Andy Cohen Says His Son Benjamin Makes Single Parenting “Really Easy” and “Fun”: “I Learn Things Every Day”
Andy Cohen is a proud dad.
The Bravo star gushed about her two-year-old son Benjamin and how he makes single parenting “really easy” during an interview with KMOX.
‘It’s good. So far, so good. I have a lot of women in my life who help me, ”said Cohen, 53, of raising Benjamin as a single dad.
‘He’s a good, happy kid’: Andy Cohen says his son Benjamin makes single parenting ‘really easy and’ fun ‘
“He (Benjamin) makes it really easy. He’s a big, cheerful boy. He makes it fun. I learn things every day.
Despite being a much-requested Bravo executive with his own show, Andy is able to spend a lot of time with his little one during the day.
“I only leave for my show after bedtime, so it really works,” he said.
Cohen first announced he was going to be a father on a December 2018 episode of his Bravo Watch What Happens Live talk show.
“It really works”: Although he is a popular Bravo executive with his own show, Andy is able to spend a lot of time with his little one during the day
“I want you to be the first to know that after many years of careful deliberation, a fair amount of prayer and the blessings of science, if all goes according to plan, in about six weeks I will be a father, thank you to a wonderful surrogate who carries my future, ”he said on the show.
“Family means everything to me and having one of my own is something that I have wanted in my heart all my life and although it took me longer than most to get there, I can’t. waiting for what I envision will be the most rewarding chapter yet. ‘
In February of the following year, he announced that his child had arrived and that he had given him the name Benjamin Allen in tribute to his maternal grandfather.
Shortly after Benjamin was born, Cohen spoke to People and noted that several of the personalities he worked with had helped him adjust to parenthood.
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Proud Dad: Cohen first announced he was going to be a father on a December 2018 episode of his Bravo Watch What Happens Live talk show; November 2021 photo
The producer said, “The housewives gave me a lot of advice. All of their mom instincts came out.
He also pointed out that while the Real Housewives series personalities are known for their rowdy personalities, they were much more muted and informative when helping him in his early days as a father.
“As loud and funny and aggressive and wild and dramatic and all you want to say about housewives, as much as they are, they’re all moms, pretty much.” And they’re all good moms, ”he said.
Cohen also noted that several other prominent figures in the entertainment industry have offered to help him adjust to his change in lifestyle.
‘Sarah Jessica [Parker] sat with me for three hours on a Saturday and helped me do my register. And she lent me clothes and rags for burping… She left me a big plastic container full of things that she knew I would need, ”he recalls.
Regarding his career, Andy has released his latest book, Glitter Every Day: 365 Quotes From Women I Love.
Page turner! Regarding his career, Andy has released his latest book, Glitter Every Day: 365 Quotes From Women I Love.