Ryan Edwards may also have simply finished a ninety-day life in rehab upon his return to Teen Mom OG, but that didn’t forestall him from ingesting on camera.
In Monday’s season most excellent of the MTV series, Edwards insisted on ordering a Bud Light along with his steak while out to dinner with spouse Mackenzie Standifer, despite her concerns.
“I just want a beer with my steak,” he insisted, at which point Standifer grew silent earlier than switching topics to his feelings being domestic together with his circle of relatives after his rehab stay.
“It feels top,” he said of being home and meeting their infant son Jagger, whom she welcomed in October during his treatment. “I ignored you. I became long gone for a long time, I make an apology for putting you through that.”
He endured, “You did a few difficult matters via yourself. I’m proud of you.”
“I did not truly have some other alternative,” she snapped back, to which he replied, “Still, you need to be proud of your self. You and I had been the first rate I think. Glad to be home, I’m satisfied.”
Now that Edwards was lower back in town, he was looking to make amends with ex Maci Bookout, with whom he stocks 10-12 months-vintage son Bentley. Before his stay in rehab, Bookout had taken out a defensive order in opposition to Edwards for herself, husband Taylor McKinney and their kids after Edwards allegedly threatened to kill them, which he admitted changed into some “pretty shady s—” at some point of Monday’s episode.
Despite his ruminations on his co-parenting state of affairs, Standifer turned around returned to his consuming almost straight away, telling her husband, “I simply do not want those ninety days to be a waste.”
“Like, if you needed to depart for that lengthy and not be here, I would love for it to at least imply something,” she instructed him. “I can’t worry about things I can’t exchange, but it nonetheless creeps in there.”
After a quick pause, Edwards reassured her, “I understand. Everything could be OK even though.”
Months after their dinner changed into filmed, Edwards turned into picked up via police on allegations of on foot out on a bar tab and held on an open warrant for heroin possession. He spent three months in jail earlier than being launched in April 2019.
In Monday’s most advantageous of Kate Plus Date, TLC’s new dating show presenting the former Jon & Kate Plus 8 megastar, the truth personality reflected on her messy divorce, which became splashed across tabloid covers from 2009 to 2010.
“I turned into the mom of 8 kids. That does no longer come without great, ridiculous strain,” she defined. “Being 29 years old, having been married for a couple of years … You simply ought to develop up rapid.”
Kate knows she has “taken loads of flak” for the way she dealt with Jon at some point in their marriage, admitting, “I turned into very harsh, maybe non-empathetic.”
“I needed to be the man or woman in price, and likely most of the time, I didn’t need to be that character,” she persisted. “I had numerous anger.”
While watching her divorce play out in the public eye “kills” her, Kate is aware of she’s in a better vicinity now being divorced than she changed into with Jon.
“They say the person that you’re with has to bring out the pleasure in you, and I simply do not experience like the best model of myself changed into introduced out,” she defined.
It’s been almost 10 years on account that her divorce became finalized, and Kate admitted she is just now feeling equipped to get returned into courting.
“Destiny is coming. My kids are going off to college, and I’m going to be by myself,” the real character stated. “I make jokes about it — me and my puppies, it’ll be exceptional.”
Joking aside, Kate admitted to feeling “form of just like the peculiar man out” along with her children starting to leave the nest.
“I assume that it might be fantastic to have somebody I surely enjoy spending time with to do amusing stuff with,” she brought.
Getting returned accessible after one of these hard break up is a bit daunting, however.
“I don’t realize if it was aware or unconscious. The feeling of occurring dates, if you positioned it in one phrase, is susceptible, and I’ve avoided the whole lot that includes feeling inclined. And I now understand that one of these things changed into dating,” Kate added. “Going forward, I’ve learned a lot approximately myself. I’ve modified, I’ve tailored and I’ve grown up lots. I’ve ended up an awful lot extra self-conscious. And nearly 10 years later, my youngsters are all but grown up. So, I’m dating once more — eventually.”