A source explains, "They took some time apart because both were going through their divorces.They gave each other a little bit of space and now they're back together having fun."Bethenny is currently in the midst of an ongoing legal battle with ex-husband Jason Hoppy over allegations of harassment and stalking.The Skinnygirl mogul and Shields first started dating back in late 2015, but called off their relationship sometime before May of this year.
RELATED: The 20 Best ‘Real Housewives’ Stars in Bravo History “Our fans look to us for a very unique brand of top quality unscripted content they simply cannot get anywhere else,” Jerry Leo, Bravo’s Executive Vice President of Program Strategy, Lifestyle Networks and Production, said in a statement about the new series.and they've recently been spotted enjoying the summer season in the Hamptons.However 23-year-old Chad who she met and makes out with at a bar is directly opposed to the dating rules set up by friend and roommate Sonja Morgan.She later went on a bowling date with Chad, where he got carded and she didn't.No one was expecting it." But for now, it appears the couple is looking forward to building a more positive future.
"Bethenny says Dennis is the smartest person she ever met," the insider adds. Strong, a crisis intervention initiative for women in need of resources, support and financial aid.“I think that through this whole cycle I grew up a little bit.Because when I had that photo, I thought Luann would want to know that — I thought I had some big evidence that maybe she was making a mistake."There have been unexpected events as a result of my divorce that have been brutal, and I just felt like, how could I help other women?How could I really show them that if something negative happened to me, of course it could happen to them? RELATED VIDEO: Bethenny Frankel Talks Kissing Sonja Morgan on Frankel also took a moment to set the record straight on her current relationship status.