“The whole thing about Phoenix being born was hard,” says Michaels, 38, who opens up about her new family in the latest issue of PEOPLE.
The eight-episode first season will give fans an unprecedented look into Jillian's chaotic, cuss-filled personal life as she tries juggle life with an ever-growing empire, two kids, the longtime love of her life, a steadfast business partner, a family of dear friends, and 15 pets.
On top of all that, Jillian's longtime partner, Heidi Rhoades, is hoping to tie the knot and add a third child to their budding family, which already includes of five-year-old Lukensia and three-year-old Phoenix.
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It’s highly possible Jillian’s comments were misconstrued or did not translate well in print, but her clarification does help fans and those who might not feel so secure about their being LGBT-identified feel a little more assured that a public figure like Jillian is looking to deny or wish away an integral part of who she is.
Naomi Campbell Covers on Sunday, critics can't help but wonder if Jillian and Heidi have what it takes to make a marriage work as the fitness world superstar has even voiced her doubts in the past.
Blogger Grace Gerard notes that Jillian might be worried that she has millions of dollars at stake as she was even once quoted as saying, "I don't know what scares me more - having another kid or getting married." Magazine What's more, not much is known about Heidi other than she's a stay-at-home mom to the couple's two younger children and that she might not have any stable income of her own.
It also included photos of their loved ones holding up signs that read "Will You Marry Me.""I know I'm an a—hole all the time, but if you will continue to put up with me, I would like you to marry me," Michaels said after Rhoades watched the footage. When one asked how long ago they got engaged, she replied,null "About 4 months ago."Michaels and Rhoades began dating in 2009 and are parents to daughter Lukensia, 5, and son Phoenix, 3.
Michaels adopted their baby girl from Haiti the same week Rhoades gave birth to Phoenix.
That gay families get attacked and even small daily interactions involve others being ‘shocked and disturbed’ by the gay lifestyle.