Kate Middleton Is Pregnant!!!

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their third child.

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THE BEST news this morning! The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their third child. To put that another way: ANOTHER ROYAL BABY IS COMING!

"Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting their third child," reads a statement from Kensington Palace (opens in new tab), released this morning. "The Queen and members of both families are delighted with the news."

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As with her first two pregnancies, Kate is suffering from acute morning sickness, known as Hyperemesis Gravidarum, which forced her to cancel an engagement today in London. According to People (opens in new tab), Kate is likely less than three months pregnant (which would make her due around February or March) and the announcement was made because she was forced to cancel an engagement.

This third baby will join Princess Charlotte, 2, and Prince George, 4, and their royal chubby cheeks.

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Now, excuse us while we sit here and look at a zillion pics of Prince George's adorable face (opens in new tab) and contemplate our happy futures.

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