Gretchen said the biggest misconception people have about her is that “I was a Gold-digger…I have always been a very hard working woman who doesn’t need a man to take care of her.
I have always been self sufficient.” Gretchen grew up playing soccer and softball, and was also a cheerleader.
star proposed to boyfriend Slade Smiley after four years of dating in front of Bravo cameras in April, and the over-the-top episode aired on Monday, July 29. was last season we saw Slade thinking about proposing to me.
PHOTOS: Real Housewives -- husband hall of fame "Anyone that knows me knows that I don't really do anything that's not outside the box," Rossi said when she stopped by Us Weekly's New York City offices on Monday, July 29. I don't do things that are very traditional." (The Bravo star's elaborate proposal to Smiley included the debut of her new single, "The Time Is Now." Smiley told Us of the emotional song, "It made me cry big time.") PHOTOS: Real Housewives' bikini bodies "However, I think what really helped me make that decision . I found out and I got cold feet, and I kind of put the kibosh on it," she explained.
Furthermore, she has never faced any controversy in her career.
After Gretchen’s first marriage to Chris Rossi, she got engaged to Jeff Beitzel, who was 24 years older than her. Portions of the proceeds from her handbag line go to charity.Gretchen said she keeps going because of her faith and relationship with God.“I was raised in a Christian home and that has kept me grounded in life.” Gretchen Rossi lives in Orange County, California.Gretchen was born on October 30, 1978, in Michigan, USA.Talking about her nationality, she is American and her ethnicity is unknown.However, they couldn’t carry their relationship for so long and separated after three years in 2007. After divorcing with Jeffrey, Gretchen began to date with Slade Smiley in 2009. Moreover, there is not any news regarding their marriage and children.Currently, Gretchen and Slade are enjoying their company and living elegantly. Additionally, she has also appeared on Chelsea Handler’s late-night show, Chelsea Lately.As of now, she has not won any awards in her career.Although, she has been delivering extraordinary work and her works have been also loved by her fans.Besides this, there is not any information regarding her other body measurements.Gretchen is pretty active on social media such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.