sister wives star Christine Brown said she would have stayed married to Kody Brown if he had been a better father to her children. She said the main reason she left the marriage had more to do with her children than with herself.
Christine Brown believes Kody chose Robyn’s children over her own
In an interview for Real life with Kate Casey, sister wives star Christine opens up about her recent divorce. Podcast host Kate Casey asked Christine what it’s like to sail co-parenting their 12-year-old daughterTruely Brown, with her ex-husband, Kody, since they split in 2021.
Christine recounts the “vicious cycle” of her trying to get Kody to spend more time with her six children and dealing with the disappointment that he didn’t show up. “For years he would say, ‘Your dad loves you. He loves you. He wants to spend time with you. He would tell my children that all the time, that he is coming. We are going to have a great time,” Christine said on the podcast.
“And after a while, they stopped believing me. And I saw in their eyes that they no longer believed me. They really felt like they had a great connection to him,” Christine explained.
The mother of six revealed that her children upon seeing Kody with his fourth wife, Robyn Brown’s children it left them feeling betrayed and confused. “They would see what he was like to other kids and how he was amazing and he wasn’t with them. And they were uncomfortable with him and nervous,” Christine said.
Christine didn’t want her kids to have “daddy issues”
the sister wives Star decided that leaving Kody would be the only way to make sure a healthy environment for your children. “It’s tough. Because all I want for my kids is to have a relationship with their dad. Are you kidding me? I don’t want my kids to have problems with their parents. That’s super, super sad.”
Christine felt that Kody was refusing to see how special her children are. “I also felt like Kody was missing out on really cool, evil kids. And he’s missing out on meeting them, because they’re phenomenal people. They are amazing and charming and he doesn’t know them. It is also sad for him. So he is frustrating all around,” Christine shared.
Christine Brown would have stayed if Kody was an ‘amazing dad’
after years of Christina and her children being put on the back burner, Christine felt her only option was to leave him. “You can only sit and wish for so long. You have to start doing what is necessary to change that dialogue, to change that situation and I’m done, ”she recounted. She didn’t think that waiting for Kody to change would “change anything”.
He revealed that if Kody had been better with his children, he would have stayed in the marriage. “If he had been an amazing father, he would still be there. If he was a wonderful father to my children, if they knew he loved them, if I wanted to spend time with them, he would stay. But he just wasn’t there,” he said. sister wives explained the star.
During years, sister wives he saw Kody choose Robyn and her children over her other children. Is it too late for Christine’s children to be close to Kody again?