Any day now, Meghan Markle will give birth to her first child with husband Prince Harry, so it’s no surprise that all eyes have been on the Duchess of Sussex during this entire process — especially from the media. The lack of privacy hasn’t been the only issue during the pregnancy, though. In fact, she has been quite open about some of the other challenges.

The former actress, 37, has had plenty of ups and downs while pregnant, as a luxurious NYC baby shower thrown in February being just one of the events that was heavily criticized. “Baby showers, it’s very much an American thing. We don’t do it here in the U.K.,” Queen Elizabeth’s former press spokesman, Dickie Arbiter, told to Us Weekly. “It was a bit over the top in terms of expense and the way she got there.”

Scroll on down below to learn of more challenges that Meghan has faced while pregnant!