The 40-year-old pop star revealed in an Instagram post Sunday that she will step down “for a little while.”
“I’m going on a break on social media for a while !!!” she wrote on Instagram. “I send my love and God bless you all 💓💓🌹🌹 !!!”
While Spears has kept her 40.9 million Instagram followers constantly updated, she has not written on Twitter since January,
The “Piece of Me” hitmaker accompanied her message with a video of a baby relaxing in a chair wearing heart-shaped sunglasses, a soft cape and pink curls in her hair.
Earlier this month, Spears and partner Sam Asghari announced they were expecting their first child together. Spears has previously testified that her court-ordered conservators forced her to use contraception.
In a post shared on her Instagram account on April 11, Spears revealed that she had lost weight to take on her recent Maui vacation, only to put it on again. “So I got a pregnancy test … and uhhhhh well … I have to have a baby,” Spears wrote at the time.
The singer also spoke candidly about her past experience with perinatal depression, describing it as “absolutely awful” and adding that “women did not talk about it at the time.”
“This time I want to do yoga every day,” she told fans.
Spears shares teenage sons Sean and Jayden with ex-husband Kevin Federline.