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Kate Ferdinand has revealed she was left in tears when she didn't receive a Mother's Day card from her husband Rio Ferdinand and his three children after first moving in with them. The former The Only Way is Essex star, 31, opened up about Mother's Day on her podcast Blended, with ex-footballer Rio, 44, joining her as a guest on the latest episode.The couple, who tied the knot 2019 and share son Cree, two, spoke about Kate being a step-mum to Rio's three children, Lorenz, 16, Tate 14, and Tia, 11, from his marriage to Rebecca Ellison, who tragically passed away after a brief battle with cancer in 2015.
Kate, who is currently pregnant with her and Rio's second baby, admitted she "sobbed" her "heart out" when she didn't receive a Mother's Day card from Rio and his three children, after moving in with them and taking "on the mum role." She recalled: "I wasn't a biological mum. I think it was our first Mother's Day - maybe I'd been living here about six months, something like that.
And although I wasn't a biological mum I kind of felt like I'd taken on the mum role." The TOWIE star recalled how moving into Rio's home and "taking the kids to school" and "cooking them dinner" had begun to make her feel "like a mum". She then turned to speak to Rio directly, as she added: "I really thought I might get a card from you, and I didn't get a card from you." Kate then shared her feelings about the moment, saying she felt "bad" to express her sadness in front of Rio and his children, so she went to her room and "sobbed my heart out".
The pregnant mum-of-one also admitted she felt "selfish" for wanting a card, as she wasn't a biological parent but still "felt like a mum". Kate and Rio's Mother's Day discussion comes after Kate revealed.
Here are your Thursday evening Manchester United headlines.
Love Island's Tom Clare has landed a huge eBay deal in the first big fashion signing of the latest series, which ended earlier this month. The semi-professional footballer, 23, is following in the footsteps of Tasha Ghouri from 2022's Love Island, who is signed up to the e-retailer giant.
Gary Neville, Andy Cole, Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidic and Michael Carrick are the five Manchester United greats to be nominated for induction into the Premier League Hall of Fame.
Much loved TV personality and former TOWIE star Kate Ferdinand has shared the secret to keeping her little one’s curls in good condition, and fans were thrilled to discover it's all thanks to one product. Kate, who is married to footballer Rio Ferdinand, reveals Cantu’s haircare products are what she uses to maintain their children’s (namely her two-year-old's) naturally curly locks.
Sam Faiers and her young daughter Rosie were guests at Netflix's screening event for animated series Gabby's Dollhouse over the weekend. Scheduled to launch on the streaming service this spring, the official synopsis says: "Gabby and her host of feline friends play their way through her spectacular dollhouse, complete with mini worlds and never-ending surprises." Sam's five year old daughter Rosie, carrying a merchandise teddy, looked adorable as she donned a pair of plastic cat ears while posing for pictures on the pink carpet with her Celebrity Big Brother star mum, 32. Mum-of-three Sam looked stylish for their mum-daughter day out in blue jeans and a white top, finished with a beige jacket.
"very testing" weekend. The pregnant star, who is expecting her second child with Rio Ferdinand, spoke out after suffering with two-year-old Cree. The former ITV The Only Way is Essex star wrote: "Hold Mummy's hand please.
Kate Ferdinand has revealed she had a "very testing" weekend with her son Cree following a series of tantrums during a day trip. The former The Only Way is Essex star, 31, shared an honest parenting post on Sunday evening as she reflected on her busy weekend, admitting that she was "glad" it was time for two year old Cree to go to bed. Mum of one Kate, who shares Cree with husband Rio Ferdinand, revealed she'd taken Cree, along with step-children Tate, 14, and Tia, 11, on a day out on Saturday but the family outing proved tricky with Cree's tantrums.
Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand said that he and Quinton Fortune used to 'borderline bully' Cristiano Ronaldo during games of table tennis to build his resilience.
Rio Ferdinand has addressed Victoria Beckham’s diet and shared that he’s never seen the fashion designer eat anything over the many years he’s known her. Mum-of-four Victoria often documents her gruelling workout regimes on social media and is known for her strict diet, something both she and husband David Beckham have discussed. With this in mind, her diet and lifestyle is often a topic of conversation, with Rio, 44, now weighing in on the matter.
Pregnant Ferne McCann has shared her baby's due date and revealed she has a girl name picked out that she is "obsessed" with.The former TOWIE star, 32, took to TikTok on Wednesday night to take part in a live stream following the latest episode of her ITVBe show, First Time Mum. During the latest episode, which is pre-recorded, it ended on a heartwarming note as Ferne discovered that she is expecting a baby, which OK!exclusively revealed in a stunning shoot earlier this month.
Stacey Solomon has left fans with tears in their eyes after sharing an emotional video for her son Zachary's birthday.
Stepfamilies are now the fastest-growing family type in the UK, with celebrities including Kate Ferdinand opening up about their experience as a stepmum. In fact, it’s estimated that one in three of all families are now what we’ve come to call blended families, according to Happy Steps, the research-based stepfamily resource centre. Yet stepmothers still get labelled with outdated stereotypes, portrayed as wicked on outright evil in films and fairytales.
Gary Lineker agreed it was "good to be back" on the BBC to present Manchester City's FA Cup tie against Burnley on Match of the Day Live after stepping back from presenting last weekend in a controversial row over broadcaster's impartiality rules. The former England and Leicester City footballer came under fire for comparing the language used by the government in their asylum plans to 'that used by Germany in the 30s' in a tweet.
Annoyed Good Morning Britain viewers have asked show bosses "what were you thinking?" as they tuned into the penultimate episode of the week. Kate Garraway and Ben Shephard were at the helm of the ITV news programme on Thursday (March 16) for their first episode of the week, following on from Ed Balls and Susanna Reid being at the helm.
Ferne McCann has been shown support after she was seen breaking down into tears as she reacted to the 'hurtful' voice notes which were leaked at the end of last year. Ferne McCann: First Time Mum returned to ITVBe on Wednesday night (March 15) and they were quick to address the scandal that hit the headlines back in November.
Former TOWIE star Ferne McCann has addressed last year's voice note scandal in the first episode of her new series of First Time Mum, as she opened up about the reaction on social media. The TV star, 32, became embroiled in scandal after an anonymous Instagram account leaked a number of her old voice messages, in which she made disparaging remarks about a number of people, including her former pals Sam Faiers and Billie Shepherd. Opening up about the impact this had on her, Ferne has revealed that she began to receive death threats on social media.
Rio Ferdinand says "hunger" and "desire" are key to Erling Haaland's success at Manchester City.
Kate Ferdinand has already decided what kind of birth she wants for her second child with husband Rio. The 31 year old welcomed their son Cree into the world back in 2020 under less-than-ideal circumstances, having endured hours of labour before doctors were forced into performing an emergency C-section. Now, the former The Only Way is Essex star is taking matters into her own hands, as Kate revealed on the Motherkind podcast this week: "I'm having a C-section because I had to have an emergency one last time, and that's OK.
After six months of dating Ferne McCann got engaged to Lorri Haines in July last year when he popped the question in a stunning proposal. The star, who has exclusively announced her pregnancy news with OK!, is now thinking ahead to the wedding and has completely changed her plans when it comes to the day - swapping a big wedding for an intimate affair. “I’ve now got the mindset where I’m just looking forward to getting married," she said.
Former The Only Way Is Essex star Ferne McCann and her fiancé Lorri Haines have shared the happy news that they're expecting a baby, after months of rumours and fan speculation. Sharing the news with an exclusive OK! photoshoot, Ferne has since taken to Instagram to share one of the photos with her 2.9 million followers.