The 38-year-old star – who welcomed her son into the world in September – opened up about giving beginning and motherhood as a complete throughout an impromptu fan Q&A on Twitter.
Requested about her first time breastfeeding her youngster, she wrote: “He had no drawback breastfeeding. He latched on within the hospital which was very stunning to me.
“I used to be afraid perhaps he would not. However breast feeding may be very painful. Pumping is simply too. Girls make these items look approach too simple. Mothers r actually superheroes (sic).”
The Starships hitmaker went on to confess she was “butt bare” when her waters broke at residence and husband Kenneth Petty was “very scared” within the second.
Quizzed on the expertise, she replied: “Sure. I used to be butt bare. Simply obtained out the bathe & I requested him to rub my again. As quickly as I began scooting over to him within the mattress I simply felt the water begin popping out.
“I used to be weirdly calm & I quietly stated ‘omg, I am about to be in labour’. He was very scared & I used to be laughing @ him.”
Nicki additionally obtained requested concerning the beginning itself, and was glad to offer particulars to her followers.
She added: “Sure, pure vaginal beginning w/epidural. I pushed for two half hours. Solely b/c first the epidural did not put on off sufficient for me to really feel myself pushing. As soon as I used to be capable of really feel the ache I pushed im on out (sic).”
When a follower advised this was “quick” for a first-time mom, Nicki identified that she slept for a very long time.
She defined: “Effectively I used to be really in labour all night time however all they did was let me sleep till I dilated far sufficient to push. The epidural did not harm both. They numbed me up actual good. So I took my a*s proper to sleep.”