“Ryne and I are taking some time apart to focus on ourselves and our children,” a rep for the 42-year-old Bravo star famous in an announcement to Us Weekly after the pair’s breakup made headlines. “While we are very sad, we are hoping that we will heal and be even stronger as a family. We ask for patience as we navigate this new chapter in our lives.”
Us confirmed on Tuesday, May 17, that the plastic surgeon filed for legal separation from her partner earlier this month after the twosome briefly called it quits after wrapping season 16 of RHOC. In court docket paperwork obtained by Us, the fact TV persona listed their date of separation as September 8, 2021. She requested legal and physical custody of the duo’s youngsters — 10-year-old twins Vince and Vera and 9-year-old son Robert — and requested for Holliday to have visitation. Armstrong additionally requested for spousal assist to be terminated for each events.
The estranged couple wed in November 2013 and made their RHOC debut throughout season 16. In February, Armstrong completely instructed Us that she and Holliday were in a “much better” place after taking time aside when filming ended.
“We separated for a while and lived life without each other,” she defined. “And I think that made us have more of an appreciation for who the other person was and have a different outlook on getting back together and putting in the work to stay together. … It got worse and then I turned a corner and came back around. It got better.”
Being on digicam “put a magnifying glass” on the problems that had developed within the duo’s relationship, she continued. “You’re forced to either come together or walk away. And so we walked away and then came together. We did both.”
One day earlier than the pair’s breakup shocked Bravo viewers, Armstrong and Holliday spent some high quality time with their youngsters. “What a ✨magical✨ day in Disneyland with the family! 🪄♥️😍,” the aesthetician captioned a carousel of Instagram photographs. “Thank you @disneyland for the amazing tour and day filled with laughs, smiles, and pure magic!!!! Feeling like a little kid again! ♥️🖤🪄✨🍊.”
Fans puzzled whether or not the twosome had been on the rocks again earlier this 12 months when Armstrong listed her house in Newport Beach, California, for $6 million. At the time, the beauty MD instructed Page Six, “We are hoping our new home is a place for a clean slate and fresh start to work on our marriage and family.”