Ricki Lake is getting married.
On Saturday, the 52-year-old talk show host announced her engagement to boyfriend Ross Burningham and shared the exciting news on Instagram.
“Friends, I am so excited to share good news! I’m engaged! “Lake exclaimed.
“This is Ross. He is my person. It’s wonderful, ”he continued.
In a recent interview with People, Lake said that she and Burningham, who have been dating for more than a year, “literally pinched each other because we’ve met at this point in our lives.”
“The two of us, newlyweds with an empty nest, feel like we are children again. We are filled with gratitude and joy for what is to come, ”Lake told the publication.
Lake was previously married to Rob Sussman, with whom she shares two children, from 1994 to 2004. She was later married to Christian Evans from 2012 to 2015. Evans died by suicide in 2017 after a long battle with bipolar disorder.
Over the weekend, Lake told fans that she was looking forward to the next chapter with Burningham.
“Our next chapter is sure to be a good one,” Lake added on Instagram, along with the hashtags “open heart,” “life is beautiful,” and “I believe in love.”