Her aspect of the story. Lisa Hochstein shared her ideas on the information that Lenny Hochstein is already courting somebody new after saying their break up.
“With two younger youngsters concerned, as a mother I’m going to focus all of my power and time on them,” the Actual Housewives of Miami star, 39, informed Us Weekly in a press release on Monday, Could 16. “I’m blindsided by his conduct and reckless dealing with of the scenario.”
Earlier on Monday, Lenny, 55, confirmed that he and the fact star have determined to separate after practically 13 years of marriage. The information got here after Page Six reported that the plastic surgeon was noticed partying with mannequin Katharina Mazepa at a Miami membership on Could 7. He denied breakup rumors on the time, however the outlet reported that Lisa and her RHOM costar Larsa Pippen confronted Lenny on the venue.
“Lisa and I are getting divorced,” Lenny informed Us. “Just a few weeks in the past I denied this as a result of I’m attempting my finest to guard my household throughout this course of. It’s true that I’m seeing Katharina however none of this occurred till after the choice was made to get divorced. It is a very troublesome time and I might ask for some privateness in order that we are able to finest handle our kids who imply the world to us.”
Lenny and Lisa, who tied the knot in October 2009, share son Logan, 6, and daughter Elle, 2. Throughout season 4 of RHOM, which debuted on Peacock in December 2021, Lisa admitted that she and her husband practically acquired divorced through the present’s hiatus. (The present’s authentic three-season run on Bravo wrapped in November 2013.)
“We nearly acquired a divorce, and it was devastating. Throughout this separation, Lenny had this emotional affair with some $2 hoe,” Lisa stated through the season 4 premiere, including that he “got here groveling again and it was the perfect determination of his life.”
Earlier this 12 months, nevertheless, Lisa informed Us that she and Lenny had been in an excellent place. “I positively really feel like we’re a hit story,” she stated in March. “As a result of we determined to work via our points and we didn’t wanna surrender, and thank God we did as a result of we’ve got our two youngsters that I couldn’t think about life with out. So, I I’m glad.”
The Hochstein Medspa co-owner added that she mentioned the couple’s earlier rigidity throughout season 4 as a result of she needed to “clear up” rumors about their marriage. “Quite a lot of the problems had been from so way back — like, eight years in the past,” she defined. “So, they actually aren’t points in our life proper now, however I needed to handle it as a result of folks needed to know.”
Nonetheless, Lisa revealed that revisiting the scenario for TV “opened up the outdated wounds” once more. “I acquired a bit upset seeing it and, like, reliving it,” she informed Us. “And quite a lot of the followers had stated, ‘Lenny’s checked out,’ or ‘Lenny doesn’t love me.’ That’s loopy speak. Lenny and I really like one another very a lot. You possibly can’t have a 14-year relationship or marriage with out love.”
With reporting by Diana Cooper and Christina Garibaldi