is really enjoying her new romance with Orange County businessman named Doug following her split from Tarek El Moussa. The “Flip or Flop” star didn’t bother to keep it secret as she was recently spotted holding hands with her new boyfriend on a romantic date night in California.
Sporting a semi-sheer purple polka-dot mini dress and grey thigh-high boots, Christina looked in high spirits as she was photographed with her date while heading to Mastro’s Steakhouse in Costa Mesa. Doug, meanwhile, kept it low-key in a grey shirt, black trousers and leather shoes. Christina later took to Snapchat to share a video of a flaming cocktail and simply captioned it, “Date night.”
As previously reported, Christina’s relationship with Doug is . “They’ve been talking and seeing each other for a couple of weeks,” a source claimed. Christina and Doug have reportedly known each other for 10 years and she even dated him prior to her relationship with Tarek. “Christina and him recently reconnected,” the source said, before adding that she had introduced him to her kids, Taylor and Brayden.
Prior to this, there was speculation about Tarek being jealous of Christina’s budding romance with Doug. Tarek quickly shut it down, saying, “I do not want Christina back nor am I jealous.” He added, “I’m at such a good place, and no, I do not hate her. You can’t hate someone you have to spend the rest of your life with… for the kids, no matter what, even if I wanted to, which I don’t, I couldn’t hate my almost ex-wife.”