Hold on. Jim Edmonds defended against Meghan King Edmonds‘ claims his child support is barely enough to get by.
the old Real Housewives of Orange County star, 35, raised her eyebrows when she responded to a follower’s comment on Instagram alleging her ex-husband, 49, was not contributing much to their family amid their dramatic divorce. When Meghan claimed Jim’s child support was ‘barely’ enough to pay for ‘groceries for my tribe’, the retired athlete hit back.
“We’re not going to give numbers because it’s nobody’s business,” a rep for Jim said. We Weekly Thursday, April 30. “But if what Jim gives Meghan each month for child support doesn’t cover her groceries, she has to get her eggs from Fabergé. Jim also pays every bill for his two houses, all medical bills, and virtually every other child and house-related expense. Jim continually goes above and beyond what he is required to do.
While Meghan may not be spending money on “gold and trinkets”, Jim said his comments “are an insult to all the single mothers who are really struggling financially and working multiple jobs to make ends meet. “.
The estranged couple have been at odds since Jim filed for divorce in October 2019 after being accused of having an affair with one of the nannies who looked after their children, daughter Aspen, 3, and the twins Hayes and Hart, 22 months. At the time, the former MLB star categorically denied having been unfaithful to his wife for five years.
Earlier this month, Jim confirmed he was in a relationship with Kortnie O’Connor. The pair have been quarantined together as the former St. Louis Cardinals player continues to recover from his battle with COVID-19. Before Jim went public with his new relationship, his estranged wife claimed that O’Connor had a threesome with them during their marriage.
“That girl I thought was my friend. I put aside my discomfort with a threesome, everything I had in mind about a threesome being weird and rude, because I was fun and wanted to do things for my husband,” said said Meghan during an episode of her ‘Intimate Knowledge’ podcast in January.
Shortly after the reality TV personality released details of their threesome, Jim said We he was “tired of the lies for publicity” about his chaotic marriage.
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