Ready for the subsequent spherical? After competing on Bachelor in Paradise in 2017, Danielle Maltby is returning this 12 months within the hopes of discovering her real love. The 37-12 months-outdated was first launched to Bachelor Nation in 2017 when she participated in Nick Viall’s season of The Bachelor. Fans discovered about Danielle’s devastating loss in 2011 when her then-fiancé, Nick Haag, handed away on the age of 29 throughout her keep on the present. Only three months into their engagement when he handed away, the previous couple.
During the fourth season of Bachelor in Paradise, Danielle went on to seek for The One. After two failed tries to seek out love within the franchise, the ABC star completely mentioned whether or not she would ever need to be the Bachelorette with Us Weekly. “I was like, well, ‘I don’t think I can do it’ and then I was like, ‘Well, it might be kind of nice to have 30 men chasing after me,’” she mentioned in March 2019. “I mean, maybe in the future, yeah, I’d consider it.”
The former new child nurse mentioned, “Right now, my life is gold. In 2021, Danielle pondered on how far she had come since losing her fiancé ten years earlier and what she wanted from life going forward. “I’m just extremely content in this space that I am in, and I guess we’ll just have to see what the future brings,” she mentioned.
“Today marks 10 years since my fiancé passed away. I’ve been thinking a lot about it again the last month. I was down at the beach a couple weeks ago having an early morning sit by the ocean and just started crying. I had no idea why, and then it hit me. 10 years … a lot has changed in 10 years,” she wrote by way of Instagram in March 2021. “SO MUCH has changed. I am different in almost every way. I’ve done some incredible things and have some of the greatest humans in my life that wouldn’t be there, if things hadn’t gone the way they did 10 years ago. Cue the grief guilt, or survivors guilt, it has a few names. This life I cherish wouldn’t exist right now.”
The native of the Midwest mentioned it’s “OK to laugh” and “OK to feel heavy when your song comes on the radio,” including that it’s additionally “OK to start anew.” It is OK to cherish a nice existence and to acknowledge the connection’s flaws. The following 12 months, Danielle wrote on Instagram that she had been seeing a therapist for 2 years and had had reached a “HUGE personal milestone” when it got here to “committing” to herself and her happiness.
“I hadn’t dated anyone seriously and knew I still had triggers surrounding relationships and love. I had reached the point though where I was completely happy alone and at peace with where I was in life. But, I also knew the thought of anyone potentially disrupting that peace scared the crap out of me,” she wrote of the self-care expertise in September. (*6*)
The actuality star revealed: “The time I have dedicated to healing and processing has helped me so much and I hope it makes me a better future partner, but regardless, I am so damn proud of myself and still have a long ways to go. … If no one has told you, I think you matter and your mental health matters 💛.”