Kristin Cavallari has been open about her decision to call off her engagement to Jay Cutler in 2011.
The Hills graduate appeared on Wednesday’s Call Her Daddy podcast, where she opened up about her brief split from Cutler in 2011. mother at home.
“Basically, I called off the engagement [for] I got divorced for the same reason, and I guess if there’s one takeaway from this is that you can’t ignore red flags,” she was quoted as saying by Page Six. “People don’t change, and you have to trust your gut.”
In her 2016 memoir, Balancing in Heels, the reality star shared that she had to postpone her wedding because the 39-year-old athlete “imagined being the only breadwinner and his wife staying at home.”
Cavallari and Culter married on June 7, 2013. They announced their split in April 2020. The exes share three children, sons Camden, 9, and Jaxon, 8, and daughter Saylor, 6.
Cavallari explained that her three children were why she wanted to be careful about what she said about Cutler because “that’s her dad.” She added that she wanted to be like her mom, who “never said anything bad about my dad growing up.” However, she did not deny her unhappy marriage.
“It was toxic,” she said of their relationship. “Period, end of story. That’s all I have to say.”
Though things weren’t working out for her, the “Laguna Beach” graduate wanted what was best for her children’s father. She even wanted Culter to find his life partner.
“I hope he finds someone, I really do,” she said of Cutler, Entertainment Tonight reported. “I want him to be happy. My kids benefit from that, you know. So I hope he remarries.”
Cavallari admitted that “it hurt a little” when she found out he was back together for the first time since their breakup. However, she was proud to say that “I’m friends with almost all of my ex-boyfriends,” which she felt was “a good thing.”
Acknowledging the things she learned from every relationship she got into, the Uncommon James founder wanted all of her exes to be “happy and in great relationships.”
https://www.ibtimes.com.au/kristin-cavallari-revisits-moment-she-called-jay-cutler-engagement-2011-trust-your-gut-1837323?utm_source=Public&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=Distribution Kristin Cavallari recalls the moment she called off her engagement to Jay Cutler in 2011: ‘Trust your gut’