Pregnant Khloé Kardashian Enjoys ‘Being Out of a Spotlight,’ Says Source: ‘She Needed a Break’

Khloé Kardashian is enjoying some much-needed down time.

Though she hasn’t left utterly as under-the-radar as her trusting sister Kylie Jenner, a source tells PEOPLE the Keeping Up with a Kardashians star — who is expecting her initial child, a baby boy, with boyfriend Tristan Thompson early subsequent year — has been relishing a assent and still her pregnancy has supposing her with.

“Khloé is ecstatic about being pregnant,” says a source. “She has been excellent with being out of a spotlight. It’s like she satisfied that she indispensable a break. The baby is a outrageous blessing in many ways.”

The source also says Kardashian, 33, and Thompson, 26, have a “great relationship,” and a mom-to-be “couldn’t be happier” with a Cleveland Cavaliers player.

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According to a source, Kardashian “still has a integrate of months to go” in her pregnancy and is planning a baby shower for a new year.

“She wants to give birth in Los Angeles, so her family can be around,” says a insider.

As for a probable moniker? The source says Kardashian “has a name she likes, though isn’t sharing.”

“All a girls are being really secretive about their babies’ names,” adds a source, referencing Kardashian’s associate trusting sisters: Jenner, 20, who is awaiting her initial child, a baby girl, with rapper Travis Scott next year, and Kim Kardashian West, 37, who will acquire her third child with Kanye West, also a baby girl, around surrogate.

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On Monday, Kardashian took to her website and app to exhibit her favorite moments of a year, including her and Thompson’s particular birthday bashes and all a “quality time” she got to spend with her nieces and nephews.

“Wow, 2017. we can overtly contend this was one of a best years of my life,” she gushed. “So many implausible things happened and lots of good memories I’m going to hang on to forever.”