Holly and blake still dating liquidating 401k to buy home
Everyone’s nauseatingly familiar with the V-J-K sitch, (Click here to find out if Vienna and Kasey are still together,) but this other triangle goes farther back.
Here’s our attempt to recap how Holly, Michael, and Blake got to contestant Justin Guarini.) Holly eventually started dating Michael Stagliano, who was on Season 5 of The Bachelorette with Jillian Harris.
I’m so happy this show is over and we can go out in public now.” The 30-year-old hairstylist and 32-year-old entrepreneur didn’t cuddle up to the cash, but Money says she left the show with something more important.
“I left with a great man and I don’t just let anyone in to my life,” she explained backstage.
It was four days, “the longest of my life,” Blake says, until the 28-year-old dentist was reunited with his on-screen love interest, Holly Durst, 28. We’ve talked about being married about half the time we’ve dated.” But the fact that Holly called off her engagement with Michael so recently weighed heavily on him.
They spent the next two-and-a-half months on the phone, meeting secretly and texting. “I’d be a fool if I didn’t give that consideration,” he says.
“And I’m going, ‘I didn’t know Gwen sang that song.’ I’ve always known ‘Hey Baby.’ I didn’t know she sang that freakin’ song.
With the final roses all handed out and the mansion shut down for a thorough sterilization, here’s a guide to which couples are still going strong and which have called it quits.
“I thought I was just going on a regular picnic as part of the update package and didn’t expect it,” she says. I love him, love the ring and I have never been more excited in my life.
Incidentally, his twin brother Stephen Stagliano started dating De Anna Pappas. ) Michael proposed to Holly in June of 2010, and they wanted to have a double wedding with De Anna and Stephen (all four are pictured above), but Holly was having commitment issues, and they reportedly broke up around December 2010.
They got back together after the broken engagement, but Michael eventually broke things off because he says he was hurt about Holly’s refusal to be engaged to him.
That’s because the pair, both 28, who have flirted all season long, are now engaged to be married, a source tells PEOPLE.
Their courtship was always complicated, given that Durst’s former fiancé Michael Stagliano was also competing on the show, and still had feelings for her.
But Girardi says marriage is still in the distant future. I’ve been through a quickie TV engagement and I want the next one to be genuine, private and real. I’m not going to ask her on a couch with other people 20 feet away.