Going with the stream! Teen Mom stars Cheyenne Floyd and Cory Wharton are identified for his or her copacetic coparenting abilities — they usually’re counting on one another much more now that they every not too long ago had youngsters with their respective companions.
“We check in and we adapt,” the Teen Mom: The Next Chapter star, 29, solely tells Us Weekly about her present coparenting dynamic with Wharton, 31, with whom she shares 5-year-old daughter Ryder.
“We truly have to rely on each other sometimes because there’s days where I’m like, ‘I can’t do this. Like, I’m, I’m wiped out. You gotta meet me somewhere and get Ry,’” she laughs. “’And there’s days where he’s like, ‘Hey, I know it’s not my day.’ Or you know, we adapt to each other and we’re going through a lot right now. … We rely on each other.”
When it involves their blended household, Floyd and Wharton have their fingers full. The California native and fiancé Zach Davis welcomed their first little one collectively, son Ace, in May 2021. One 12 months later, in June, Wharton and girlfriend Taylor Selfridge welcomed their second child together, daughter Maya. The Challenge star and his longtime girlfriend, 28, are additionally dad and mom of 2-year-old daughter Mila.
Floyd can’t assist however gush over child Maya, telling Us that the little lady is “absolutely beautiful.”
“Ryder has truly taken on the role of, like, the ultimate big sister,” the Teen Mom: Family Reunion alum says of her daughter. “She loves being a big sister to all of her siblings.”
While Floyd and Wharton have had their ups and downs through the years, as all coparents do, they at all times come collectively when it considerations Ryder — and any of her well being considerations.
Ryder is recognized with VLCAD (“very long-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency”) which implies “she can’t process fatty foods into energy,” Wharton explained to Us in December 2017. The coparents have placed on a united entrance throughout Ryder’s hospital visits, the newest of which was in February. In addition to coping with Ryder’s situation, Wharton’s new child additionally has a well being concern of her personal: a coronary heart defect generally known as tricuspid atresia, for which she must obtain a number of operations all through childhood.
Ultimately, for Floyd and Wharton, their little lady comes first.
“As long as we’re communicating and Ryder’s happy, that’s all we really care about,” Floyd instructed Us in January. “That’s very evident. Ryder lives her best life. She’s fine, so we’re fine.”
Teen Mom: The Next Chapter premieres Tuesday, September 6, at 8 p.m. ET on MTV.