Stunning! Erika Christensen Bares Her Bump In Breathtaking Instagram Photos

04/28/2016 at 02:00 PM ET

Let the real-life Parenthood countdown begin for Erika Christensen.

On Wednesday, the mom-to-be posted new photos of herself at Koko Head Regional Park in Oahu, Hawaii — with her baby belly bared for the world to see.

“Dear planet Earth,” begins her caption of the first photo, depicting her smiling radiantly as she hikes along a railway at the beautiful tropical location.

“Thank you for your endless beauty and natural adventures! Thank you for your resilience in the face of our abuse. Many of us are trying to help protect you. Even just by picking up trash on a hike! Let’s face it, every day is Earth Day. Love, Erika.”

Erika Christensen pregnant baby bump
Source: Erika Christensen/Instagram

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Both photos contain the hashtags “#everydayisearthday” and “#kokohead”, with the second showing Christensen looking quite serene while standing at a spot overlooking a beautiful body of water.

In March, the 33-year-old star of HBO’s new film Confirmation revealed she was expecting her first child — a daughter — with cyclist husband Cole Maness, whom she married last September.

The Swimfan star also told PEOPLE earlier this month that being pregnant is “rather surreal. She’s a little kick boxer in there — she’s big and moving and communicating as far as reacting to music that we play and stuff like that.”

— Jen Juneau

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Guest on

LOL, those photos are not stunning -they’re weird, and bound to end up as part of those “awkward family photo” cards people buy for laughs.

Dawn on

Lovely!!! Good for her climbing that! Just looking at it made me dizzy haha She looks stunning and happy!

gardenboy on

Who is this person and does she seriously think that looks attractive?

Eva on

Ewww!!! Cover that up!!

Kmbs on

Ah yes. Another innocent baby whose crazy scientologist parents will indoctrinate.

heather on

What the heck is that thing she’s wearing?

knitluver on

Why does everyone think that we want to see their baby bumps, naked tits, a$$, etc etc….these women are beyond narcissistic!

Nicole on

I really like the top photo! I think if it were printed in black and white and framed that it would make a beautiful memento of the time she spent in Hawaii while pregnant🙂

Mimi on

i will never understand why people call her or most of the other stars narcissistic. SHE PUT PHOTOS ON HER INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT AND PEOPLE MAGAZINE CHOSE TO PUBLISH THEM. And you chose to look at the picture. Anyway congrats to her.

Bec on

Too bad that innocent baby will be raised in a mind control cult. 👎 No kid deserves to be raised by two Scientologists.

Shannon on

Hey People.com please keep overusing the words stunning and breathtaking! NOT

Stella on

I hope she will show her child that much esteem and respect if it one day decides to leave the cult.

Librababe on

These are actually gorgeous photos. Not sure why ppl are so darn nasty…oh yeah, because we’re online, so that makes it okay.?

Anonymous on

Wow–what a bunch of mean, nasty comments about this beautiful expectant mother posting pictures on her personal Instagram page. Maybe all of you hateful trolls should stop looking for ways to tear other people down and instead try saying something nice to someone. These pictures are amazing–this woman is beautiful–and I think she’s awesome. So suck it gross internet trolls with nothing better to do than try to bully someone from the safety of your anonymity online!

Anonymous on

What beautiful pictures. So glad she shared on her page.

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