Kim Kardashian has opened up about the realities of co-parenting her four children and estranged husband Kanye West during their divorce.
The Skims founder, who shares children with the rapper North, eight, Saint, six, Chicago, four, and Psalm, two, opened up about their co-parenting relationship during the call and how she’s coping with the issue of her divorce her children to Robin Roberts during an ABC News primetime special on Wednesday.
According to Kardashian, who filed for divorce from West in February 2021 and has since been in a legal battle with the rapper, she wants to take the “high road” but admits it’s “tough” at times.
“You want to take the main road, and sometimes it’s hard, but I think at the end of the day everyone has their own way of communicating,” Kardashian told Roberts, adding that she’s always been an “advocate of [West] to speak his truth, and I would always want that.”
On how she’s handling the issue with the couple’s children, Kardashian said she’s “really open and honest,” but acknowledged that her two younger children “don’t understand that much.”
However, according to Kardashian, North and Saint “know what’s going on,” with the reality star noting that “you just really have to be there for them no matter what, even in this crazy life that we’re living.”
“You just have to have a really open dialogue with your kids,” she added.
The KKW Beauty founder also revealed that she and West talk about their children on a daily basis and that she and the rapper “will always be family,” before adding that she just wants her kids to be “happy and healthy and the think of their father’s world, and they do”.
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Kardashian’s comments come after she recently told Ellen DeGeneres that “no matter what,” West, who has been attacking both Kardashian and her new boyfriend Pete Davidson on social media for the past few weeks, “will be the father of my kids.” .
“So I just try, as hard as it can be sometimes, I try to ignore it and just do what’s best for the kids,” she added. “Take the main road.”
Meanwhile, Kourtney Kardashian opened up about her relationship with Travis Barker, revealing how she knew “deep down” that if they “look into each other’s eyes and do it physically,” it would be “over” for the couple’s friendship. .
The Poosh founder, who tied the knot on Sunday after attending the Grammy Awards together with Barker – without a marriage license – in Las Vegas, Nevada, reflected on the development of their relationship from longtime friends while speaking with Robin Roberts .
When asked by Roberts about her relationship with the Blink 182 drummer, Kardashian admitted it was “funny” to think about since the couple started out as friends.
“It’s so funny when we think about it being us. Can you believe it? We’re Kourtney and Travis who are friends,” said the Keeping Up With The Kardashians graduate.
However, according to Kardashian, she always knew that if she and Barker made their relationship “physical,” they could become more than just friends.
“Deep down, I felt like if we looked into each other’s eyes and did it physically, it would just be over,” she admitted.
The reality star’s admission comes after she shared photos to Instagram from her wedding ceremony to Barker on Wednesday, in which she and the musician were smiling at the chapel in Las Vegas, where their mock nuptials were performed by an Elvis impersonator.
“Found these in my camera roll,” Kardashian captioned the photo album. “Once upon a time in a country far, far away (Las Vegas) at 2am, after an epic night out and a little tequila, a queen and her handsome king with an Elvis ventured into the only open chapel and got married (to No license). Practice creates masters.”
Kardashian’s sister Khloe also shared her praise for the couple during the interview with Roberts, with the Good American founder telling the Good Morning America host that she thinks “Kourt and Trav are in an amazing place.”
Khloe Kardashian has been candid about her relationship with Tristan Thompson and why she chose to let him into the delivery room when she gave birth to her daughter True, despite his infidelity.
The Good American founder was asked about Thompson, who she dated on and off for years, and who recently confirmed he’d fathered another child with another woman while speaking to Robin Roberts.
“I felt incredibly secure with Tristan at first,” Kardashian said of their relationship, which began in 2016. “I felt really good for a while.”
The Keeping Up With The Kardashians alum then recalled when Thompson cheated on her just before her daughter was born in 2018, with the reality star revealing that she decided to let him into the delivery room because she wanted that the home videos “as pure and perfect as I could make them” for her daughter.
“I remember when he cheated on me just before the birth and I could still have him in the delivery room, and so, yeah, it might have looked weird to the outside world, but when my daughter watches my home videos of it, those videos will.” to be as pure and perfect as I could make them,” she shared.
Regarding the relationship the former couple has now, Kardashian told Roberts that she still thinks “he’s a great guy and a great dad,” but that he’s “just not the guy for me.”
When asked what Kardashian and her sisters are “looking for,” the reality star told the Good Morning America host, “I think at the end of the day, we’re all just looking for happiness. We want to be happy and feel safe.”
Kardashian’s comments come after Thompson confirmed in January this year that he is the father of a son with Maralee Nichols after the fitness trainer filed a paternity suit against the basketball star.
At the time, Thompson publicly apologized to Kardashian for the “heartbreak and humiliation” he had caused her over the course of their relationship.
“Khloe, you don’t deserve this. You don’t deserve the heartache and humiliation I’ve caused you. You don’t deserve the way I’ve treated you all these years. My actions are certainly not consistent with the way I see you,” he wrote.
While speaking to Variety in March, Kardashian conceded that it’s “not fun” to talk about Thompson, but acknowledged that it’s “part of my life journey,” confirming that viewers are taking their relationship to the new side the famous family will see reality show.
The Kardashians’ new reality show The Kardashians premieres April 14 on Hulu.
https://www.independent.ie/style/celebrity/kim-kourtney-and-khloe-kardashian-talk-ex-partners-new-loves-and-co-parenting-on-abc-news-special-41528922.html Kim, Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian discuss exes, new loves and co-parenting in the ABC News special