Gretchen Rossi Talks About Getting Engaged & Having Children With Slade Smiley!

Gretchen Rossi

Real Housewives of Orange County Star Gretchen Rossi is one busy lady! Besides all of her business ventures she has been filming Season 8 of RHOC. According to a new interview Gretchen did with Starpulse, she might be planning a wedding with her boyfriend Slade Smiley sooner rather than later! But first, she dishes on the couple’s plans to have children! So does Gretchen want a boy or a girl? “It’s a cliché, but it is the truth that at this point I just want a healthy baby,” Gretchen said. “However, that said, Slade has two boys and as fun as it would be to have a girl in the family, I’ve always had the feeling that I would have boys. It could be fun to have a girl to change things up though.”

Gretchen gushes about how fun it would be to have girl! “I can’t lie over the years I’ve been out with my friends buying things for their little girls and have bought a few things I could not resist along the way.” Now that Gretchen and Slade are more serious about having a baby, they are talking about wedding plans! “I don’t feel like we need the license to show that we are in a loving committed relationship,” Gretchen explains. “However, the more the idea of kids comes into the conversation, the more I’ve really thought about the idea of marriage as a possibility.”

Gretchen also explains that while she is in no rush to get married, she is “100% behind gay marriage” and that has also influenced her decision to not marry quite yet. “Slade and I actually have discussed on more than one occasion holding off on getting married until the day when our friends have the legal right to get married too,” she revealed.

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