Luann de Lesseps opened up about her current dating life during an episode of Access Hollywood’s “Housewives Nightcap” last week.
Following the highly anticipated debut of “The Real Housewives of New York City” season 13 earlier this month, de Lesseps confirmed that she is dating again after splitting from her former boyfriend, Garth Wakeford months ago.
“I am dating,” de Lesseps confirmed, via a report from Yahoo! Entertainment on May 14.
Read on to find out what happened between de Lesseps and Wakeford.
Luann de Lesseps Dated Garth Wakeford During The Pandemic
According to de Lesseps, she and Wakeford enjoyed one another’s company for months amid the COVID-19 quarantine. Then, as restrictions began to lift in the Big Apple and other locations around the country, things between them “fizzled.”
“Garth and I had a great relationship during COVID. It was a COVID sizzle and then it fizzled — and that’s okay,” de Lesseps confirmed.
De Lesseps went on to say that after she and Wakeford both moved on from their short-lived romance, she met someone new.
Luann de Lesseps Met Someone In Mexico
“We’ve moved on and I’m dating. I met somebody in Mexico, so I’m seeing him once in a while. But I’m single and always a hopeless romantic. Never say never,” de Lesseps shared.
Although de Lesseps is seeing someone at the moment, she told the hosts of “Housewives Nightcap” days ago that she’s taking things very slow.
“It’s very new,” she explained.
As “Real Housewives of New York City” fans may recall, de Lesseps first confirmed her relationship with Wakeford in November of last year.
Luann de Lesseps Shares Her Thoughts On Marriage
In late 2020, de Lesseps met her now-ex-boyfriend, a Hampton-based personal trainer, on a dating app. Then, during an interview with PEOPLE in April, she discussed the possibility of getting married again.
“I have been there, done that, but you never say never, right?” de Lesseps said at the time. “I am a hopeless romantic. I’ve been married twice and like they say, three times the charm. So, you never know.”
De Lesseps went on to say that while she’s not looking for marriage, she’s also not opposed to it.
Luann de Lesseps Hopes Good Things Will Happen
“I’m not opposed to it and I’m not looking for it. I feel like when you’re not looking, that’s when things happen,” de Lesseps added of her thoughts on marriage.
To see more of de Lesseps and her cast mates, don’t miss new episodes of the 13th season of “The Real Housewives of New York City,” which air on Tuesday nights at 9/8c on Bravo.
Read on to find out what de Lesseps said about her current relationships with co-stars Ramona Singer and Eboni K. Williams.