Not eligible for the parent and child space yet! Heavily pregnant Hilary Duff is landed with parking ticket
With her first child due next month, things are going to change pretty rapidly for Hilary Duff.
She'll find that sometimes people afford a woman with a child more courtesies than she'll have been used to in the past.
And she'll be able to take advantage of those handy parent and child spaces when she heads to the shops.
Unlucky day: Heavily pregnant Hilary Duff was dismayed to find a parking ticket when she returned to her car in Los Angeles today
She could've done with one today, as she came back to her car to find a parking ticket tucked under the windscreen wiper.
Los Angeles is notorious for its parking rules, which vary from street to street and are therefore easy to violate without realising.
And singer Hilary has, of course, got bigger things to contemplate as her due date hurtles towards her.
Mind elsewhere: Hilary looks preoccupied as she walks towards the ticketed car
The waiting game: Hilary is just weeks away from welcoming her son into the world
Luckily, she'll have plenty of support from her significant other when her little boy arrives.
Duff's husband Mike Comrie has announced his retirement from professional ice hockey.
The 31-year-old shared the bittersweet' news with his NHL colleagues and fans yesterday.
Comrie's decision comes two weeks after the sportsman underwent major hip surgery for the third time in five years.
Legs on show: Duff pictured today heading to the Cabbage Patch in Beverly Hills
Retiring: Hilary Duff's husband Mike Comrie has retired from professional ice hockey just one month before the couple's baby is due to be born
'My career has afforded me a series of phenomenal opportunities to play and become friends with some of the greatest people I have ever known and some of the greatest players who have ever played the game,” he said in a statement.
Of course the Canadian player has the full support of his 24-year-old wife, who also shared yesterday's news via Twitter.
'As many of u know mike has announced his retirement,' she wrote on the social networking site.
Troubles: Comrie's decision comes two weeks after the sportsman underwent major hip surgery for the third time in five years
'Its a bittersweet day! He had a wonderful career! but 3 hip surgeries in 5 years is alot!'
The permanent break will no doubt allow Comrie to focus solely on his family, which is very soon about to expand.
The couple's baby is due to arrive next month, and Hilary was quick to point out that they are about to embark on new chapter.
Full support: Of course the Canadian player has the full support of his 24-year-old wife, who also shared yesterday's news via Twitter
'2day we are enjoying all the great memories mike had while playing in the NHL!' she wrote. 'Now we have a big addition coming to our family.'
Comrie has enjoyed a career in hockey spanning 11 years, playing for five different NHL teams, most notably for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
He most recently played as a center on Canadian team the Edmonton Oilers.
Meanwhile Hilary is continuing to keep in healthy shape in the lead up to the birth of her baby.
Successful: Comrie has enjoyed a career in hockey spanning 11 years, playing for five different NHL teams, most notably for the Pittsburgh Penguins
The Lizzy McGuire star showed off her burgeoning baby belly as she walked out of a Pilates class in Los Angeles over the weekend.
She went for her session after enjoying a light morning meal at Jinky's Cafe in Studio City.
Hilary just recently received the news that her baby is healthy and on track.
week she tweeted her fans: 'Early morning dr appointment. Baby's
looking perfect! So it's a great day..except for my ribs..which get a
good solid kick every half hour!'
Looking good: Hilary is continuing to keep in healthy shape in the lead up to the birth of her baby, here she was seen going to Pilates class over the weekend