Meghan King is throwing a shade over ex-husband Jim Edmonds, hailing his recent wedding to Kortnie O’Connor as “the best day of my life” because it means she is now free of him.
King, 38, who shares three children with his ex-spouse, held nothing back in the candid chat, mocking him for spending “unimaginable amounts of money on his girlfriend” to keep her in his life.
Right now he is in Italy. He just got married, so he’s leaving me alone,” she said. us weekly of her nuptials to O’Connor, 37. “Like, her wedding day was also the best day of my life.”
Bold! Meghan King said in a new interview that her ex-husband Jim Edmonds’ wedding day was “the best day of my life”; photographed in Las Vegas earlier this month
Meghan was married to the 52-year-old former MLB star from 2014 to 2019, and they are parents to daughter Aspen, five, and twins Hayes and Hart, four.
In the impromptu chat, the former Real Housewives of Orange County star went on to say of his former flame, “He’s spending huge, huge, inconceivable amounts of money on his girlfriend.” Like, I totally agree, whatever it takes. Keep it close to her.
The media personality flared as she continued to emphasize the high-maintenance indulgences of her children’s new stepmother.
Take her on luxurious trips, buy her a Ferrari, a Chanel and private jets. Do everything you can to keep this woman because I don’t know what would happen if she left. As if she collapsed, ”she emphasized.
Continuing: ‘He is in Italy right now. He just got married, so he’s leaving me alone,” King said of his ex’s nuptials to Kortnie O’Connor.
And in the midst of her brashness, she credited Jim with their relationship that provided their little ones with a sense of stability.
‘[Kortnie] He is the one my children have known for three years. And that stability is really important. I haven’t been able to give them that stability and a partner, which is a big mom’s fault for me,” she revealed.
‘But at least Jim, with his mountain of failures, is able to provide that. I will give you support where it is due,’ he praised.
In the virtual chat, Meghan was animated as usual, dressed in a charcoal jean jacket and white T-shirt.
The news: Kortnie showed off her sparkling diamond engagement ring when she announced her engagement to the former athlete.
Elsewhere in the upcoming conversation, Meghan clarified earlier reports that the temporary restraining order she had against her ex had been lifted.
‘The temporary restraining order was lifted, but we entered into a consent order which maintains the same terms as the restraining order. So it was not abandoned for lack of fear,” he noted.
‘It was dropped because it just changed. It just evolved and changed. Because of that, I feel safe.’
The blonde beauty also added: ‘Since I got the [temporary restraining order] things have been much better.
Meghan initially sought the TRO against Edmonds due to a claim that he had been verbally abusive about their child custody agreement.
Legalities: Elsewhere in the upcoming conversation, Meghan clarified earlier reports that the temporary restraining order she had against her ex had been lifted
King filed the court papers in Missouri in June, according to a TMZ reporting what he described as “frequent and constant verbal abuse” via text messages.
The court order also claimed the same behavior occurred on the Family Wizard app, used to co-parent their children.
It was unclear exactly what Edmonds told her, but insiders said it had to do with their joint custody agreement, specifically referring to the pick-up and drop-off schedule that King said had not been followed.
Happier times: Meghan took to Instagram to share a family photo when she was still married to Edmonds
King’s first marriage was to Brad McDill. The two married in the summer of 2007 and later divorced in 2011.
She married President Biden’s nephew Cuffe Owens last year, but they separated after just two months of marriage. In July, King revealed that the union had been annulled.
Up next for King is an appearance on Reality of Love, a new show coming to Netflix, where he will speak openly with celebrity relationship coach Nicole Moore.
‘Nicole and I have worked together on and off for the last few years. She really helped me in my love life to sort out some things that I’ve been through in my romantic life and try to come out the other side,” King said.
‘It just made perfect sense when she asked me to help her with Reality of Love. I was willing to participate and couldn’t wait to support her in her dream, but also to collaborate with other women. [We got to] see what we’re all going through and how reality television affected our lives.’
Single mom: These days, the blonde TV star is balancing motherhood and being single