Simon Cowell Reveals How He’s Prepping To Be A Dad

Fri, November 8, 2013 2:57pm EDT by Add first Comment
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Simon told HollywoodLife.com all about how he’s preparing to be a first-time dad — including how he’s trying to control his smoking habit before the baby arrives.

Simon Cowell has some time to adjust to the big news that he’s about to become a dad, but he still can’t believe just how many little nuanced things need to be done before he welcomes his first child with Lauren Silverman. He told HollywoodLife.com and reporters about how he’s preparing for his son at an X Factor event on Nov. 7.

Simon Cowell Baby Plans: How The ‘X Factor’ Judge Is Preparing For First Child

Simon is excited to be welcoming his son soon, but he admitted that “there’s a lot of boring things that happen when you have a baby.” 

Among those ‘boring things’ Simon that he is now is overly conscious of are “sharp edges, cigarettes, and alcohol.” “Oh and the toilet,” he realized, because he will now need to make an effort to put the seat down!

Simon Cowell Won’t Stop Smoking Before The Baby

Even though Simon previously stated that he was going to try quitting smoking before the baby, he admitted, “I lied.”

He does know that “Of course I can’t” smoke around the baby. Simon told HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY that he won’t take up smoking electronic cigarettes instead because “They don’t work.” But he does have a plan!

“I’ll get a smoking room,” he revealed. Clearly he has thought this through!

“You know he probably will,” come out smoking, Simon joked about the possibility for his son. “But I will have a smoking room.”

What do YOU think, HollyMoms? Do you think that Simon is going to be a fun dad?

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— Reporting by Russ Weakland, Written by Kristine Hope Kowalski

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