Bret Michaels Is Taking His Family Paintballing On Christmas Day! Exclusive!

Fri, December 17, 2010 2:18pm EST by 1 Comment
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After an emotional year, which included a near-fatal brain hemorrhage, Bret’s taking a week off for his daughters!

Bret Michaels is coming home for the holidays! The 47-year-old rocker dad has been working nonstop, despite having a brain hemorrhage in April AND preparing for his heart surgery this January. Thankfully, Bret has decided to put his music on pause and go back to Arizona for Christmas! spoke with a source close to Bret, who revealed the Poison frontman will not only be with girlfriend Kristi, and two daughters — Raine, 10, and Jorja, 5 — but he’s surprising his girls!

“He is taking his family paintballing, Bret is really into extreme adventures and his daughters will love it,” says a source. “After unwrapping gifts on Christmas morning, he’s going to tell Raine and Jorja about the surprise! He’s coming off a busy year of touring and filming his reality show, so he’s really excited to be with his girls.”

Even though he’s taking time off, Bret will get right back on the road with a 25th Anniversary tour with Poison and start filming the second season of his VH1 reality show Life As I Know It!

— Chloe Melas