The married and family life of Real Housewives of Orange County star Braunwyn Windham-Burke has been at the center of speculation amid a recent spate of social media posts, including one in which her daughter Rowan was under- titled an Instagram post, ‘F ***. You. Mom.’
After the post, Braunwyn took to Instagram Stories to ask for privacy amid the family crisis.
“Our family asks for your understanding as we work under difficult circumstances,” said Braunwyn. “45 million Americans will have mental health problems. It affects almost all families, and ours is no different.
The latest: The married and family life of Real Housewives of Orange County star Braunwyn Windham-Burke has been at the center of speculation amid a recent wave of social media posts
“We will share more with you when the time is right. We ask for your grace and kindness and thank everyone for their support.
Braunwyn and her husband Sean Burke are parents of seven children: Jacob, Bella, Rowan, Koa, Hazel and the twins Caden and Curran.
The Newport Beach native also put up a photo referencing co-parenting, when separated parents coordinate to take care of their children.
The repost said: “New to the co-parenting world? It doesn’t have to be bad. It won’t be like this forever. You just need a little perspective … Knowing what to expect will save your sanity.
Story? Her daughter Rowan captioned an Instagram post, ‘F ***. You. Mom.’
After the post, Braunwyn took to Instagram Stories to ask for privacy amid family crisis
Braunwyn, who has been married to Burke since 2000, captioned the post with a link to a Zoom session with divorce specialist Michelle Dempsey.
Last year, Braunwyn said during the RHOC post-show that she and Burke – who initially tied the knot in 2000 – temporarily separated after cheating on him.
“We fought for our family because Sean and I were almost divorced… I cheated on Sean,” she said. ‘We are separated. I took the children. He was also with someone else.
“We were separated, we were in two different houses. I went to Hawaii; I took the children, I enrolled them in school. I told Sean I was done. I didn’t want to be a single mother anymore. He traveled 25 days a month.
Big family: she and her husband Sean Burke, who are parents of seven children, have been married since 2000
Braunwyn said months later the relationship came together when he “proposed” to her once again and refocused on his family life.
“He had quit his job,” she said. “He was the president of a very successful company. He sold his shares and he left and he became a stay-at-home dad for eight years. He said, “I’d rather pick you guys over my job. ”
Braunwyn appears on Bravo with her teammates Shannon Storms Beador, Kelly Dodd, Gina Kirschenheiter, Emily Simpson and newcomer Elizabeth Lyn Vargas.
The 15th season of The Real Housewives of Orange County premieres Oct. 14 on Bravo at 9 / 8c.