Heather Rae El Moussa is taking a trip down memory lane.
The renowned American TV personality recently shared some heartwarming moments from the early stages of her pregnancy journey. After giving birth to her first child with husband Tarek El Moussa in January, she has kept it accurate by sharing the joys and challenges of new mummyhood.
Heather Rae El Moussa Shares Nostalgic Memories From Her Pregnancy Journey
The successful real estate agent remained candid about her experiences while pregnant and as a new mother with her followers on social media. Now, in a post to her Instagram page, Heather decided to revisit the moment she found out she was carrying a baby.
The reel, done in collaboration with First Response Pregnancy, showed the moment the mother-of-one found out she was expecting before heading out to surprise her beau with a box that contained her positive test kits and a cute gray baby onesie.
The footage also contained moments including their baby shower, gender reveal, in the hospital after his birth, and after they left and were settled at home. The video ended with the blonde beauty leaning over the bathroom sink as the words “.. and to think it all started with one test” flashed across the screen.
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Her caption read, “#ad Feels like I blinked and our lives changed forever ❤️ and to think it all started with a @firstresponsepregnancy test that I almost blew off….” The former model recalled her husband advising her to take a pregnancy test because her period was two days late.
She did and was initially dismissive but was shocked to find out that she was indeed pregnant, which left her feeling shocked and overwhelmed with happiness. The reality TV star explained further:
“I wanted to double check, so I used First Response Early Result to confirm it, and honestly- using a pregnancy test that I knew was accurate and that I knew I could trust helped me be at ease.”
She noted that the test can detect pregnancy six days earlier than a missed period. Finally, she appreciated the company, emphasizing their trustworthiness and significant role in her pregnancy journey.
The post was so heartwarming that it got fans in their feelings in the comment section. One user wrote, “You can feel the emotion thru the video ❤️🙌 love to see it, Heather, ❤️❤️😍,” while another gushed, “Such a cute video!! 😍😍😍💙💙.”
This person emotionally stated, “Omg, this took me back😭 and now he’s here♥️.” A fourth called her unique and noted that she had ” so much love” in her, while a fifth thanked her for sharing their “beautiful journey” with everyone.
The TV personality is enjoying the happiness of motherhood as a first-time mom, so much so that she loves to share heartwarming photos of her newborn baby on social media. An example is last month when she uploaded moments from his birth in the hospital and his first swim in a pool.
In the post caption, she wrote, “POV: you have a front-row seat to the best view in the whole wide world 👼🏻.” The actress, who already has stepchildren, Taylor and Brayden, through her husband’s first marriage, acknowledged that raising a baby was a unique experience.
It compelled her to appreciate the small things she may have overlooked before, and she mentioned that it contrasted with her typically fast-paced and glamorous life. She concluded by expressing her gratitude for finding balance in her life and emphasized her disbelief that their son Tristan was their own.
Heather Rae El Moussa Takes A Stand Against Negativity After Private Jet Backlash
The 35-year-old received backlash after posting a photo of her family flying privately; despite the criticism, The Blast shared that she chose to rise above the hate with a classy response.
Determined to document every milestone of her little one, she shared a picture of herself carrying her baby boy in a white carrier on her Instagram story, The new mom, wearing a brown hoodie, black visor, and sunglasses, lovingly leaned her head on Tristan, who was dressed in a blue-knitted long-sleeved hoodie.
The Anaheim native posted a heartwarming image on social media, with the caption “Protecting our energy 🤍,” and followed it up with a picture of herself contributing to the Baby2Baby non-profit organization that supports mothers with children.
She urged the critics to focus on more positive activities, stating in the caption alongside the image, “The world needs a lot more of this 🤍 and less hate & negativity.”