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TMI? Celeb Parents Talk Conception, Pregnancy And Birth

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Some celebs choose to stay away from the public eye during pregnancy, preferring not to share this part of their lives. But other famous faces have no qualms with spilling the beans on exactly how, when and where they got pregnant and even what happened in the delivery room. Um, TMI? We’ll let you decide…
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Rochelle and Marvin Humes

New parents Rochelle and Marvin admitted that their daughter Alaia-Mai was conceived while they were working abroad in the US.

'We were in Los Angeles filming for a few weeks and then we had a few days together in New York, followed by another stint out in LA,’ explained Rochelle during her pregnancy. ‘I knew I was pregnant within a matter of weeks but I wanted to wait till I saw Marvin to be absolutely positive. We did the test together. Marvin was so happy. I think he felt all sort of manly.’ [REX]

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Sam Bailey

After The X Factor 2013 winner announced her surprise third pregnancy, she made headlines by revealing exactly where her child was conceived. ‘It was New Year’s Eve before I went out to perform at G-A-Y club,’ she told the Daily Star Sunday. ‘We were staying in a hotel around the corner and I said, “Come on we have five minutes, let’s go!” We’ve been married for 10 years so there is no romance any more.’ [REX]
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Jason Biggs

The American Pie actor welcomed the world into his wife’s delivery suite, sharing photos and even posting an Instagram video of his wife getting an epidural. Eek. [REX]
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Olivia Wilde

The pregnant actress has spilled that she and fiancé Jason Sudeikis ‘have sex like Kenyan marathon runners’ – quite possibly the reason behind her impending motherhood? [REX]
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Susan Sarandon

Mum-of-three Susan reportedly shared her baby-making tips with fans, saying, ‘Don't worry about it, eat, drink and **** and you'll probably get pregnant. And that's what happened with Eva on the Spanish Steps.’ We’re hoping that she doesn’t mean on the famous Rome landmark itself… [REX]
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Matthew McConaughey

Presenting an awards at the 2010 ACM’s, Matthew’s speech included a little more info than most of the guests were hoping for – including his blushing wife. ‘After the show last year, my lady and I … even went back to the hotel and conceived a little lady who is now our daughter,’ he gushed. [REX]
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Nicole Kidman

Although already a mum of two adopted children, Nicole become pregnant for this first time in 2008 – something which she attributes to ‘fertility waters’. 
‘Seven babies were conceived out of this film and only one was a boy,’ the actress told Australia Women's Weekly. ‘There is something up there in the Kununurra water because we all went swimming in the waterfalls, so we can call it the fertility waters now.’ [REX]
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David and Victoria Beckham

Wonder why the Beckhams chose to call their firstborn after a famous part New York? Victoria revealed all in her autobiography.

‘I had always liked the name Brooke and then we suddenly thought about Brooklyn,’ she says. ‘I'd always like it as a place — it's very multi-cultural, very grounded. And it was only afterwards that I realised how appropriate it was because it was in New York that I found out I was pregnant and where David came after the World Cup.' [REX]

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Celine Dion

The singer has openly spoken about her struggles conceiving and, subsequently, her numerous rounds of IVF. 
‘For the twins I did IVF six times one after the other,’ she told the Sunday People. ‘I thought as long as my health permitted me and unless my doctor thought physically I couldn’t do it, then I would go on with the IVF until someone told me to stop.’ [REX]
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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West

The couple reportedly conceived their daughter North West while on a romantic break in Rome but it was Kanye’s confession that he and Kim were ‘practicing every day’ for a baby on the Ellen DeGeneres Show that set off our TMI alarm bells. [REX]
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Myleene Klass

Mylenne has I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here! to thank for her first child. The singer claims that her tot was conceived the night that she was evicted from the jungle. ‘Well, I did tell everyone I missed my man! I was desperate to see him – obviously a bit too desperate.’ [REX]
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Kourtney Kardashian

Kourtney takes over sharing to a whole new level. As well as admitting that her firstborn, Mason, was the product of a hookup during a breakup with boyfriend Scott, the oldest Kardashian sibling allowed her daughter Penelope’s birth to be filmed for Keeping Up With The Kardashians. And while the end result brought a tear to the eye, viewers had to sit through the labour highlights. [REX]
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Christina Aguilera

Christina admitted that she conceived her son Max while on tour, when her former hubby Jordan Bratman paid her a visit. ‘You’ve heard it takes some time — except with Power Egg and Super Sperm here,’ she said. ‘I’m like, ”Oh my God, can you believe it just happened?”’ [REX]
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Jay Z and Beyonce

Doting dad Jay Z revealed that his baby mama Beyonce got pregnant with their daughter, Blue Ivy, during a romantic break in Paris. Well, they do say it’s the city of love. [REX]
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Kevin and Danielle Jonas

With a reality TV show of their own, it wasn’t a huge shock when Kevin and Danielle Jonas chose to tweet throughout the birth of their daughter (well, Kev did the tweeting). ‘Here we go we’re pushing #babyjonas,’ was one of the tweets sent. [REX]
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Jessica Alba

While Jessica hasn’t spoken up about how her two girls were conceived, she has admitted that her parents would try to embarrass her by telling boyfriends about the day she was conceived. The actress was reportedly conceived in her grandparents’ house – and they still live there. Awks. [REX]

How open are you about where you conceived? Let us know in the comments box below.

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