Vanderpump Guidelines alum Stassi Schroeder introduced her second being pregnant shortly earlier than Tom Sandoval and Raquel Leviss’ affair scandal made headlines — and the drama has already affected her future little one.
“Pay attention, it feels bizarre for me to even speak about all the ‘Scandoval’ drama as a result of it was such a giant a part of my life for all of my grownup life for, like, 10 years and now it’s not part of my life in any respect but it’s in every single place I flip,” the 34-year-old pregnant actuality TV alum, who exited the Bravo hit in 2020, solely instructed Us Weekly on Monday, March 13, whereas selling her Mommy Dearest tour. “It’s on my ‘For You’ web page [on TikTok and] it’s all individuals are speaking about. I can’t escape it. It’s taken over my life.”
She added: “Like, I really feel like my unborn child has been affected by ‘Scandoval.’ My unborn child is gonna actually come out and [say], ‘Scandoval.’ I’m not joking, like, he’s getting the power proper now. I believe it’s completely loopy.”
Us confirmed earlier this month that Sandoval, 39, and longtime girlfriend Ariana Madix had cut up after the TomTom cofounder and Leviss, 28, had been concerned in a months-long secret affair. Each Sandoval and the previous pageant queen have since issued public apologies to Madix, 37, as most of their Vanderpump Guidelines solid members took her facet.
“I imply, in case you’re not Workforce Ariana, get the f—okay outta right here. Like, it shouldn’t even be a query,” Schroeder, who introduced in March that she and husband Beau Clark expect their second little one, quipped to Us on Monday. “Is there anyone on the market who’s like, ‘I’m Workforce Tom?’ Like, present me that particular person.”
The Off With My Head writer even devoted an episode of her “Straight Up With Stassi” podcast to dissecting the drama — and now she’s prepared to maneuver on. “I simply was like, for one present solely I’m gonna speak about this and never maintain again,” Schroeder jokingly stated on Monday. “After which I’m going to shut the guide and go concerning the common scheduled programming that’s my boring life proper now.”
The Subsequent Degree Fundamental scribe is as a substitute specializing in her rising household — she shares daughter Hartford, 2, with Clark, 42, and they’re anticipating a child boy later this yr — and her upcoming podcast tour.
“I [thought], ‘Really, that is gonna be actually enjoyable,’” Schroeder instructed Us of hitting the street for her Mommy Dearest dwell exhibits, which start in April, amid her being pregnant. “As a result of I really feel like I’ll be far more targeted, I’ll be far more motivated and there’s one thing that, like, occurs once I get pregnant the place I simply really feel like I need to do extra, extra, extra, extra. So, I simply really feel like that is gonna be a very completely different expertise than what it was like the primary time I went on tour.”
With reporting by Sarah Jones