Snooki & Fiancé Give Baby Jersey Shore Nickname!
Nicole also admits she has 'different priorities' now that she's pregnant...
After months of speculation concerning Snooki's swollen stomach, the reality TV star announced yesterday (7th March) that she was expecting her first child, as well as revealing her engagement to boyfriend, Jionni LaValle.
Her rep said in a statement: "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."
LaValle later took to Twitter to express his happiness over the news, as well as revealing what nickname himself and Snooki have given their unborn tot.
He wrote: "Thank You everyone!! Sorry about that wait but glad everyone's happy!! Nicole and I are real excited!! Our baby is going to be #ShortnTan."
ShortnTan? We think Snooki's baby will fit in perfectly with the likes of JWoww, Pauly D and of course, The Situation.Snooki has since spoken to US Weekly about her pregnancy, telling the publication her thoughts after finding out she was expecting, explaining "S**t, I've been drinking!' I was worried. It was New Year's Eve and we were in Vegas, so I did go crazy."
Speaking of becoming a mum for the first time, the 24-year old - who is 15 weeks pregnant - stated: "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."
LaValle added: "We are not going to screw this up."