March 07, 2012 11:00 AM by Lisa Princ
Snooki, of MTV’s Jersey Shore, was recently rumored to be pregnant and engaged to her beau of the past year and a half, Jionni LaValle. Snooki, aka Nicole Polizzi is putting all the speculation to rest as she has confirmed that she is indeed pregnant and engaged. Read on for the scoop!
“Yes, I am pregnant and engaged,” the pint-sized Jersey Shore star told US Weekly recently, confirming all the rumors that have been buzzing the web these days. Meanwhile, her rep also told People Magazine: “We can officially confirm that Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi is pregnant and engaged to her boyfriend Jionni LaValle. Nicole is thrilled to finally be able to share her happy news with her fans.”
While we have been waiting for this confirmation for a few weeks now, Snooki revealed that she and Jionni actually found out right around the start of the year, and Snooki is about 15 weeks along right now. Snooki also admitted to the magazine that her first thought was: “‘I’ve been drinking!’ I was worried. It was New Year’s Eve and we were in Vegas, so I did go crazy.”
Now, we know you are all thinking that Snooki, who is known for her wild partying ways, is probably not the best candidate for motherhood, but both Snooki and Jionni are sure that they will be good parents. Snooki explained: “I have different priorities now. I don’t care what anybody else thinks. As long as I know I’m ready and he’s ready,” while Jionni added: “We are not going to screw this up.”
What do you think about Snooki being pregnant and engaged? Will the Jersey Shore star be able to change her ways and be a good mother? Let us know what you think, leave a comment below.
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