Kim Kardashian ‘supported and encouraged’ sister Khloe having baby No. 2 via surrogate with Tristan

Kim Kardashian 'supported and encouraged' sister Khloe having baby No. 2 via surrogate with Tristan 2
Advertisement

Kim Kardashian ‘supported and encouraged’ her younger sister Khloé having a second child via surrogate with her philandering babydaddy Tristan Thompson.

‘Khloé tried to get pregnant for a while [last year],’ a source told People on Thursday.

‘When this didn’t work out, they decided to explore other options. Kim supported and encouraged Khloé to find a surrogate.’

Advertisement
If I can do it, you can do it: Kim Kardashian 'supported and encouraged' her younger sister Khloé having a second child via surrogate with her philandering babydaddy Tristan Thompson

If I can do it, you can do it: Kim Kardashian ‘supported and encouraged’ her younger sister Khloé having a second child via surrogate with her philandering babydaddy Tristan Thompson

After suffering complications during her first two pregnancies, the 41-year-old SKIMS CEO and her estranged third husband Kanye ‘Ye’ West decided to use a surrogate to carry their two youngest children.

In the 20th season premiere of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the 38-year-old Good American co-founder confessed to Kim that her fertility doctor told her she had an ’80-something percent chance’ of miscarriage.

‘I honestly had the best experience with surrogacy,’ Kardashian replied.

Advertisement

‘And I think that you know what giving birth feels like – I always say, if you can do it, it’s such an amazing experience. But you’ll see, the love that you’ll have for your kids is exactly the same. There’s no difference, except that there was someone else that was the carrier.’

2020 family portrait: After suffering complications during her first two pregnancies, the 41-year-old SKIMS CEO and her estranged third husband Kanye 'Ye' West decided to use a surrogate to carry their two youngest children

2020 family portrait: After suffering complications during her first two pregnancies, the 41-year-old SKIMS CEO and her estranged third husband Kanye ‘Ye’ West decided to use a surrogate to carry their two youngest children

In the 20th season premiere of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the 38-year-old Good American co-founder confessed to Kim that her fertility doctor told her she had an '80-something percent chance' of miscarriage

In the 20th season premiere of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the 38-year-old Good American co-founder confessed to Kim that her fertility doctor told her she had an ’80-something percent chance’ of miscarriage

Kardashian replied: 'I honestly had the best experience with surrogacy. And I think that you know what giving birth feels like – I always say, if you can do it, it's such an amazing experience. But you'll see, the love that you'll have for your kids is exactly the same. There's no difference, except that there was someone else that was the carrier'

Kardashian replied: ‘I honestly had the best experience with surrogacy. And I think that you know what giving birth feels like – I always say, if you can do it, it’s such an amazing experience. But you’ll see, the love that you’ll have for your kids is exactly the same. There’s no difference, except that there was someone else that was the carrier’

Advertisement
Baby should arrive by August! Khloé and the 31-year-old NBA center went on to produce three frozen embryos (one girl and two boys) - one of whom was successfully implanted into a surrogate in November (pictured in 2021)

Baby should arrive by August! Khloé and the 31-year-old NBA center went on to produce three frozen embryos (one girl and two boys) – one of whom was successfully implanted into a surrogate in November (pictured in 2021)

Khloé and the 31-year-old NBA center went on to produce three frozen embryos (one girl and two boys) – one of whom was successfully implanted into a surrogate in November – meaning the baby should arrive by August.

‘Khloé is incredibly grateful to the extraordinary surrogate for such a beautiful blessing,’ a rep for Kardashian confirmed to People on Wednesday.

‘We’d like to ask for kindness and privacy so that Khloé can focus on her family.’

Advertisement

Weeks after conception, rumors erupted that Thompson had secretly fathered now seven-month-old son Theo with fitness model Maralee Nichols, which he confirmed on January 3 with a public apology to the Calabasas socialite.

Scandal: Weeks after conception, rumors erupted that Thompson had secretly fathered now seven-month-old son Theo with fitness model Maralee Nichols (pictured May 8), which he confirmed on January 3 with a public apology to the Calabasas socialite

Scandal: Weeks after conception, rumors erupted that Thompson had secretly fathered now seven-month-old son Theo with fitness model Maralee Nichols (pictured May 8), which he confirmed on January 3 with a public apology to the Calabasas socialite

And while Tristan and Khloé were pictured dining with their four-year-old daughter True at Sagebrush Cantina on June 18, the insider told People: 'They are not back together and have not spoken since December outside of co-parenting matters'

And while Tristan and Khloé were pictured dining with their four-year-old daughter True at Sagebrush Cantina on June 18, the insider told People: ‘They are not back together and have not spoken since December outside of co-parenting matters’ 

See a pattern? The Canadian athlete - who signed with the Chicago Bulls on February 19 - famously cheated on his prior girlfriend Jordan Craig (R, pictured February 4) with Kardashian before she welcomed five-year-old son Prince Oliver (L)

See a pattern? The Canadian athlete – who signed with the Chicago Bulls on February 19 – famously cheated on his prior girlfriend Jordan Craig (R, pictured February 4) with Kardashian before she welcomed five-year-old son Prince Oliver (L)

Advertisement
After news of baby No. 2 dropped Wednesday, Thompson posted an Instagram snap of himself captioned: 'You can't fall if you don't climb. No happiness in living your life on the ground. Keep climbing, step by step'

After news of baby No. 2 dropped Wednesday, Thompson posted an Instagram snap of himself captioned: ‘You can’t fall if you don’t climb. No happiness in living your life on the ground. Keep climbing, step by step’

And while Tristan and Khloé were pictured dining with their four-year-old daughter True at Sagebrush Cantina on June 18, the insider told People: ‘They are not back together and have not spoken since December outside of co-parenting matters.’

The Canadian athlete – who signed with the Chicago Bulls on February 19 – famously cheated on his prior girlfriend Jordan Craig with Kardashian before she welcomed five-year-old son Prince Oliver.

After news of baby No. 2 dropped Wednesday, Thompson posted an Instagram snap of himself captioned: ‘You can’t fall if you don’t climb. No happiness in living your life on the ground. Keep climbing, step by step.’

Advertisement

On Monday, Hulu released the trailer for the second season of The Kardashians – premiering September 22 – starring and executive produced by the Hot Ones champ and her famous family.

Ready for more drama? On Monday, Hulu released the trailer for the second season of The Kardashians - premiering September 22 - starring and executive produced by the Hot Ones champ and her famous family

Ready for more drama? On Monday, Hulu released the trailer for the second season of The Kardashians – premiering September 22 – starring and executive produced by the Hot Ones champ and her famous family


Advertisement
Advertisement