Christine McGuinness has revealed that she and husband Paddy are going through a “very, very difficult time” after intense speculation that the couple’s marriage was falling apart.
Describing her mental state as “all over the place” in a new interview, the 34-year-old shared that she is “not going to put up with what Paddy might have been in the past”.
Last week, Kristin hinted that her marriage might be in trouble after she went on a hen party with her friend Chelsea Grimes, and later shared a series of cryptic messages
Confusion: Christine McGuinness admits she and husband Paddy are going through a ‘very, very difficult time’ (pictured earlier this year)
Talking openly with The Sun’s Fabulous Magazine, Christine admitted, “I feel really exhausted and all over the place. What I could accept in the past, I probably wouldn’t accept now, and the same for him.
“I cannot deny that we are having a very, very difficult time,” she shared.
But, trying to clear her name, the former model added that she was not the cause of the difficult situation.
Raw: Kristin admitted she’s in an emotional state at the moment, sharing: ‘I feel really raw and all over the place’
On the rocks: “I can’t deny that we are having a very, very difficult time,” she explained further (Paddy and Christine pictured in 2018)
“It’s just — we’ve been together 15 years, married 11 years: we’re going to have our ups and downs — but the situation right now — I don’t want to get into it too much, but I’ll just say that I’m ‘Don’t bring this situation up,'” she continued.
Dismissing the situation as “up and down”, Christine added that “the family bond will always be there no matter what – as she explained that the couple met when she was a teenager.
MailOnline has contacted a representative for Paddy McGuinness for comment.
It comes after a wave of rumors that the pair are on a rocky patch in recent months, as they holidayed abroad separately just last month and he is currently in Thailand.
And following her recent appearance on ITV’s The Games, fans were quick to note the lack of public support from Paddy, with the pair also snapped in what appeared to be a tense conversation.
Ups and downs: “It’s just – we’ve been together for 15 years, married for 11 years: we’re going to have our ups and downs – but the current situation – I don’t want to go into it too much, but I just want to say that I didn’t cause this situation,” she continued she
Family: Paddy and Christine are parents of three; twins Leo and Penelope, nine, and Felicity, six – all autistic
Last week, she appeared to respond to the rumors via social media, retweeting a series of quotes about love and trust.
In the posts, the TV host said that while she was sometimes the “most broken version” of herself, she was also the “strongest”.
Christine also shared a series of cryptic motivational quotes about “making positive choices” and “completely reinventing yourself.”
She wrote on Instagram: “Regarding the press… I just want to clarify one thing now… I did not put us in this situation.”
While a source recently told The Mirror that: “It’s been a really tough time recently. The problems are very urgent.”
Explaining that they met when she was a teenager, Christine added: “Things that I could put up with in the past, I probably wouldn’t put up with now, and the same for him.”
They also added that the couple is “trying to work through various issues.”
Paddy and Christine are parents of three; twins Leo and Penelope, nine, and Felicity, six, all with autism.
They were together for 15 years after meeting when Christine modeled at a tennis tournament in Liverpool before tying the knot in 2011.
But it’s not the first time they’ve hit the headlines for their marriage, with Paddy pictured on a boozy night out with Nicole Appleton in 2018.
In the long run: They were together for 15 years after meeting when Christine modeled at a fashion show at a tennis tournament in Liverpool before tying the knot in 2011 (pictured 2011)
Admitting that the shoot made her “sick” and feeling like it was a “heartbroken moment”, Christine shared that she and Paddy no longer discuss the shoot and are just “getting on with their married life”.
But on Saturday, she took to her Instagram again looked in high spirits as she enjoyed the English sunshine, sharing her stories while posing in a white swimsuit.
Showing off her svelte figure, she wore a bandeau bikini with a pair of sheer bottoms, adding a sheer kimono over the top.
Tinted! Christine also took to Instagram on Saturday to show off her incredible figure as she soaked up the sun in a white bikini
Her blonde locks were pulled back into a high ponytail, and Christine wore black sunglasses on top of her head.
Taking a peek into her stories, the former model posed in a mirror for one video, while another showed her on the front camera as she walked into a garden.
Glowing in the sun, she turned the camera around to show off her bikini top, tossing her hair back before reclining on a sun lounger.
Bathed in the sun: Showcasing her svelte figure, the beauty wore a bandeau bikini with a pair of skinny pants, adding a sheer kimono over the top
Bombshell: Her blonde locks were pulled back into a high ponytail while Christine topped off with black sunglasses
Appearing in high spirits, she accessorized with a dainty silver necklace and matching earrings.
But the pleasure could be short-lived as she posted another story about the sky, joking that one of her three children might stop her from relaxing.
“It’s a beautiful day / It’ll probably be 5 minutes before someone yells, “Mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm.
Chilly day: Basking in the sun, she turned the camera to show off her bikini top, tossing her hair back before reclining on a sun lounger
All smiles: She beamed for the video during a tour of her garden as the report emerged after she revealed marital woes between her and husband Paddy