The one married couple from season 5 of “Love Is Blind” to say “I Do” on the altar are now not dwelling collectively a 12 months and a half after getting married.
Though followers noticed Lydia Velez Gonzalez and Jamies Milton Johnson IV cuddled up collectively on the sofa throughout the “Love Is Blind” reunion, which aired on Sunday, the 2 revealed that they don’t seem to be even dwelling in the identical state in the mean time!
‘Love Is Blind’ S5’s Lydia and Milton Are No Longer Dwelling Collectively Following Reunion
Though they’re nonetheless married, the fan-favorite couple is now not dwelling collectively whereas they proceed to develop of their respective careers. Lydia revealed that she simply bought a brand new job, whereas Milton moved from Houston, Texas, to Lengthy Seaside, California, to pursue her MBA.
“Proper now we’re actually targeted on our careers — I bought a brand new job, it simply began a month in the past, he has a brand new job, has been there for a 12 months however he simply bought relocated to Lengthy Seaside really,” Lydia advised Entertainment Weekly following the “Love Is Blind” season 5 reunion. “We try to get used to this new schedule and he’s additionally doing his MBA. He likes to go to highschool, apparently, that is his second grasp’s. We’re simply making an attempt to actually thrive in our careers.”
Though the 2 reside in several states, they’re nonetheless making an attempt to see if they will make their relationship final. “We simply miss one another a lot, so each second that we’ve collectively, we attempt to actually cherish it and attempt to be there as a lot as we will for one another after we are literally in the identical place,” she stated, confessing, “Proper now we’re restricted.”
“The problem is simply touring in airports. I hate airports a lot, however apart from that, it’s been wonderful. We actually miss one another and it simply makes you even love one another extra,” she stated. “It’s so good to have him right here while you come from work as an alternative of being alone. It’s your greatest buddy so clearly you need to see them on a regular basis.”
Lydia Jokes About Having The First ‘LIB’ Child
Though host Vanessa Lachey didn’t ask any questions on who can have the primary “Love Is Blind” child like she did within the season 4 reunion, Lydia was nonetheless requested if she plans to be the primary one. “We’re not there,” Lydia replied. “We aren’t in our full potential but.” Nevertheless, she does plan to have a household with Milton ultimately. “However sure, it’s in our plans to type a household, have a child,” she stated. That’ll come alongside the way in which.”
When requested what she would really like followers to remove from the present, she stated that she would really like them to concentrate on the optimistic elements of their relationship and never the drama that unfolded within the pods together with her ex, Uche Okorhoa.
“This isn’t my present and I recognize that everyone has their job to place [out] essentially the most entertaining present for the viewers, however one factor that I might love for everyone to see is how a lot we love one another, how playful we’re,” she stated. “You simply noticed a tiny little bit of it. We play and prank one another and attempt to tickle one another or attempt to spank one another, it’s simply enjoyable.”
She additionally revealed that she has no plans to restore her relationship together with her former pod buddy, Aaliyah Cosby, who had began relationship Lydia’s ex, Uche, however later walked away from filming after changing into uncomfortable with the connection between the pair. “I don’t have any relationship together with her,” Lydia stated. “I want her the most effective. She appears like she’s thriving and I’m completely happy for her.”
Lydia Is ‘Past Proud’ Of Their Journey
Though the 2 don’t have any photos posted collectively on social media, she did take to Instagram on Tuesday to share a photograph of their wedding ceremony rings. “Life with you is essentially the most enjoyable, cheerful, and loving,” she wrote within the caption. “I really feel so blessed to have discovered the ONE, the one which goes above and past every part he does. Being cherished by you is a privilege, that I don’t take without any consideration. My husband, my accomplice, my greatest buddy, you had been the reply to all my prayers and manifestations.”
“I’m past happy with us, and our journey. We now have overcome hurdles which have didn’t diminish our love for each other. Our marriage is vibrant proof of resilience, compassion, and happiness,” she continued. “Two years in the past I had the hope to search out somebody who would love me the identical method I like them, however you’ve exceeded that hope. I’ve all the time been taught to be robust, unbiased, and to face up for myself.”
“You got here into my life and advised me ‘Let me be that particular person for you, I need to be your security internet,’ and you’ve got excelled at it, the way in which you take care of me and make your arms really feel like house is priceless. My husband is a great, loving, adventurer, and we make one another higher,” she concluded. “I like you past the past James, thanks for being a wonderful man.”
“Love you to the moon and again,” Milton replied.