Kristen Doute’s romance with Luke Broderick began as a summertime hookup, however shortly turned one thing extra.
The Vanderpump Guidelines alum wasn’t essentially searching for love when she met Broderick in June 2022. Nonetheless, the duo hit it off whereas serving as a bridesmaid and groomsman of their mutual pal’s nuptials.
“Proper after we met on the wedding ceremony, or, like, frolicked on the wedding ceremony, we had intercourse,” Doute revealed throughout a December 2022 episode of the couple’s “Love, Intercourse and What Else Issues” podcast.
Regardless of hooking up so shortly, the previous actuality star was hesitant to leap right into a relationship with the Indiana native. (Doute confirmed in June 2022 that she break up from Alex Menache after two years collectively.)
“I battled with being, like, your particular person. I like you a lot, however simply the considered being somebody’s girlfriend once more threw me by a loop as a result of I need to be a spouse and I need to be a mom,” the Michigan native defined on the podcast. “Most of all, I simply need to be a mom and a companion. And I used to be so uninterested in being a girlfriend for a few years after which having s—t disintegrate.”
The pair finally pushed by their respective reservations and grew nearer all through the summer time months. It wasn’t till December 2022 that Doute confirmed she was in a relationship with Broderick.
Doute beforehand dated Tom Sandoval from 2007 to 2013 and Brian Carter for a number of years earlier than their 2019 break up.
Scroll all the way down to relive Doute and Broderick’s relationship from the start: