Tags: nbc | jenna | wolfe | stephanie | gosk

NBC Newswomen Come Out, Reveal They Are Having Baby

Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 12:41 PM

By Bill Hoffmann

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
NBC newswomen Jenna Wolfe and Stephanie Gosk dropped a pair of stunning personal bombshells on Wednesday — they came out of the closet as a lesbian couple and revealed they are having a baby together.

"As of this week, I am about five months pregnant," Wolfe, 39, gushed in a blog post at Today.com. "My girlfriend, Stephanie Gosk, and I are expecting a baby girl the end of August."

Wolfe, a globe-trotting correspondent who also anchors the “Today’’ show’s weekend edition, added that of all the “jaw-dropping, head-turning and eye-popping things’’ she’s done as a reporter, being pregnant is the wildest of them all.

“I swam with killer sharks, I jet-packed 30 feet out of the water, I scaled the tallest building in Canada,’’ she said.

“[But] nothing garnered more shock and awe (and, yes, some tears) than when I told people I was pregnant. Just writing those words — ‘I'm pregnant’ — is surreal to me."

Wolfe said she and Gosk, a foreign correspondent for the network, both agree “that THIS little girl will be the biggest and best adventure of our lives."

The news was announced on Wednesday morning’s “Today’’ show and is featured in the new issue of People magazine.

Wolfe told People that after she and Gosk, who’ve dated for three years, decided to start a family, she underwent artificial insemination.

She said the biological father of the baby is an anonymous sperm donor.

“The beauty is that we live in a time where there’s no need for secrecy,” Gosk, 40, told the magazine. The couple said they are also planning to wed.

Wolfe said on her blog that the first four months of her pregnancy were brutal. And she admits she doesn’t have a clue about some aspects of becoming a mom.

“I've never changed a diaper. I don't know how to decorate a nursery. I don't really understand what a breast pump is. And don't get me started on the feeding schedule,’’ she said.

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer: Amnesty Costs 'Horrendous' for States

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 10:33 AM

The costs to the states from President Barack Obama's executive order on immigration are going to be "horrendous," Arizo . . .

UN Investigators Urge Obama to Release CIA Torture Report

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 10:24 AM

United Nations human rights investigators called on President Barack Obama to live up to principles preached by the Unit . . .

Poll: Americans Want Romney in the 2016 Race

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 10:06 AM

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney may be insisting that he does not want to make another run for the pr . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved