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A royal baby is on the way.
After months of baby buzz and speculation, it was confirmed on Monday by Buckingham Palace that Prince William and his wife Catherine, The Duchess of Cambridge are, indeed expecting their first child together.
"Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting a baby," the statement read, according to Us Weekly. "The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Harry and members of both families are delighted with the news."
While the world will begin Royal bump watch, the Duchess, 30, is reportedly already experiencing what many expectant mothers experience, she is staying in a hospital for now due to an acute form of morning sickness, according to the report.
"As the pregnancy is in its very early stages, Her Royal Highness is expected to stay in hospital for several days and will require a period of rest thereafter," the statement further explained, according to ABC News.
Ever since their wedding in April, 2011, many have awaited the announcement of a royal baby on the way. This year alone, rumors kicked into high gear. Now it has finally been confirmed. Now, the only question remaining is boy or girl?