Britney Spears stated she is “having a child” with her fiancé, Sam Asghari, in an Instagram put on Monday.
Spears, 40, found out a desire for extra children less than 12 months in the past, while she said she was unable to make her own birth control selections whilst she was under a conservatorship, which become terminated in November.
Spears stated she took a pregnancy test after she noticed her stomach turned “growing” despite her recent weight reduction after a journey to Hawaii. At first, Asghari joked that she turned into “food pregnant,” but Spears determined to take a test anyway.
“So I got a being pregnant check … and uhhhhh well … I am having a toddler,” she wrote.
A spokesperson for Spears did not immediately respond to a request for remark. Asghari declined to remark.
Asghari later posted to his Instagram account, noting that marriage and kids are part of a “strong dating” filled with love and recognition.
“Fatherhood is something i have always looked forward to and that i don’t take gently,” he wrote. “It is the most essential process i will ever do.”
Spears has two teenage sons, Sean and Jayden, with former husband Kevin Federline.
Federline is aware of Spears’ put up, his attorney Mark Vincent Kaplan said.
“He wishes her the best for a happy, healthy pregnancy and congratulates her and Sam Asghari as they plan for the pleasure of parenthood together,” Kaplan said.
Spears said she plans to keep away from going out because of the paparazzi who harassed her at some stage in her preceding pregnancies, noting her stories of perinatal depression and how little the enjoy become publicly mentioned at the time.
“But now girls talk approximately it normal,” Spears wrote. “Thank Jesus we don’t need to preserve that pain a reserved right mystery.”
In public testimony remaining year, Spears expressed a desire to have extra kids.
Spears instructed Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Brenda Penny that she desired to have her intrauterine tool removed but that her conservators might now not allow it.
“I wanted to take the IUD out so I ought to start trying to have some other toddler,” she stated in June. “But this so-known as group may not let me visit the medical doctor to take it out because they don’t need me to have any more youngsters.”
Asghari proposed to Spears after her father petitioned for the stop of the conservatorship, which formally ended the overdue final yr. The couple started out dating in 2016 and have been engaged since September.