Feeling the love? Shanna Moakler didn’t let her seemingly rocky relationship with boyfriend Matthew Rondeau dampen her Valentine’s Day after returning house from her stint on Celebrity Big Brother on Monday, February 14.
The 46-year-old actuality star solely instructed Us Weekly on Wednesday, February 16, that she “totally” had an excellent vacation, however didn’t make any direct reference to her 29-year-old beau.
“It was amazing,” she stated after being voted out of the Big Brother house on Monday. “It was very refreshing to be able to come home and just decompress and be around my things. It was so nice.”
While the previous Miss USA runner-up instructed Us that her Valentine’s Day celebration was a cheerful event, eagle-eyed followers observed the following day that Moakler is no longer following her boyfriend on social media amid rumors that the 2 are on the rocks.
Moakler beforehand gushed about Rondeau to the cameras forward of her exit from the CBS collection, however outdoors the present, her relationship had already made headlines for a less-than-romantic purpose.
Earlier this month, Teddi Mellencamp, who was Moakler’s former Celebrity Big Brother housemate, shared alleged DM messages she received from Rondeau about the former pageant queen.
“Shanna’s boyfriend, who I didn’t tag in any posts, slid into my DMs as well,” the Bravo character, 40, claimed on her “Two T’s in a Pod” podcast on February 9 after she was kicked off of the CBS actuality present a couple of days prior. “Let’s just say, Shanna, when you get out of the house, if he hasn’t told you anything, you need to call me, girl.”
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills alum clarified that Rondeau “was not hitting on me,” when he despatched her the messages, however Mellencamp claimed he did throw shade at Moakler.
“I said, ‘Oh, Shanna, had I known you were going to vote me out, I wouldn’t have left you my hat.’ Obviously joking. It’s a beanie cap, I don’t care. It’s my bad attempt at humor,” she recalled on the podcast. “But he wrote, ‘You’ll never see that hat again,’ and then something negative about her. … Now I have a little bit [of] additional concerns for Shanna.”
The Rhode Island native, who has been dating Rondeau on and off since 2020, was nonetheless on the CBS present when Mellencamp shared the alleged story along with her listeners.
“Shanna is going to be completely blindsided once she comes out of the house and finds out what Matthew has been up to,” a supply solely instructed Us on the time. “When she comes out of the house, she’s in for a wakeup call. … They were headed toward an engagement but now can be headed toward a split.”
The mannequin has but to publicly touch upon the shady DMs — or discuss the place she and Rondeau at present stand — however as of Wednesday her social media accounts nonetheless featured photographs of her boyfriend. Rondeau, nonetheless, not too long ago wiped Moakler from his Instagram.
Ahead of her romance with Rondeau, Miss New York USA 1995 was married to Travis Barker. The pair, who share son Landon, 18, and daughter Alabama, 16, cut up in 2008 after 4 years of marriage. Moakler can also be the mom of daughter Atiana, 22, with ex Oscar De La Hoya.
Barker, for his half, moved on with Kourtney Kardashian, who he proposed to in September 2021.
Celebrity Big Brother airs on CBS Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8 p.m. ET and Mondays at 9 p.m. ET.