“Teen Mom” star Leah Messer is engaged to her accomplice, Jaylan Mobley. The mother-of-three confirmed off her ring through Instagram on August 20, saying Mobley acquired down on one knee throughout a visit to Costa Rica.
“It feels wonderful,” Messer instructed People about being engaged. “I by no means imagined myself being right here at this time, however I could not think about myself being wherever else.”
Messer, 30, had a touch that one thing large was about to occur earlier than Mobley acquired down on one knee. The couple first introduced their relationship in 2021, with Mobley becoming a member of her on season considered one of “Teen Mom: Family Reunion.”
“I’m wanting ahead to the whole lot that the long run has in retailer for us — our households coming collectively, the children we’ll convey into this world collectively, rising companies collectively,” Messer instructed People.
“It’s very open,” she continued. “But I’m enthusiastic about all of it.”
When Mobley acquired down on one knee, he offered Messer with a 4.7-carat customized ring, which was designed by jeweler Mike Nekta from New York Diamond Jewelry, People wrote.
Messer confirmed off the almost 5-carat stunner on Instagram. “I’m obsessed,” she captioned a video of herself displaying off the ring.
“Thank you for following me on this journey of the whole lot I’ve wished for,” Mobley wrote.
Mobley Tried to Create the ‘Perfect’ Moment
One of the primary issues Mobley and Messer did as a pair was to go on a visit to Costa Rica. Nearly a yr after their first trip as a duo, Mobley acquired down on one knee.
“I am unable to even specific how I’m feeling,” he instructed People. “I wished this second to be the proper second for her.”
Mobley — a U.S. Army Officer and Georgia Tech Ph. D. scholar — stated he was “nervous” about proposing. It was one thing he had been planning for just a few months.
“I knew that it could be cool if we did it in Costa Rica — the place we got here once we first began relationship,” he instructed People. “Lots of people helped pull this off. I simply take into account myself to be blessed and fortunate to be in her life.”
Some followers on Reddit weren’t impressed with Messer’s ring.
“It appears faux,” one individual wrote.
“That factor appears horrible on her. Like an outsized plastic ring from Claire’s,” a second stated.
Messer’s Girls Weren’t in Costa Rica for the Proposal
Messer and her three daughters — 12-year-old twins Ali and Aleeah, and 9-year-old Addie — dwell with their mom and Mobley of their new residence. They weren’t in Costa Rica when Mobley proposed, however their future stepdad has a “shock” in retailer for them.
“The women have been asking if I plan to suggest, [and] I feel one of the simplest ways to inform the ladies is for us to do it collectively. I’ve a shock for them as effectively,” Mobley instructed People.
Viewers can try Messer when “Teen Mom: The Next Chapter” premieres on September 6 at 8 p.m. ET on MTV.
The show is a revamped model of “Teen Mom,” which mixes the cast from “Teen Mom OG” and “Teen Mom 2.” Messer’s former co-star, Jenelle Evans, is slated to make an look on the brand new sequence.