Heather Rae Young shared that she has “separation anxiety” while separated from husband Tarek El Moussa.
The 34-year-old realtor, who is currently expecting the birth of her and Tarek, 40, first child, shared a beautiful beach photoshoot of the couple on her Instagram profile and revealed that this is the “longest time” that they have been apart were.
“I miss my best friend while he’s in Cabo with the kids and our families, so I’m going through photos I love of us. This is the longest we’ve been apart since we were together so maybe I’m getting a little separation anxiety,” she wrote.
The Selling Sunset star then asked her 2.9million followers for tips on keeping her mind distracted while her loved ones are away.
“Help me distract myself! What are your favorite books/tv shows at the moment??’ She asked.
She also said her pregnancy hormones kicked in and shared her stories: “To date I’ve been feeling very good hormonally and today I started crying out of nowhere, I don’t know where it came from. I feel better now though, it was just like a moment.’
Miss you: Heather Rae Young shared that she has “separation anxiety” while being separated from husband Tarek El Moussa and that it’s the “longest time” they’ve been apart; Pictured 2022
The star decided not to accompany her husband and family on a getaway to Cabo San Lucas after her doctor advised against it.
The beauty of reality revealed itself PERSONS that she stayed at home to avoid exposure to possible illnesses like the Zika virus and food poisoning.
“It’s not worth getting sick. Opportunities you can avoid, you should. Unavoidable exposures are different,” she shared on behalf of her doctor.
In a post shared to her Instagram on Tuesday, Young expressed satisfaction with her decision to settle down at her Orange County residence.
Best Friend: “I miss my best friend while he’s in Cabo with the kids and our families,” she wrote, adding, “This is the longest we’ve been apart since we’ve been together so I’m getting maybe a bit of separation anxiety
“I miss @therealtarekelmoussa and the kids so much while they’re in Cabo but I’m trying to use this time to do some nesting and planning,” commented the star, who shared images of possible aesthetics for her unborn child’s nursery shared.
Despite having fun in the sun with the two children he shares with ex Christina Hall, Tarek made it known in a post shared with his Instagram followers on Monday that Young was still on his mind.
Featuring a snap with his tight-knit vacation crew, the HGTV star admitted in the caption that he “misses his wife like crazy but doctors orders come first!!”
Young first let her followers know that she had made the decision to keep a low profile in a post uploaded to Instagram on Saturday.
Staying behind: The pregnant realtor decided not to accompany Tarek, 40, and his family on a trip to Cabo San Lucas after her doctor advised her not to, lest she would be exposed to potential illnesses including Zika virus and food poisoning
She sent her husband and stepchildren a loving farewell message to Mexico, which she documented with a photo of the trio.
“Love going to Cabo @therealtarekelmoussa,” she captioned the picture of the former Flip Or Flop host He stands alongside his daughter Taylor, 11, and son Brayden, 6, whom he shares with former C presenter, ex-wife Christina Hall (née Christina Haack).
Dressed in a black tracksuit, sneakers and a baseball cap, Tarek wrapped his arms around his children for the photo, which appears to have been taken just before the flight to Cabo.
Nesting: In a post shared to her Instagram on Tuesday, Young expressed satisfaction with her decision to settle into her Orange County residence while awaiting the birth of her and Tarek’s first child
Thinking of her: Despite having fun in the sun with the two children he shares with ex Christina Hall, Tarek made it known in a post shared with his Instagram followers on Monday that Young is still in his thoughts was
Earlier that day, Young showed off her growing baby bump in a mirror selfie on her Instagram Story
“Hi baby boy,” Young wrote of the photo, which shows the reality star cradling her burgeoning belly.
The reality star, who learned last week that she’s expecting a baby boy, sported a sporty look in tan sweatpants and a matching hoodie.
She also wore a sports bra underneath which helped her show off her stomach and pulled her long blonde locks out of her face and into a ponytail.
Mom-to-be: Young gave her 2.9million Instagram fans and followers a glimpse of her growing baby bump by wearing a sports bra with a tracksuit
Family vacation: The Selling Sunset star helped send Tarek and his two children to Cabo San Lucas for a summer vacation
With the house empty for a few days, Young focuses on her health and well-being, which includes exercise, girlhood, and rest and relaxation.
Just a few hours earlier, she posted a photo of herself lying down and relaxing on a couch, where she revealed she’ll be spending a “girl’s weekend” in “sweatshirts” and “eating and sleeping.”
“@therealtarekelmoussa, kids and family are in Cabo,” Young continued, adding, “I stayed behind for my Dr. recommendations. miss mine [heart] and family.’
Morning workout: The reality star showed off her growing baby bump again as she kicked off her Saturday with an early morning Pilates session in leggings and a tank top
Her day started early, hours before she sent the family to Cabo San Lucas.
“Morning Pilates session. Up since 5:20 am,” she wrote in another Insta Story post, which shows her snapping the selfie while sitting on one of the Pilates machines.
For her early morning workout, she again emphasized her growing baby bump by wearing black leggings with a black camouflage tank top that hugged her feminine curves.
Knowing they would be apart for a few days, Young and El Moussa spent Friday together, which included both work and play.
Quality Time: Knowing they would be apart for a few days, Young and El Moussa spent Friday together, which included both work and play
“Soon-to-be mom hard at work! Swipe to see my growing belly at work,” she began in the caption of a post showing the couple at a home being renovated while filming for her new reality series The Flipping El Moussas.
She continued, “It’s funny because they say when you get pregnant you lose your energy, you have morning sickness and things get harder, but I’m so happy I feel 100% good! I still wake up early, do pilates, go to set and work all day and feel great – I asked my sister and mom about it and they were the same, so maybe it runs in the family but definitely no signs a slowdown .
The mom-to-be ended the post with a question: “To all the pregnant ladies or mommies out there, what was your experience?”
El Moussa and Young met while on a fishing trip in July 2019 and tied the knot in a ceremony near Santa Barbara last October.
Hard at work: The couple, who married in October 2021, spent part of their Friday filming their new reality series The Flipping El Moussas