It was a very unhappy ending for Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale.In the new issue of Us Weekly, insiders exclusively reveal that the music super couple’s 13-year marriage ended because of adultery: Rossdale’s three-year relationship with the family’s longtime nanny, Mindy Mann.
(Stefani’s rep could not be reached, and Rossdale’s rep declined to comment.)PHOTOS: Gwen and Gavin, the way they were Back in February, Stefani, 46, uncovered Rossdale’s long-term affair with Mann, who cared for the couple’s three sons, Kingston, 9, Zuma, 7, and Apollo, 20 months.
At the time, the No Doubt frontwoman discovered explicit texts between Rossdale and the nanny — including nude photos of Mann and their plans to meet up for sex — on the family’s i Pad.
Their shared 11-year-old daughter, Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson, is now in middle school and retired from the pageant life, which makes coparenting much easier on the exes.
In the series premiere, Alana showed that she even packs her own lunch (i.e., an entire lunch box of chocolate snack cakes and a book bag full of chips).
PHOTOS: Biggest celeb cheating scandals ever“The i Pad was linked to Gavin’s phone,” a family source tells Us.
“One of the other nannies discovered the exchange and told Gwen.” Mann was soon fired, but the Bush rocker, 50, insisted to Stefani that the exchange was simply “flirtation,” one source explains.
On the one hand, we need to control our impulses and to consider the consequences of acting upon an impulse.
Having considered the consequences, we then decide how to act accordingly.
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