Vanna White, who flips over the letters on television's "Wheel of Fortune," had a unique way of revealing a major event in her life: A puzzle that revealed the letters V-A-N-N-A'S P-R-E-G-N-A-N-T.

The secret was revealed during a taping of the show Friday at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. As she has for years, White turned over the letters to a puzzle as a contestant guessed them.White, 35, is married to restaurateur George Santo Pietro. The child, her first, is due in the spring.

"Wheel of Fortune" host Pat Sajak and the show's producer, Merv Griffin, were both on hand to congratulate White.