HGTV Host Says Husband’s Critique ‘Cut Me To My Core’

Real property skilled Egypt Sherrod, host of HGTV’s “Married To Real Estate,” was flooded with feedback on social media when she shared a current tough spot in her marriage and the way she dealt with it. Many followers are praising her, whereas others are questioning her.

Sherrod has been on HGTV since 2007, starting with the show “Property Virgins” and, later, “Flipping Virgins.” According to Essence, she married contractor and music DJ Mike Jackson in September 2010. The couple began filming their life at dwelling with their three daughters through the pandemic, and it impressed their present show, which follows them as they assist purchasers discover properties in neighborhoods they assume are out of their attain — and share behind-the-scenes appears to be like at their busy household life in Atlanta.

Fans love that Sherrod and Jackson steadily share their whereabouts, views, and relationship insights through social media, too, however the newest confession has sparked a firestorm of suggestions.

Sherrod Reveals Her Husband Recently Called Her “Man-ish”

On August 17, 2022, Sherrod uploaded pictures of herself and Jackson attending the “Beast” film premiere, starring actor Idris Elba. She prefaced her feedback by writing, “So..boss mothers will perceive and respect what I’m about to say immensely.”

The 45-year-old entrepreneur continued, “For years it has been all about my children and constructing my enterprise. So a lot that I forgot how you can be a girl.. a comfortable lady that’s. My husband advised me just a few months in the past that I had change into ‘man-ish’ and it minimize me to my core. He actually did not imply it in a nasty approach. We are trustworthy with each other and he was expressing a priority and commentary about how I’d change into so bullish for my purchasers and household.”

Sherrod mentioned she dealt with his remark by reflecting on his phrases and getting again in contact together with her femininity. “I prayed on it and meditated on it,” she mentioned, “then I began pulling again out the lovable garments, the lingerie, flirting with him, however extra so listening to him and my divine interior feminity.. ME!”

At the film premiere, which she famous was their second date night time in per week, Sherrod mentioned she felt like her efforts to be extra female had paid off.

“Underneath my pores and skin I smiled from my coronary heart once I caught my hubby ( and some different gents) noticing my feminity,” she wrote. “Ladies holler if you happen to hear me! We CAN do all of it and be BEASTS at work and go to the rails for our youngsters. But we now have to place the person down and decide the Woman and feminity in us again up the place it counts!Love you”

Sherrod Responds to Fans’ Reactions

As followers learn and responded to Sherrod’s candid put up, she stayed on-line and replied to a number of feedback, good and unhealthy.

One fan who beloved Sherrod’s insights wrote, “Yes you might be completely right. My husband advised me that’s the one factor he loves is my femininity. I’m a Boss at work, however his girls after.”

Sherrod replied, “It actually is a THING. I’m glad he was courageous sufficient to say it. But deep inside I believe I felt it as properly. I misplaced the connection and needed to discover it once more.”

Another lady shared, “This is a really actual factor. As entrepreneurs in male dominated industries it typically instances requires us to be ‘bullish’ however have to recollect to dwell and nurture our femininity. Happy to see you balancing, sis.”

Sherrod responded, “Yes, YOU get it!! We flip it on and off on a regular basis. But after we are grinding and pushing arduous for greatness we are able to neglect to show it off and permit ourselves to be beloved and weak”

But not everybody agreed with Sherrod’s stance or Jackson’s critique. One individual wrote, “This is one thing I’ll by no means perceive why is it seen as a unfavourable when females are extra masculine I’ve by no means been a female feminine it serves no function for me I embrace the truth that I’m extra ‘masculine’ and stomp it.”

A fan who agreed with that commenter wrote, “Femininity is not simply garments and excessive heels. It’s no matter every lady desires it to be. Also cannot perceive how being profitable and robust in enterprise is seen as ‘manish’. This reads like a nasty recommendation column in a Victorian journal.”

Sherrod jumped into the dialog, writing, “I hear you babe. But I believe you missed the purpose of this put up. It’s not that all of us really feel we now have to be extra female. But a few of us really love being comfortable and having the ability to put the armor down and permit ourselves to be beloved. The problem is available in once you additionally companion with an alpha. Two alphas collectively will not mix. Someone has to steer and somebody has to permit the opposite to steer at instances. I personally can and can STOMP… however when I’m dwelling, I do not wish to. I wish to depart that on the door. Normally I had been in a position to take action. But he observed that I used to be carrying my armor in every single place. That’s what he meant by ‘man ish'”

HGTV has ordered a second season of “Married To Real Estate,” with 12 episodes set to premiere in early 2023.


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