Shortly after Stassi Schroeder’s infamous fall from grace, the former Vanderpump Rules star shared she was expecting her first child. While she was suffering from the barrage of hate coming at her from all angles, she credits being pregnant with her daughter as saving her from turning to drugs and alcohol during the dark time.
Stassi’s daughter, Hartford, is almost two years old now. In an Instagram caption, Stassi told fans that her daughter helped put life into perspective for her and has filled her life with happiness she couldn’t imagine. Despite all the drastic changes in her life, Stassi couldn’t be more smitten with her new life as a mom. However, she has been honest with fans about the most significant changes motherhood has brought forward.
8/8 Did Stassi Schroeder Get Married?
The coronavirus halted Stassi’s dream wedding from happening in 2020. She and Beau had planned to marry in Beau’s home country, Italy. However, rather than postponing their wedding entirely, the pair tied the knot in a small, secret wedding in their backyard. The nuptials happened in late September 2020.
The pair were still determined to exchange vows in Italy, surrounded by friends and family. Two years after exchanging vows in their backyard, they held a second wedding in October 2022. Their daughter Hartford wore a beautiful ball gown picked out by the bride.
7/8 Stassi Started A Parenting Podcast With Her Husband
In March 2021, Stassi and her husband Beau started a podcast together. Titled The Good, The Bad, And The Baby, the purpose of the podcast is to discuss parenting in an open, honest way and connect with viewers over the crazy life experience that is having a child. The Instagram account for the podcast has over 200,000 followers. The couple releases new episodes weekly, and you can find the podcast on Patreon.
6/8 Stassi Released Her Second Book ‘Off With My Head’
While her baby keeps her extra busy these days, she made space to write her second New York Times Bestseller, Off With My Head. The book explores how the star managed to gracefully navigate her life falling apart after being accused of racist actions and comments from a fellow Vanderpump Rules cast mate.
In the book, Stassi admitted that her need to create drama for her reality TV-fueled life resulted in her calling the cops on her cast mate. She takes full responsibility for her actions and even hired a diversity coach.
Some fans, however, think the book indicates the star hasn’t learned her lesson. It seems their residual anger stands within the minority, however, as Stassi’s new podcasts and her new book are thriving.
According to numerous reviews, the book is hilarious and emotional, capturing the raw emotions Stassi experienced throughout the entire ordeal. While it didn’t reach the number one spot on the New York Times Best Seller list, it still made the top 10.
5/8 Stassi And Lala Kent’s Baby’s Have Playdates Together
What Stassi does during her chill time has completely changed since having a baby, but it still includes hanging with some of her old Vanderpump Rules co-stars. She remains close with pal and fellow momma Lala Kent, and their daughters seem to be getting closer every year. Stassi and Lala occasionally share glimpses of their daughters hanging out via their social media profiles.
Lala told Life&Style Magazine that having kids changed her relationship with Stassi. She said that there wasn’t much depth in the relationships in her life before having Ocean, but now she feels like she can rely on Stassi for anything mom-related.
4/8 Stassi Admitted Her Relationship With Her Husband Has Changed
On an episode of their podcast, Stassi explained to her fans that a few things changed in the couple’s relationship after having a baby. She said they were both guilty of not making time for one another because they were so busy keeping up with the baby’s schedule.
Stassi said she needs Beau to be better about that so she doesn’t build any resentment toward him. She warned that this is how couples start to become unhappy. Beau agreed with Stassi’s sentiments but ensured both Stassi and those listening overall the couple is in a good place.
3/8 Does Stassi Still Post Her Outfit Of The Day?
One of the thing Stassi has always been known for is her impeccable, chic style. She would grace her Instagram stories almost daily with an updated “Outfit Of The Day,” which soon became the hashtag #OOTD. While her daily #OOTD posts aren’t happening anymore, the start tries to pop on with a glimpse at what she’s wearing as often as she can.
The first pinned story on her Instagram is dedicated to her OOTD’s. She also still proudly celebrates National OOTD Day. Recognized each year on June 30th, Stassi admitted that Beau inspired her to apply for a national holiday license for her #OOTD.
2/8 Stassi Changed Her Hair To A Darker Color
Thinking about Stassi without platinum blonde hair seemed, as the star would say, tragic. That was until the star surprised fans, revealing a darker blonde, almost brown hair color in August 2022. Fans loved it, commenting that the color suited her perfectly and even made her look younger. On her podcast, she said that while this color would be easier to maintain than her previous platinum locks, she changed her hair color to match her baby’s.
1/8 Stassi Now Makes Frequent Trips To Universal Studios
Stassi and Beau are now season ticket holders at Universal Studios, all for their daughter Hartford. The family has been seen at the amusement park several times over the past year. They’ve even been occasionally joined by Vanderpump Rule’s alums and their babies.