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Stacey Solomon smokes through pregnancy and gets shouted at by the whole world

by | 6th, March 2012

THICK but nice. That’s what everyone thinks of Stacey Solomon isn’t it? You wouldn’t trust her to perform eye-surgery but you would absolutely let her meet your nana. She’s unswervingly sweet but not the sharpest spoon in the drawer.

Well, unsurprisingly, Stacey’s gone and done a thick. Yessir, she got snapped smoking fags while she has a baby growing inside her. Now, that may have been one measly cigarette in the whole 9 months (she’s 7 months gone), which would’ve done little-to-no damage, but that matters not. The press demand that mothers make no mistakes. EVER.

The backlash has been huge, leaving the I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here winner wriggling uncomfortably on Phil and Holly’s This Morning couch. She just can’t quit smoking (notoriously difficult) and now she has to give the puppydog eyes to the camera and accept that what she’s doing is irresponsible and dangerous.

“What can I say… it’s something that I’m really ashamed and really embarrassed about,” Stacey admits. “I was in the studio at work, I was there all day, just writing and having meetings, just a normal day at work I suppose…

“As soon as you get pregnant, that’s the first thing you think is ‘that’s not right, I’ve got to stop [smoking]’, and I have one hundred percent cut down and have gone down to the minimum of what I would [smoke] on a normal day.”

“I was on 5 or 10 a day [before I was pregnant], but as soon as I found out I was pregnant obviously I thought ‘that’s it,

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