She announced in April that she was expecting her first child with boyfriend Jake Ankers and will give birth later this year.
And Charlotte Crosby has opened up about the difficulties of the pregnancy when she revealed she suffered from heartburn and illness.
The former Geordie Shore star, 32, took to Instagram on Friday to admit she was feeling “really exhausted” and dealing with a low appetite.
Tasting: Charlotte Crosby is candid about her difficult pregnancy as she revealed she suffered from heartburn and illness
In a candid Instagram statement, Charlotte said she had “conceded defeat” and is feeling “a mess” for googling a busy schedule during her pregnancy.
Alongside a selfie of herself feeling upset, she wrote: Pregnancy Update – Heartburn decided to pop up this week and it seems it’s lingering and what’s more, my illness has crept back vengefully.
“I admitted defeat with that part to be honest, I don’t want it to go away now that I’ve just accepted it.
“My hormones, my god, don’t even get me going. I feel like a mess and really really exhausted mix that with a busy schedule and never being home is just a recipe for disaster.’
Illness: The former Geordie Shore star, 32, took to Instagram on Friday to admit she was feeling ‘really exhausted’ and shared a selfie showing her upset
Difficulties: In a candid Instagram statement, Charlotte said she’s “conceded defeat” and is feeling “a mess” because she had a busy schedule during her pregnancy
But she praised her boyfriend Jake, 31, for her support throughout the pregnancy and said she knows the difficulties will all be worth it when their baby arrives.
She continued: ‘Jake is literally the most caring and considerate human being to ever walk the earth and without him I would really collapse this week.
‘I know this is all worth it!!!! To have our little baba in our arms and start our new chapter of family life makes my heart complete! but pregnancy can be a tough old journey, can’t it?!’
She asked other moms for advice, adding, ‘But please tell mommies or soon mommies?! When did your illness end?! The best things for heartburn?!
“Do you go back to a normal non-raging ball of rage when the baby arrives and start being nice and living again to everyone around you?!
Joy: But she praised her boyfriend Jake for her support during the pregnancy and said she knows the illness will be worth it when their baby arrives
Anticipation: It comes after Charlotte said she was busy planning a gender reveal party but didn’t reveal the date she’ll share the news
“Was someone else’s appetite just totally strange and did you find that you never really knew what you liked and wanted to eat?!”
It comes after Charlotte revealed she was busy planning a gender reveal party, saying the doctor has known the sex of her child since her 12-week ultrasound.
But the TV personality, who recently flew to Ibiza, left fans in suspense about when the reveal will take place in a statement shared on Instagram last week.
She wrote: “Planning our gender reveal party is in full swing. Many of you have tried to predict how far along I am by the timing of my gender reveal party!
“But I’ll let you all in on a little secret, the hospital has known the sex of our baby since week 12 and trust me, it’s been sooooo incredibly hard not to give in and just figure it out!
Pregnancy: Charlotte said the doctor knows the sex of her child since her 12-week scan (pictured), while she and Jake are yet to find out
“We’d had our party sooo much earlier but Jakes was non-stop with work and I’m definitely back-to-back filming and then we also have Hollys wedding to fly out (which we’re so excited about) !
“But trust me, this party is well worth the wait. We’ve had even more time to plan and literally make it extra special with all of our loved ones for the most special night of our lives!’
Last month, Charlotte enjoyed celebrating her first birthday as a mom-to-be while sharing glimpses of her day with her Instagram followers.
She revealed her growing belly in a smiling snap, where she wore a white crop top with Adanola track bottoms.
Charlotte posed beneath dozens of white and gold balloons, as she lifted two hash browns into the air from her McDonald’s breakfast buffet.
Fun times: Last month, Charlotte enjoyed celebrating her first birthday as a mom-to-be as she shared glimpses of her day with her Instagram followers
Happiness: Charlotte shared her thoughts in the caption, writing, “MY FIRST BIRTHDAY AS A MOM. I came down to do a McDonald’s breakfast buffet’
The reality personality shared a look at her gifts from her boyfriend Jake when she revealed he was taking her on a secret surprise getaway.
It seemed her sweetheart had also treated her to something from Selfridges and a birthday cake, which she revealed she hadn’t had in “years.”
Charlotte shared her thoughts in the caption, writing, “MY FIRST BIRTHDAY AS A MOM. I came down to do a McDonald’s breakfast buffet.
‘I even blew out candles on a cake! I can’t remember the last time I woke up to a birthday cake, my birthday was made very, very special by my Jake, beautiful and very thoughtful gifts and now I’ve been told to pack a bag because we have a little way off his journey.
“Another little birthday surprise. I don’t know where we’re going or what we’re doing until we arrive. Thank you so much for all the birthday wishes!
“This is my very last birthday without our little baby, so excited to think that next year my precious little baba will be here. hello 32 the best year of my life.’
The mother-to-be has also recently revealed that she is embracing her changing body as she awaits the arrival of her first child.
The Celebrity Big Brother winner was on vacation at the time and modeled her baby bump in a zebra print bikini.
Charlotte said she embraces every aspect of the pregnancy and reveals that she loves her stretch marks and that boyfriend Jake is just as enamored with her belly.
“Just the beginning of taking my little tummy on crazy adventures, I can’t wait to point to the TV and say ‘you were there in mommy’s tummy!'” she captioned the photo lovingly.
Body Positive: Charlotte also recently revealed that she is embracing her changing body as she awaits the arrival of her first child
Charlotte also shared a close-up of her belly as she went topless for a post on Instagram Stories, revealing that her boyfriend Jake thinks her changing shape is “sexy.”
“Jake literally showers me with compliments every second,” she told her fans. ‘I feel like the most beautiful girl in the world to him.
“But during pregnancy it’s a whole different level, he absolutely loves the bump and my body. He thinks it’s sexy.’
Charlotte and Jake went public with their romance last year and are keeping the relationship a secret – after her previous relationship with Liam Beaumont ended in August 2021.
Expected: Charlotte and Jake are expecting their first child and went public with their romance last year, keeping the relationship a secret