #Kylie’s daughter,” another wrote.
See more reactions below.
Ok but I’m actually so happy for Kylie pic.twitter.com/UU7xg1dGpI
— Gabby (@writeforlauren) February 4, 2018
Kylie my dear , we been knew pic.twitter.com/nHYNbXhsRh
— Alex (@alexbuteraa) February 4, 2018
me watching Kylie’s video pic.twitter.com/NMgaFzD206
— y’all can’t rap or spell (@m0chamami) February 4, 2018
Thanks Kylie for posting that video and making me feel as single as I’ve ever been pic.twitter.com/h7gEqulusO
— Haley (@HaleyMurrayxx) February 4, 2018
me when i saw kylie’s pregnancy post even though i’ve been knew pic.twitter.com/Vnju7EsGHq
— emma talamini (@emma_talamini) February 4, 2018
I really cried. There’s nothing I want more than a loving family that lasts. So happy for Kylie ❤️ pic.twitter.com/PoWNmWVM45
— Demi Jay (@demsssss_) February 4, 2018
Me: Already knew that Kylie was pregnant
Also me when Kylie confirmed that she had a baby girl: pic.twitter.com/jVpqT85wQI
— ً (@euphoricdrews) February 4, 2018
me watching my whole timeline descend into chaos because of kylie jenner and her baby pic.twitter.com/3fcQ2xO6WD
— indie (@INDIEWASHERE) February 4, 2018
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