‘Vanderpump Rules’ Scheana Shay Explains Why She Had Brock Davies Sign a Prenup

Scheana Shay doesn’t wish to make the identical mistake twice.

The “Vanderpump Rules” star is over the moon following her engagement to Brock Davies three months after welcoming their daughter, Summer Moon Honey Davies. But Shay had a pre-proposal prenuptial settlement already in place earlier than Davies popped the query.

On a current episode of her Scheananigans podcast, the Bravo star revealed why she signed prenup papers together with her health buff fiancé, and it had the whole lot to do with what she went via following her first marriage to Mike Shay.

Shay famous that she and Davies had been speaking about marriage for some time and “particularly since we received pregnant and particularly after we had a bassinet that mentioned ‘Baby Shay’ for 5 days within the hospital with a child woman whose identify just isn’t ‘Baby Shay.'”

Of the prenup, she added, “We did that as a result of this time round, as a lot as I feel we will reside fortunately ever after, I simply wish to be sensible about it.”

Shay Never Considered Having a Prenup For Her First Marriage

Shay was beforehand married to her first husband, Mike Shay, from 2014 till 2017. On a earlier episode of her Scheananigans podcast, she revealed that in her maternity keep at Cedars Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles, a nurse mistakenly known as Davies “Mr. Shay” and referred to Summer as “the Shay child” regardless that her final identify is Davies.

The “Vanderpump Rules” star defined that she stored her ex-husband’s final identify as her authorized identify and as a stage identify, however added, “I do wish to change it now that Summer has Brock’s identify.”

With an iron-clad prenup in place, she additionally modified how she is taking care of her funds after her expertise together with her first marital go-around. In a 2017 interview with E! News, Shay defined why it by no means crossed her thoughts to have a prenup together with her first husband as a result of neither of them was making some huge cash. At the time, she had a small music profession on iTunes.

“I did not actually have a lot cash then,” she defined. “At the time, even when I had 1,000,000 {dollars} in my checking account, I married somebody I trusted would by no means steal from me, satirically. … I did not really feel there was a necessity for a prenup. He was my finest pal.”

Shay later recalled her ex’s struggles with drug habit as she talked in regards to the cash she needed to fork over to him because of the lack of a prenup.

“It was very amicable and as a lot as I did not wish to give $50,000 to an individual with a drug drawback, he deserved it for simply being part of the show for therefore lengthy and my life and my story,” she mentioned following her divorce, per E! News. “And I’m like, ‘Look, I’m not making an attempt to love minimize you out and depart you excessive and dry so here is how a lot we have now is that okay,’ and he agreed. I simply hope he is doing one thing helpful with this.”

Shay is Not the Only ‘Vanderpump Rules’ Star to Talk About a Prenup

Beau Clark, Stassi Schroeder's Fiance

While Shay wanted a foul expertise to remind her to get a prenup, her former “Vanderpump Rules” co-star Stassi Schroeder thought of it lengthy earlier than she tied the knot with Beau Clark in 2020. In her “Basic Bride” column for Glamour, Schroeder revealed that even from a younger age, she “at all times assumed” she would get a prenup.

“Maybe it is as a result of each of my mother and father have been divorced 3 times,” she wrote. “I do not know. But to me, prenup would not really feel like a grimy phrase.”

Schroeder added that Clark can also be from a household of divorce, so that they each knew it was what they needed to do.

“If I’m going to decide to somebody for the remainder of my life, I want to have the ability to discuss uncomfortable issues like funds,” she defined. “I’ve discovered the entire expertise to be romantic and candy, in a means. We’re shut sufficient to debate something.”

Of the prenup talks, she added, “We have two canine we love, so that they should be in there.”

She added that one other consideration was the truth that Clark took time away from his personal profession as a business casting director to assist her together with her profession, so she needed a clause within the settlement to handle that.

Meanwhile, fellow “Vanderpump Rules” alum Jax Taylor, and his bride, Brittany Cartwright determined in opposition to a prenup forward of their 2019 wedding ceremony, per Page Six.


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