Kourtney, who says she is nine weeks pregnant, told E! News
, “Scott and I are so excited to announce that we are expecting our second child and are thrilled to be expanding the love in our family."
Kourtney, who stars with her sisters on the reality show, "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," said, "Now I’m nine weeks along. You’re supposed to wait 12 weeks to tell people, but I feel confident."
reports that the E! reality star took a pregnancy test about five weeks ago and woke up her boyfriend, around 7 a.m., to tell him she had tested positive.
The couple's first son, named Mason Disick, is nearly 2.
Scott Disick said, "It wasn't like we weren't trying. We kind of just said, 'If it's meant to be, it'll be.'"
Kourtney's announcement comes a few days after her sister Kim, filed for divorce from the basketball player Kris Humphries, after only 72 days of marriage. Digital Journal
reports allegations that the couple fell out after Kris caught his new wife in a Hot Naked Yoga session involving a studly man in dreadlocks.