It is time for JoJo Fletcher’s journey as ABC’s The Bachelorette 2016 lead to begin, and viewers will get to see a bit of some previous leads during Monday night’s premiere. Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth fell in love last year during their time on The Bachelorette, and the two are still together and going strong. What’s the latest from Kaitlyn and Shawn?
Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth recently celebrated the one-year anniversary of their engagement, and they seem to be doing quite well these days. Shortly after their Bachelorette finale aired, Bristowe moved to Nashville, Tennessee, to live with Booth, and they have been together ever since. In fact, Kaitlyn and Shawn recently moved from his place that they initially shared into a new place of their own.
— Shawn Booth (@Shawn_Booth) May 5, 2016
Of course, Bachelorette fans would love to hear about wedding plans coming together for Bristowe and Booth. Late last year, as they were doing interviews, Kaitlyn and Shawn frequently mentioned that they would probably start planning the big event once the New Year hit. However, they really have not said much about the topic since then. A wedding may not be a priority for the two right now, but that doesn’t mean things aren’t going well.
He just celebrated a big birthday, and it seems this was the catalyst for a big step forward in this Bachelorette relationship. Kaitlyn mentioned via Snapchat that the birthday celebration set the stage for their parents to meet one another for the first time. As fans know, his family is based mostly on the East Coast while her family is from Vancouver and has a home in Phoenix, Arizona, these days. It looks like many of Kaitlyn and Shawn’s loved ones are headed to Nashville to celebrate his birthday.
As the Star details, Kaitlyn and Shawn are keeping pretty busy in Nashville these days. Bristowe is now a spokeswoman for Tresemme Beauty-Full Volume and has been working with Louisville-based blogger and designer Chelcey Tate on a line of apparel, drink ware, and prints.
The former Bachelorette has also been working on singing and songwriting in Nashville, and she has shared a handful of Snapchat posts showing her up on stage doing her thing. As for Shawn, he has left behind his former gig in the insurance industry. These days, he is focused on his passion for fitness and his site Health Meal Plans by Shawn Booth.
Will Kaitlyn and Shawn be planning a wedding soon? From the sounds of things, Bachelor lovebirds Ben Higgins and Lauren Bushnell may well beat them to the punch, as rumors are swirling that Ben and Lauren may be getting married rather soon. Bristowe and Booth seem content with how things are going in their relationship, however, and they’ve admitted that they aren’t in a rush to wed. They have said that they know they are a great match for one another and seem anxious to build a future together, but a formal wedding isn’t a high priority on their to-do list at the moment.
Will JoJo Fletcher find lasting love this spring on The Bachelorette like Kaitlyn and Shawn say they have? Reality Steve’s spoilers have been dishing out the details about how her season reportedly ends, and the journey is about to get started for fans. Fletcher’s Bachelorette journey begins Monday night, and viewers will be anxious to see if she can find the same kind of love that Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth seem to have found for themselves. As for Bristowe and Booth, it looks like fans’ wedding watch will have to continue for now, but people are hopeful that they are indeed doing well and can officially be added to the list of successful, lasting matches from the franchise.
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