Love Is Blind Season 6 contestant makes show history as the first single mother

Je'Kayla Crawford
Jessica from Love Is BlindNetflix

Jessica Vestal isn’t just a hopeful single looking for love in Season 6 of Love Is Blind, but she’s also a single mother.

The world of Love Is Blind is filled with dynamic relationships, some of which are between the former contestants and their children.

For instance, Bartise Bowden is now a single parent after his relationship with a woman he didn’t meet on LIB or Perfect Match went south.

Then there’s Sergio from the premiere season of Love Is Blind Sweden, who had a child with another woman before marrying & announcing that he is having a child with his partner whom he met in the pods.

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The point is, these love stories aren’t always traditional and Jessica from Season 6 is another example of that.

Mackenzie, Jess, and Laura from Love Is BlindNetflix

Jessica from Love Is Blind Season 6 is a single mom

On February 12, Netflix released a Season 6 clip that revealed that contestant Jessica Vestal is a single mother, the first in the history of the show.

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She didn’t expose her relationship with her daughter’s father just yet, but Jessica did state that their daughter Autumn is now 10 years old.

As far as how she’s going to go about telling her dates in the pods, the new reality TV star is planning to keep it a secret from the men temporality, only so that she can properly test the waters with her potential partner before dropping the news.

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“I want to give people the chance to like, get to know me individually first because even though I’m a mother, and it’s the most important thing to me, it doesn’t define me. I feel like I’ll just know when the time is right to tell somebody,” she said in the video.

Viewers will soon see how her pods dating experience unfolds and if it results in Jessica gaining a husband and her daughter gaining a step-father.

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