World News – US – Cheryl Burke has been sober for 2 years: it was a decision I made for myself


The Strength of Partnership Cheryl Burke opened up about her sobriety journey and how it brought her together and her Dancing With the Stars partner AJ McLean in Season 29

The DWTS pro, 36, revealed she has been sober for « two years » in the Us Weekly exclusive preview of the Tuesday, Sept. 29 episode of the « LadyGang » podcast After the co-host Keltie Knight spoke about McLean’s path to sobriety, Burke shared his own story

« That’s why I really wanted AJ, because I’m like, so he might be partnering with someone who’s just, like, still fresh in the scene [or] likes to hang out, I was a little worried just as a friend in a way, « the dancer explained on the podcast » But then I’m glad we got together « 

Burke, who married actor Matthew Lawrence in 2019, noted that she was not on the Alcoholics Anonymous program, but had not been drinking for two years

« It was just a decision I made for myself, » she said « And that’s when Matt and I got engaged and it was during this engagement party that we were like – or that I was like, he didn’t even know – I was just like, I was done « 

Former Dance Moms spoke of her father’s experience with alcohol as a catalyst for her own decision to quit drinking

« My dad passed away – and then my dad was an alcoholic – so either I was going to crash and burn myself and check in to rehab or I was just going to quit the cold turkey, » he said. she continued « It’s just my personality It’s black or white »

Since their partnership on the show, the Backstreet Boys member, 42, and Burke have launched the « Pretty Messed Up » podcast, which Burke says has been « awesome » so far

McLean, who blogs exclusively for us this season of DWTS, previously explained his reasoning for joining the cast – and how he plans to stay on track

“I’m on a very strict diet, grain-free, gluten-free, sugar-free, no soda of any kind and completely sober for almost nine months,” McLean told his Instagram followers in August “I’m doing this for two reasons: one, to be in the best shape of my life, to be healthy and to be happy, physically, mentally and emotionally, and there is something else to come I can’t tell you what it is, but believe me, you will know why on this basis « 

Burke, on the other hand, has been in the dance competition since Season 2.She became the first professional woman to win the Mirrorball Trophy that year along with another brawling boy, Drew Lachey, by 98 degrees.

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