Former soccer star Abby Wambach has moved on from her ex Sarah Huffman with Glennon Doyle Melton, and we’re thrilled that the two have found love. Here’s everything you need to know about Glennon!
Abby Wambach, 36, is head over heels for Glennon Doyle Melton, 40. Here are five things to know about the woman who won Abby’s heart!
1. She’s the author of a New York Times bestselling memoir.
Glennon released Love Warrior: A Memoir in September 2016, and it went on to top bestseller lists and become an Oprah Book Club Pick. She also wrote 2012’s Carry On, Warrior.
2. Glennon is the creator of Momastery.
Momastery is a popular Christian blog that she started in 2009. It “offers an alternate, kinder, truer, braver way to live in the world”, as Glennon writes.
3. She broke the news that she’s dating Abby via a surprise announcement on her Facebook page.
“Abby is deeply sensitive and kind…Abby’s brave. Not just with her words but with her entire being,” Glennon told fans. “She has never been afraid to be herself, even when the world told her not to be. I learn from her everyday about the woman I want to become.” So sweet!
4. Glennon broke up with her husband just months before telling the public about Abby.
Glennon and her husband Craig separated in August 2016. Similarly, Abby announced in September 2016 that she would be divorcing Sarah Huffman. Glennon and Abby seem to have found their happy ending in each other!
5. She often speaks out about her mental health.
Glennon struggled with bulimia and addiction in the past, and spent time in a mental hospital as a teen.
HollywoodLifers, are you happy that Abby and Glennon are dating? Tell us what you think of them as a couple!