“I attempt to reside as if I’m not relying on the Bachelor world to search out my future husband as a result of then I’m simply holding off my love life,” the previous ABC character, 29, completely advised Us Weekly throughout a current interview. “However I had nothing however superb experiences. It labored for me. And if it might work for me as soon as, perhaps it might work for me twice.”
She added, “I’m not making an attempt to place all my eggs within the Bachelor basket. I’m still dating. I’m nonetheless single.”
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Lengthy met Joe Amabile whereas filming BiP in 2018 and the pair later moved in collectively in Los Angeles. Nonetheless, the duo called it quits in January after the Dancing With the Stars alum, 33, determined he wished to return to his native Chicago.
“Paradise was so enjoyable,” she mentioned. “Additionally, that’s the place I fell in love with Joe and we had been collectively for a 12 months and a half and it was an ideal expertise.”
“I additionally preferred it as a result of it was half guys and half ladies,” she recalled. “It wasn’t a lot all these ladies going for one man. I feel that dynamic might be a bit of hectic at instances. I preferred that it was extra of a fair taking part in discipline.”
The Simply Curious writer advised Us in October that she and Amabile are nonetheless on good phrases.
“I really like Joe. I imply, he’s only a nice particular person and we’ve actually gone via so much collectively and now we have a lot, we see power in one another,” Lengthy mentioned on the time. “So, if I’m having a tough day, I can discuss to him and, you realize, I hope he feels the identical means. I’m probably not positive what’s going to occur down the road. We now have a very good relationship. It’s not romantic proper now.”
With reporting by Sarah Hearon
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