SMOTHER NATURE Kim Kardashian and Kanye West ‘hardly see’ their surrogate as friends deny rumours they’re ‘smothering her’ in run up to birth of third child

It’s claimed the couple only receive regular medical updates

KIM Kardashian and Kanye West might be eagerly awaiting the arrival of their third child, but the pair aren’t taking lightly to reports they are “smothering” their surrogate.

Instead, it’s claimed that the couple “hardly see” the woman who is expecting their baby daughter, who is due in January.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West rarely see their surrogate, despite reports claiming the pair had ‘smothered’ her
According to TMZ, Kim and her rapper husband’s only involvement is receiving regular medical updates on the surrogate and the health of their growing tot.

And they haven’t been disappointed by the feedback they’ve received, as the outlet claims the surrogacy is running completely “smooth”.

In September, TMZ claimed the woman expecting the couple’s child is an African-American college graduate, in her twenties, who has been married for five years.

Kim – who suffered with placenta accreta when carrying her children North, four, and Saint, two – is thought to have found her “via an agency” and is paying her in excess of $45,000.

It’s believed the couple will welcome a baby girl in January

Khloe Kardashian shared a behind-the-scenes snap from Kim’s lavish baby shower
The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star recently threw an extravagant baby shower ahead of the birth of her little one.

Not content with just pink decorations, Kim splashed the cash on a cherry blossom forest theme.

Keen to get her two children North, four, and Saint, two, ready for the arrival of their new baby sister, the 37-year-old ensured they were front and centre at the bash.

Kim’s celebrity pals also flocked to the party, with her grandmother, and pals Chrissy Teigen, hairstylist Jen Atkin, and eyebrow artist Anastasia Soare being among the guests.

Kanye and Kim are already the parents of North, four, and Saint, two

Kim was told by doctors not to get pregnant again because it was too risky
Sisters Khloe Kardashian and Kendall and Kylie Jenner were also there for their sister, and made sure to document the day on their social media accounts.

It was previously claimed Kim – who was told by doctors not to get pregnant again because it was too risky – had been experiencing “sympathy cravings” with her surrogate.

A source said recently: “It’s so weird – Kim can’t believe it. Kim had a week of feeling so fatigued, just like when she was pregnant with North and Saint.

“She spoke to the surrogate, who said she’d been feeling the same.

Kim is said to have developed pregnancy cravings despite not carrying her child
“Kim was also obsessed with a Parisian cheesecake when she was pregnant, and she had her chef perfect the recipe. She’s been craving it so much again lately.”

Meanwhile, Khloe and Kylie are also rumoured to be expecting their first children, but have been keeping hush hush about their expectant arrivals.