Valerie Bertinelli’s Emotional Reunion With Her Son, Wolfgang – ‘So Nice To Hug My Son Again’

by Jeremy Spirogis
Valerie Bertinelli (right) and her son, Wolfgang Van Halen, in 2012

During the present international pandemic, so many households have skilled separation and distance from each other. Even superstar households.

Valerie Bertinelli opened up about her latest reunion along with her solely baby, Wolfgang, whom she had not visited with since sheltering in place measures started in March 2020.

The former One Day at a Time star relished holding her son in her arms once more lately.

Valerie Bertinelli (right) and her son, Wolfgang Van Halen, in 2012
Valerie Bertinelli (proper) and her son, Wolfgang Van Halen, in 2012 | Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images

Bertinelli spent a few of her time in quarantine on-line serving to out a house prepare dinner

During the onset of the pandemic, Bertinelli teamed up with fellow Food Network stars Giada De Laurentiis and Alex Guarnaschelli to assist a house prepare dinner with hassle within the kitchen.

Called “Home Cooking with Three Italian Chicks,” the thirty-minute video caught the three cooks, clearly good associates, attending to vital business first.

De Laurentiis kicked the dialog off, asking Bertinelli, “I have a question, Valerie, are you blow drying your own hair or is somebody blow drying your hair?” The query made sense contemplating that this was about 4 weeks into the pandemic with little data recognized about this new virus and no hair stylists out there wherever.

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Home Cooking With Three Italian Chicks

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“I use this thing,” responded the Valerie’s Home Cooking star, “it’s a Revlon, it’s this big machine,” she mentioned motioning in a twirling movement. “It does everything; it does it like in five minutes.”

De Laurentiis instantly started purchasing on her telephone for the merchandise. “I thought this was supposed to be about helping people cook,” joked Guarnaschelli.”

Once the house prepare dinner, a mom of two younger kids and starstruck by the three superstar cooks, received on the decision, everybody received all the way down to serving to the fan put together a meal for her household.

Bertinelli marked her 60th birthday sheltered in place

The former baby star celebrated her sixtieth birthday on April 23 in quarantine. She defined to Hoda Kotb on Today how surreal it was to not be capable of see or maintain her son, Wolfgang, on her personal birthday.

Now 29, Wolfgang is Bertinelli’s son with former Van Halen guitarist, Eddie Van Halen. And whereas her son did come by to see her, he remained outdoors her dwelling and wished her a contented birthday from a distance.

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“Wolfie did come over one day with his mask and his gloves on, and he wouldn’t come in the house,” she recalled. “He just stood outside. It’s heartbreaking, but sheltering in place is what’s going to get us through this, as hard and challenging as it is…”

Bertinelli’s son is the sunshine of her life. The morning present’s hosts requested her what her son meant to her.

“That I know how to do something right,” she mentioned, filling with emotion. “The moment I became his mother, I felt right in the world… I felt whole. He’s just a very special human being, and I love him dearly.”

Reunited along with her ‘Wolfie’

Bertinelli, whose Instagram deal with is “Wolfie’s mom,” was lastly in a position to give her son a giant hug and shared her expertise along with her Today associates.

When her son wanted to borrow her automotive earlier in July 2020, he stopped in to see his mother after bringing it again. And lastly shared a much-needed hug.

“Oh, when he gave me a hug, it lasted a long time,” she shared with Kotb. “I wouldn’t let him get out of the hug. It was just so nice — so nice to hug my son again.”

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