Sister Wives’ Gwendlyn: Christine ‘Encouraged’ Janelle’s Independence 

Sisters are doing it for themselves! Sister Wives star Gwendlyn Brown opened up about Janelle Brown’s newfound independence — and credited mother Christine Brown with being a part of her inspiration. 

Throughout her Thursday, January 19, recap of the most recent Sister Wives episode — season 17 episode 5, which aired on Sunday, January 15 — a fan requested the 21-year-old her opinion on what sparked Janelle, 53, to be a “extra unbiased” girl following her break up from ex Kody Brown.

“I feel that she was inspired by my mother who has additionally because the first season change into much more empowered,” Gwendlyn, who’s the daughter of Christine, 50, and Kody, 54, replied. “They usually simply appear to have inspired one another to be extra robust and unbiased and assured in themselves.”

Christine publicly introduced her break up from Kody — with whom she shares six kids, Gwendlyn, Aspen, 27, Mykelti, 26, Paedon, 24, Ysabel, 19, and Truely, 12 — in November 2021. Janelle, for her half, revealed in December 2022 that she and the Wyoming native had been “separated for months.” (The estranged couple are additionally proud mother and father to 6 youngsters: Logan, 28, Maddie, 27, Hunter, 25, Garrison, 24, Gabriel, 21 and Savanah, 18.)

“I’m not ready for him. I’ve type of mourned that that a part of our life is gone,” Janelle stated throughout half 3 of the Sister Wives: One-on-Oneparticular, which aired earlier this month. “I wasn’t heartbroken. It wasn’t heartbreaking for me prefer it was for Christine.”

Christine, in the meantime, supported the true property’s break up from the polygamist, telling viewers on the time:“For Janelle, I feel that she’s pissed off, and she or he’s so harm. And that man that she was married to — she realizes that he’s completely completely different. However she’s completely different too.”

Now that they’re single, Gwendlyn shared her ideas on Christine and Janelle making their very own actuality present — the place they begin relationship one another.

“I feel we should always have a derivative sequence the place Janelle and my mother get collectively,”the TLC character joked throughout her January 11 YouTube recap. “Inform me you don’t love that concept. … Sister Wives. It needs to be known as Sister Wives — I’m a f—king genius.” 

Whereas the 2 ladies will not be contemplating a romance, they’ve typically gushed concerning the bond they’ve shaped through the years — one thing that continued after their respective splits from Kody.

In September 2022, the sister wives took a street journey to Idaho to see household, which they documented on social media. The next month, Christine gave Us Weekly an unique replace on the ladies’s continued friendship.