Lauren Goodger was over the moon to finally confirm that she's expecting a baby with her boyfriend of five months, Charles Drury.

The 34-year-old TOWIE star has unveiled the exciting news during a interview with OK! magazine and she couldn't be happier about becoming a new mum.

Lauren is now over three months pregnant and in her second trimester, after finding out quite early into her relationship that she was expecting.

Since going public with her baby news, the reality star has also taken to social media to reveal that it was the most difficult secret for her to keep.

"Hardest secret I've ever kept" she wrote in an Instagram story to her 758,000 social media followers.

Lauren is pregnant with her first child
Lauren is pregnant with her first child

While a baby bump usually begins to be noticeable around the second trimester, Lauren also appears to have carefully covered her belly in order to not give away the surprise.

Lauren has opted to share what seem to be several throwback snaps on her social media in an attempt to divert attention from her blossoming baby belly.

From racy lingerie snaps to simple selfies that only unveil her face, Lauren has been good at the keeping the news a secret.

Lauren revealed that it was the hardest secret to keep
Lauren revealed that it was the hardest secret to keep
Lauren Goodger has used a collection of accessories to hide her blossoming bump

In recent weeks, she's also used props such as a bag to cover her growing bump and was pictured covering her bump behind a table.

Over the festive period, Lauren was also pictured giving her boyfriend Charles Drury a tight hug as she once again tactically covered her bump.

Lauren and Charles have been inundated with messages of congratulations after confirming the exciting news.

Lauren Goodger gave her boyfriend a squeeze as she covered her growing bump
Lauren Goodger gave her boyfriend a squeeze as she covered her growing bump
Lauren has also shared lots of selfies
Lauren has also shared lots of selfies

During her interview with OK!, the reality star also revealed that she would be expecting to welcome her bundle of joy around July.

However, she is also excited to welcome more children with Charles in the future.

" I got told I’m having this baby in July, and then in December I’m going to be pregnant again with a boy," Lauren revealed that a fortune teller told her.

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