Dating exclusively but not relationship
star is dating 28-year-old Memphis Grizzlies player Chandler Parsons, she tells ET the two are just friends.“We’re friends,” she says. He’s been very respectful to our family, and we all like him very much.”It seems Todd wouldn’t be mad at a Savannah-Chandler relationship down the road.“I’ve never had somebody that any of my children have dated that I like! Heck, I’m young and having fun.”Now that she’s back on the dating scene, Todd does have some advice for his daughter.“I’ve always told my children to find someone of like-kind,” he says.
” Todd shares.“We’re just friends,” Savannah repeats. She split from her boyfriend of two years, country singer Blaire Hanks, in January. I was lucky, honestly.” WATCH: Savannah Chrisley Splits From Boyfriend of Two Years As for the split, Savannah says she’s happy about that, too.“That is a chapter of my life that is closed,” she confesses. “Someone they have something in common with, that comes from the same kind of background as what they come from.Or, more specifically, that going outside the partnership for sex does not necessitate a forfeiture of it.“I was at a practice where we would meet every week, six to eight therapists in a room for teaching purposes and to bring up new things coming into therapy that weren’t there before,” says Lair Torrent, a New York-based marriage and family therapist.Moreover, they see themselves as part of a growing trend of folks who do not view monogamy as any type of ideal.
“There’s this huge group of younger people that are involved in these things,” says Ryan – an observation that seemed borne out of a monthly event called “Poly Cocktails,” held at an upstairs bar on the Lower East Side a few weeks later, in which one would have been hard-pressed to realize that this wasn’t your run-of-the-mill mixer (a guy who’d wandered in accidentally must have eventually figured it out; he was later seen by the bar grinning widely as he chatted up two women).But Leah and Ryan, 32 and 38, respectively, don’t fit these preconceived ideas. She wears pretty skirts; he wears jeans and trendy glasses.