Not . Shanna Moakler didn’t maintain again relating to the general public assumption that she is “obsessed” with ex-husband Travis Barker and his now-fiancée, Kourtney Kardashian.
“I’m in a relationship and I’m really happy, and it’s just not something that’s centered in my world, and that’s why I was so excited for this Big Brother opportunity, because I wanted America to see me for who I was, and not necessarily what’s pumped out to the masses and the media sometimes,” Moakler, 46, who’s presently in a relationship with Matthew Rondeau, instructed Entertainment Tonight on Wednesday, February 16.
The CBS character famous that she doesn’t thoughts that her youngsters will seem on the upcoming Kardashians actuality sequence with their father. Moakler and Barker, 46, share son Landon, 18, and daughter Alabama, 16.
“I won’t be tuning in. But I think it’s fine if this is an opportunity that they want to be a part of,” the Rhode Island native, who additionally shares daughter Atiana, 22, with ex Oscar De La Hoya, added. “My children are my first priority and, that’s one thing that I think Travis and I do agree on.”
Moakler defined that her kids’s happiness comes earlier than any stress with the well-known household, saying, “That’s probably the only thing we agree on, but our children come first and their happiness. As long as the Kardashians are good to my kids, that’s all that matters to me as a mom. As long as they’re happy, and that’s the key.”
The former Playboy mannequin, who was married to the musician from 2004 to 2008, beforehand opened up about Barker’s romance with Kardashian, 42, feeling too acquainted.
“I’m not bothered by them and I don’t even find them even scandalous or whatever. Like, if you’re in love and you want to show that off, go for it,” Moakler solely instructed Us Weekly in May 2021. “What was weird is that they were posting about a movie [True Romance] that Travis and I basically bonded over. I called him Clarence in the movie. We named our daughter after the character Alabama in the movie. I walked down the aisle to ‘You’re So Cool’ from True Romance. Our first dance at our wedding was to the love song from True Romance.”
Moakler claimed that Barker and Kardashian might be affecting her relationship together with her youngsters.
“I think it’s in poor taste to have your new girlfriend sit there while you put a skull and cross bones over my name and post it,” she stated concerning the couple, who introduced their engagement in October 2021. “But why post about it if you’re not trying to shade me? And then, of course, you know, my kids see that. They see their father basically insulting their mother, you know?”
After the previous pageant winner joined season 3 of Celebrity Big Brother earlier this month, a supply revealed to Us that Moakler had no plans to “publicly” focus on the Kardashian household.
“[Shanna] has to bite her lips sometimes and is definitely careful about what she says and mindful of what can happen as a result,” the insider added, noting that Kardashian and Barker have been “not watching” his ex-wife on the competitors present. “Her kids are very close to Travis so she wouldn’t want to say something that would hurt them and cause their relationship to get strained again.”
Following her eviction on Monday, February 14, the previous Miss USA weighed in on viewers connecting her to the Kardashians household throughout her time on the present.
“Obviously, the Kardashians are a huge family and that brings a lot of traction, but I try to just keep all that sort of media attention out of it,” she shared with Us, including that it was good to return from CBB in time for Valentine’s Day. “It was very refreshing to be able to come home and just decompress and be around my things. It was so nice.”
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