Valerie Bertinelli Says She Is ‘Free’ on First New 12 months’s Day Since Divorce from Tom Vitale

Valerie Bertinelli Posts New Year's Video

Valerie Bertinelli Posts New 12 months’s Video

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Valerie Bertinelli is able to embrace the brand new 12 months!

The Meals Community star, 62, who admitted that she had a tricky 2022 — which included her divorce from Tom Vitale — is trying forward with contemporary eyes and optimism.

“This new 12 months’s day is coming in a lot happier than final 12 months’s,” the mom of 1 wrote in an Instagram put up, which featured a clip of her smiling and twirling to Taylor Swift’s “Clear.”

She continued, “From a younger age, New 12 months’s Day has been considered one of my absolute favourite days, for the final 5-6 years it has been one of many saddest. No extra. There’s a lot to sit up for now, when earlier than it simply appeared endlessly unhappy, scary, lonely and traumatic.I do not know what’s forward for me and I am not fearful.I am free.This new 12 months day, 2023, is the primary day of the remainder of my life! “

She concluded the put up with a particular message to her followers and followers: “I want all of you each little bit of pleasure and happiness and kindness that you just declare. It is all yours. Seize it! ✨Completely happy New 12 months✨Love you 🤍.”

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In November, the Sizzling in Cleveland alum shared on Twitter that she was celebrating what she known as the “second greatest day of my life,” when she grew to become formally divorced from Vitale. The actress filed for divorce in Could, six months after submitting for authorized separation in November 2021.

In a candid clip Bertinelli was captured at an airport on the best way to see his son — 31-year-old musician Wolfgang Van Halen — he revealed, “My lawyer was simply known as. The papers are all signed. They’re about to be filed. “

Added Bertinelli: “On 11/22/22, I’m formally f—— divorced. Happily divorced. lastly. It is lastly over.”

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Final month, the host of Valerie’s Dwelling Cooking gave thanks for the help she’s acquired in the course of the 12 months from her family members.

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“Merry Christmas, everybody! 🎄 As we finish one other 12 months, I can’t assist however really feel grateful for the love and help of my household and family members. ✨ There’s nothing fairly like spending time with the individuals who matter most, and I hope you all can do the identical this vacation season,” she wrote.

Final 12 months did have moments of bliss for the star, who shared her happiness when her Grammy-nominated musician son, whom she shared with the late Eddie Van Halen, introduced that he and his girlfriend of greater than six years had been engaged.

“She mentioned sure!! ❤️❤️❤️,” the rocker captioned the put up about his fiancée, Andraia Allsop.

Shortly after, a number of folks jumped to specific help within the feedback part, together with Bertinelli, who wrote, “How do I ❤️ this one million instances? So glad!!!!!!!🤍🤍🤍🤍🤍🤍🤍🤍🤍.”