Pink notebook for Ellie Goulding! On Sunday May 2, the singer’s husband, Caspar Jopling, announced the birth of their first child in a story on Instagram. Under cover of a small joke, he added a person to the number of the world population in 2021 estimated by Google, before posting a message which leaves no room for doubt about the birth of his wife. “The mother and the baby are both happy and healthy. We are extremely grateful”, he said in the caption of a bouquet of flowers probably received by the young mother. Very discreet about his private life, the art dealer has yet to reveal any details about this childbirth, and has not revealed the sex or the first name of the baby.
“I never react to the media attention that goes with Ellie’s work, but at this magical and personal moment, we would greatly appreciate being able to enjoy our privacy. Thank you,” he said. . No information will filter for the moment about this newborn, who is undoubtedly already the happiness of his parents, who said “yes” in 2019. Very discreet about their love, it is after seven months pregnancy that Ellie Goulding had announced in the columns of Vogue to be pregnant with her first child. A pregnancy not at all calculated, which she discovered on the day of her first wedding anniversary. “It was crazy because […] it wasn’t the plan. The idea of getting pregnant didn’t seem like it could be a reality,” she said.
Ellie Goulding was “terrified” at the start of her pregnancy
A pregnancy which caused many upheavals for the singer of 34 years, as she had explained. “Becoming pregnant made me feel human. I have forms that I had never had before. I appreciate that. My husband likes it”, had entrusted Ellie Goulding, specifying however to have been a little “terrified” at a certain time. “It happened really quickly, and then you hardly believe it at first. You keep eating the same thing, you don’t look different, for a while, I was probably in denial. […] Then I started to have a completely different body and a different energy, I couldn’t handle everything. […] I suddenly wanted all the bad things! “, She added, specifying that her baby had “taken control of [his] body”.
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