She announced last week that she is expecting her first child with boyfriend Mark O’Connor.
And Montana Brown revealed that she was “so shocked” to find out she was pregnant just as she was trying to get pregnant earlier this year, but it didn’t happen.
The former Love Island star, 27, took to Instagram to do a Q&A when she and boyfriend Mark O’Connor struggled to conceive due to low estrogen levels .
Shock: Montana Brown revealed that she was “so shocked” to find out she was pregnant, as she was trying to conceive earlier this year, but it didn’t happen.
She was surprised to get pregnant later in the year because she “had hardly had sex” due to other factors such as a dislocated knee.
When asked if the pregnancy was planned, Montana said in Story, “Yes, this was. I had been trying to conceive earlier this year and it took me years to realize I was pregnant.” did not.
“Then I had a lot of tests and was really surprised to find that my estrogen and testosterone levels were really low. So I thought it would take longer.”
Tough: The former Love Island star, 27, took to Instagram to do a Q&A when she and boyfriend Mark O’Connor had trouble conceiving because of low estrogen levels went
Journey: She was surprised to find out she was pregnant later this year, after “hardly having sex” due to other factors such as a dislocated knee.
“Then I went to Vietnam and did a TV show and then came back and it just happened, so it was unexpected, but it was definitely planned.
“I had a dislocated knee, my body was under stress, and I had barely had sex that month, but I had tried and used ovulation sticks properly before, so I thought it was impossible. I was thinking
“Unless we could see each other and get pregnant, it was unlikely, but I was overjoyed. It was such a nice surprise.”
Fertility: Montana explained in Story when asked if the pregnancy was planned.
“We were trying a little bit, but my estrogen was so low that it wouldn’t have been possible otherwise, so I took supplements and I wish I had done all the testing sooner.”
In response to another question from a follower, she explained what her initial symptoms were:
“For the first three weeks I was training. Every night I was in excruciating pain like a gunshot. I didn’t know I was pregnant because I was in pain. I thought you were.”
Montana went on to talk about how her body changed during the first stages of pregnancy.
Q&A: She added:
“I have such a new respect for my body. It’s incredible how the human body creates life, so it’s like I just have love and respect for my body.” I feel it but it’s changing I was really inflamed in my lymph nodes and my boobs are getting really big and my tummy is growing and I’m in awe .
Montana shared the happy pregnancy news on Instagram on Christmas Eve with her 1.2 million followers.
She shared a video montage documenting the early stages of her pregnancy as she and her boyfriend smirked at a pregnancy test.
New chapter: Montana kept talking about how her body changed in the first stages of pregnancy
Her caption reads, “Baby O’Connor is coming next summer.” [white heart, baby emoji].’
In other clips of the post, the reality star underwent an ultrasound scan and was seen cuddling up to Mark on the beach as he hugged her bump during their recent vacation.
Montana was seen holding an unidentified small child in her arms before writing “Baby O’Connor” in the sand.
Way back in January 2021, the influencer was spotted enjoying a cozy walk with an Ealing native on a beach in Barbados.
Love it: Montana took to Instagram on Christmas Eve to share the happy pregnancy news with her 1.2 million followers.
Shortly thereafter, a source confirmed to MailOnline that Mark, 27, was dating the brunette beauty and the pair met via his gym.
According to friends, Mark is a real estate executive who graduated from Cardiff University and Henley Business School.
A source said: “He played rugby for the first teams in Chiswick and Wales as a prop and has an ownership interest in Forge Jim London. That seems to have been how he met Montana.
“He used to be unwell, but now he’s in great shape. He’s a very wild guy. He goes out at night and drinks a lot. It’s a lot of fun to be with him.” is.
Anticipation: She shared a video montage documenting the early stages of pregnancy. This includes her and her boyfriend grinning at her pregnancy test.
“His father owns a huge development and construction company, which he will take over,” the source added.
Montana put up a cozy display with a buddy she saw holding each other’s arms on the beach.
After a stroll on the sand, the pair were seen arriving at the gorgeous Lone Star restaurant in St James’s Parish.
Montana revealed in June that he was planning to meet a potential date for a walk while chatting with friend Joanna Timonides on FUBAR radio.
“I can see the light at the end of the tunnel,” said Montana, who split from Elliott Reader in January 2020 after two years of dating.
“This guy, we were going for a walk and he said, ‘I’m going to pick you up.’ is not near
“He said, ‘No, I’ll pick you up. I’ll take a detour. I’ll pick you up. Do you have any allergies? Because I’m going to buy food on the way.'”
“I was like, ‘Do you want to marry me?!’
New Addition: In the caption, she wrote: “Baby O’Connor coming next summer [white heart, baby emoji]She showed off her bump in a white bikini