Hannah Paine For Daily Mail Australia
She’s been married to Silverchair drummer Ben Gillies for eight years.
And Jackie Gillies has revealed how the past 40 days on I’m A Celebrity … Get Me Out Of Here! has changed her mind about when to have a baby.
Speaking to The Project on Wednesday the day after her eviction, Jackie confirmed that she had decided the time was right to have a child.
‘I really, really, want children!’ Jackie Gillies reveals how time on I’m A Celebrity made her decide to have a baby with her husband Ben
The Real Housewives Of Melbourne star confessed that free time in the South African jungle changed her mind on when to have kids.
‘When you lay in the jungle and all you have to do is think think and think and think about all of the things you have done in your life,’ Jackie said.
‘I have really come to a point where I really, really, want children.
Wants to have kids soon: The Real Housewives Of Melbourne star confessed that free time in the South African jungle changed her mind on when to have kids
‘When I get home hopefully the universe and the gods bless me with a child and yes, that’s my next step.’
The reality TV star also gushed about how supportive her ‘beautiful selfless generous’ husband Ben has been since she went on I’m A Celebrity.
Last Sunday, Ben revealed in a video sent to Jackie in camp that he had resorted to sleeping with her clothes because he missed her so much.
Loved up: The reality TV star also gushed about how supportive her ‘beautiful selfless generous’ husband Ben has been since she went on I’m A Celebrity
‘When I received the messages from Ben in camp it was so inspiring,’ Jackie told The Project.
‘When I actually talked to him for the first time last night. I’ve actually only seen Ben cry once [before] … he cried and broke down and I cried.’
Jackie’s comments on The Project come after a report last month claimed the couple were planning on having a baby this year.
An insider close to the Real Housewives Of Melbourne star told New Idea that Jackie and Ben were ‘about to become’ parents.
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