It seems like everyone is happy to be newly engaged. Teresa Giudice—ex-husband Joe Giudice included!
Thursday, October 21, was when news broke about the Real Housewives of New Jersey reality star and her boyfriend, Luis “Louie” Ruelas. While on vacation in Greece, a couple got engaged. The milestone comes just over a year since Teresa and Joe finalized their divorce, officially ending their 20 years of marriage. Viewers watched through the Bravo series as they raised their four daughters—Gia? 20 Gabriella, 17. Milania 15 and Audriana, 12—faced legal turmoil and imprisonment and were challenged by Joe’s eventual deportation to his native Italy.
So, what did Teresa’s ex think about Teresa’s news? “I’m happy for Teresa and Louie; I give them my blessings,” Joe told Celebuzz!. (He promoted the article via his Instagram and called it his “official” Statement on the engagement.” I think they moved a bit quick into this romance,” He noted that “but I’m glad she found her true love and wish them all the best.”
It was November last year that Teresa’s new man became known to her fans. She teased the public at the time by posting on Facebook. “Excited to reveal my new boyfriend.” E! Later, news revealed that the boyfriend had been Ruelas, a businessman, fellow New Jerseyan, and father of two.