Maintain a cordial atmosphere Shanna Moakler Travis BarkerAfter previously arguing, they have reached an amicable stage in their coparenting relationship.
“We’re coparenting really great right now,” the former pageant queen, 47, exclusively told Us WeeklyFriday, April 22, when she was promoting Miss Nevada USA & Miss Utah USA. “We’re getting along. … I’m happy for that.”
The Rhode Island native welcomed son Landon now 18, and daughter Alabama now 16, to her family with the Blink-182 member 46 before their 2008 split. She and ex-fiancé Oscar De La HoyaBarker also has a 23-year-old daughter, Atiana.
While Moakler accused the drummer’s partner, Kourtney Kardashian, of putting “a wedge” between her and her kids in May 2021, she told Use on Friday that her previous comments weren’t “the best statement to make.”
The actress explained, “At one point in time, [his relationship]It did impact my relationship with my children, but we are in a great place. We have a great friendship. … I’ve been a very active mother for the last two decades. My kids and I are in a great headspace.”
Kardashian, 43, and Barker made their romance public in January 2021. They got engaged nine months later. Ahead of the Grammy nominee’s October 2021 proposal, Moakler revealed that she was not on speaking terms with her children.
The former was gone by November 2021. PlayboyModel had reunited her son. “My love,” she captioned an Instagram Story selfie with Landon at the time. The former Miss USA also shared an image with Alabama three months later.
The teenagers are now “proud” of Moakler, she told UseOnly February, following her Celebrity Big Brother stint.
“That was one of the things I was most hoping to do,” the former BridalplastyThe host explained the situation at the time. “Their dad’s a rock star and they get to tour the world with him and see him on stage in front of hundreds of thousands of fans, so I thought it was really cool that my kids got to see me on TV doing something really fun and out of the box.”
Moakler is currently feeling “proud” of her work directing and producing the Miss Nevada pageant on May 14 and 15, as well as the Miss Utah competition on May 27 and 28.
“I’ve worked with thousands and thousands of young women over the last decade,” Moakler gushed on Friday of the upcoming events, noting the contestants will all be wearing Miraclesuit, Magicsuit and Skinny Dippers swimwear. “I’ve had the opportunity to really make a difference in their lives and get these young girls out into their communities and doing community service. They get all of these incredible opportunities.”
Diana Cooper reporting