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Steve Jacobs’ ex-wife Rose Kelly reflects on her broken marriage

‘There have been highs and lows’: Steve Jacobs’ ex-wife Rose reveals why she stopped drinking alcohol after leaving her ‘unhappy marriage’

Today show weather presenter Steve Jacobs and his ex-wife Rose Kelly shockingly ended their eight-year marriage early last year.

And on Wednesday, the single mother, 40, reflected on her broken marriage and the journey it has taken her over the last year.

Taking to Instagram, Rose penned the heartwarming speech beside a snap she took this time last year.

'I've reached a level of happiness that I pray lasts a lifetime': Steve Jacobs' ex-wife Rose Kelly reflected on her broken marriage and her journey over the last year as a single mother via Instagram on Wednesday

‘I’ve reached a level of happiness that I pray lasts a lifetime’: Steve Jacobs’ ex-wife Rose Kelly reflected on her broken marriage and her journey over the last year as a single mother via Instagram on Wednesday

‘Exactly one year ago today I took this snap in Vanuatu, just before I moved back to Australia with my munchkins to start my new life as a single mama,’ she began.

‘The year has flown and it has certainly been filled with massive highs and a handful of lows,’ she wrote, adding all of the milestones she achieved over the last year.    

‘I’ve bought and paid off my apartment, I’ve got my fur babies home safely, the girls have settled into their awesome new school, we’ve made new friends, embraced old ones, I’ve thrown myself back into my TV career @sydneyweekender…

'The year has flown and it has certainly been filled with massive highs and a handful of lows,' she wrote, adding all of the milestones she achieved over the last year. Rose is pictured in another Instagram snap

‘The year has flown and it has certainly been filled with massive highs and a handful of lows,’ she wrote, adding all of the milestones she achieved over the last year. Rose is pictured in another Instagram snap

Split: Rose and Steve made headlines with the announcement of their separation earlier last year. Pictured in 2015

Split: Rose and Steve made headlines with the announcement of their separation earlier last year. Pictured in 2015

‘And started writing again for @newscorpaus, I’m rediscovering the beauty of Sydney, I’ve QUIT ALCOHOL, and started Pilates again, I’ve forgiven past pains and set new goals…’ she added.

‘And I’ve reached a level of contentment and happiness that I pray lasts a lifetime. Thank you to those who have been part of my journey these last 12 months. You know who you are.’

Rose and Steve made headlines with the announcement of their separation earlier last year.

History: They had relocated to Vanuatu with their daughters in mid-2017, in what friends say was a 'last-ditch attempt' to save their marriage

History: They had relocated to Vanuatu with their daughters in mid-2017, in what friends say was a ‘last-ditch attempt’ to save their marriage

The former couple met on Today in 2007, where Steve was a star weatherman and Rosie was one of the breakfast show’s producers.

They had relocated to Vanuatu with their daughters in mid-2017, in what friends say was a ‘last-ditch attempt’ to save their marriage.

However, things fell apart within a few months and, following their split, Rose enjoyed a brief fling with Canadian former commando Dylan Nash.

In November last year, Steve told WHO magazine that he’d been thrown ‘a few curveballs’ since the separation but remained focused on his children.  

Focus: In November last year, Steve told WHO magazine that he'd been thrown 'a few curveballs' since the separation but remained focused on his children. Steve and Rose pictured in 2016

Focus: In November last year, Steve told WHO magazine that he’d been thrown ‘a few curveballs’ since the separation but remained focused on his children. Steve and Rose pictured in 2016

Daily Mail UK

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