At the time, the Laguna Beach High School student found herself in the middle of love triangles, spring break drama and more teenage struggles on Laguna Beach.
She became such an important member of the series that MTV couldn’t help but bring her back for the spin-off titled The Hills where she was able to attend Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt‘s wedding—and catch the bouquet.
But when cameras stopped rolling, Kristin spent less time on being involved with drama and more time on becoming a businesswoman and starting a family of her own.
The Balancing in Heels author found love with NFL quarterback Jay Cutler and eventually said “I Do” during a private Nashville ceremony in 2013.
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“It’s going to be a reflection of how I eat on a daily basis,” Kristin previously shared with E! News. “I think with everything in your life, diet is all about balance. So I eat healthy 80 percent of the time, and the other 20 percent, I indulge. I enjoy it. I have fun eating whatever I want.”
And did we forget to mention that Kristin accomplished all of this while raising three kids?
Kristin added, “I’m very lucky to do the things that I love and be able to make my own hours.”
But the honesty, authenticity and hard work have all helped Kristin become much more than just your average MTV reality star.
And looking ahead, the future only looks bright for a woman who may be proving that you can have it all.