"Vanderpump Guidelines" Stars James Kennedy & Raquel Leviss SPLIT
Vanderpump Rules' Raquel Leviss is transferring on.
Taking to Instagram Tales on Thursday, Dec. 17, the Bravo star opened up about how she's been "practising extra self-love" and prioritizing her personal wants.
"I wished to perform a little check-in immediately and to thanks guys for all of the candy, form messages," she stated, per quotes captured by People. "It truly is heartwarming to learn a few of these, so thanks a lot. I'm doing properly."
The magnificence pageant queen, who recently moved out of her shared condo with James, revealed that she was spending time together with her good friend in Petaluma—a metropolis in Sonoma County close to the San Francisco Bay space.
"I have been listening to lots of podcasts and actually taking away this message of self-love," she continued. "I'll begin journaling and taking over hobbies that I am really desirous about doing and practising extra self-love."
By taking time to replicate and to hear to sure podcasts, the 26-year-old actuality TV character stated she realized she wasn't prioritizing herself.
As she defined, "I believe one of many large issues I bought out of listening to all of those podcasts is if you're such a compassionate particular person and also you at all times put different folks's wants earlier than your individual, it's totally straightforward to get carried away in that."
"It is necessary to form put your self first, and I believe give your self the love you give different folks," she added, "I am practising that now and I am being extra form and affected person and loving to myself as a result of that is essential."
James has additionally posted about embarking on a brand new journey following his and Raquel's break up.
"immediately one chapter ends and a brand new chapter really begins for me," he wrote on Instagram on Dec. 7. "Undecided what I'll do however I do know one factor, I'll proceed my journey with out alcohol, I'll discover my true self and the music by no means dies."
He concluded, "Thanks to all my mates which have reached out I admire you all a lot. Cheers."
The couple, who announced their engagement in May 2021, revealed on Dec. 5 that they have been going their separate methods.
"After these 5 fantastic years we had collectively, we determined now we have two totally different objectives and made the choice to name off the engagement," the 2 stated in an announcement shared on their Instagram accounts. "We love one another very a lot, however we aren't in love anymore. We would like nothing however the very best for one another so please hold any ideas optimistic. Sending Love."
Instagram / James Kennedy
Earlier than asserting their breakup, rumors circulated on-line that that they had known as it quits. On the time, People reported via a supply that they ended their engagement whereas filming the Vanderpump Guidelines reunion, including that Raquel gave James her ring on digicam.
E! Information has since confirmed that they mentioned their break up on the reunion.
(E! and Bravo are each a part of the NBCUniversal household.)
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