‘LPBW’: Amy Roloff Deeply Upset Zach Roloff When She Told Him About Her Engagement

by Jeremy Spirogis
Amy Roloff and Matt Roloff appear on NBC News

We’ve been maintaining with the Roloffs for years, and a ton has modified for Amy Roloff on Little People, Big World. Matt and Amy divorced years in the past, they usually’ve since gone their separate methods with new relationships. While Amy expressed previously that she by no means envisioned she’d get married once more, every part’s modified due to her associate, Chris Marek. Now, the 2 are engaged to be married, and Amy couldn’t be extra excited.

There’s little doubt Amy’s household is pleased for her as properly. But Amy advised her son, Zach, that she was engaged whereas they each had been on-camera — and Zach wasn’t happy with the way it all went down. Here’s why Amy’s strategy upset him.

Amy Roloff is fortunately engaged to Chris Marek

Amy and her fiancé, Marek, have been collectively for over three years — they usually hit it off proper from the get-go. When Amy was first going by means of her divorce, she famous she didn’t assume she’d ever discover one other individual to spend her life with. But now that Marek’s right here, Amy’s excited for her future. And she’s shared loads of details about her engagement together with her followers.

“And to my wonderful happy surprise he proposed and asked me to marry him! I couldn’t believe it!” Amy captioned her Instagram post again in September 2019. “I cried, he had tears and of course I said YES! I’m engaged and couldn’t be happier. I love this man so much.”

Since then, Amy’s advised her followers by way of Facebook Live that she’s a “traditional person” and is hoping to have “the wedding and the reception.” And, since Marek has by no means been married, she’s excited for him to have his first wedding-day expertise.

Zach Roloff was uncertain about Marek at first

Divorce isn’t straightforward on anybody, and it appears Matt and Amy’s 4 youngsters had a tricky time going by means of their separation. When each Matt and Amy began relationship once more, it additionally probably took some getting used to. And Amy talked about how her youngsters needed to get used to Marek being of their lives.

“I think in the beginning, maybe they hoped. … I think we’re just doing our best with the relationships that we’re now in or have been in,” Amy advised Us Weekly throughout an interview with Matt. “We’re doing our best not to shove it in their face or anything.”

In the identical interview, Amy talked about that “Chris is, like, the new guy on the scene,” which was a tricky adjustment. “So, to my kids, it’s like, ‘Wait a minute — what is mom doing? Who is this person?’” she added. “And just helping them to appreciate that life does go on and, you know, he is a person you don’t know but I’m so appreciative of the respect and everything that they have given him.”

Zach wasn’t happy with how Amy revealed her engagement to him

Amy Roloff and Matt Roloff appear on NBC News' 'Today' show
Amy Roloff and Matt Roloff seem on NBC News’ ‘Today’ present | Peter Kramer/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal by way of Getty Images

Amy lastly advised Zach and his spouse, Tori, about her engagement. But their response wasn’t what she anticipated. According to E! News, Zach appeared displeased by the information — and Amy may inform.

“I was surprised because I thought he would at least say congratulations or something like that,” Amy advised the cameras. “But I wasn’t surprised because I thought he may not be ready to hear news like this and it was literally a shock because nobody expected it. I really felt bad because obviously he was quite surprised.”

As for Zach, he famous that he advised his mother and father that he didn’t need to talk about information about their relationships whereas being filmed. “I don’t want to be surprised by any news of those relationships on camera,” he mentioned. “And then she went on camera and surprised me with that news. … We’ve been doing this for 15 years and I’ve showed some of the most difficult and awkward moments of my life. There’s just been one thing that entire time that I’ve asked my parents to do with me in private and my mom couldn’t remember. It’s like, no, I’m not putting up with that.”

We’re hoping Amy and Zach are OK now that the engagement mud has settled!

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