"Gretchen cannot wait to be Slade’s wife and, when the time is right, they will have their huge lavish wedding.” The pair, who've been engaged since 2013, originally planned to get married on May 23, but didn't go through with it when they realized that a lot of family members had already booked trips over Memorial Day Weekend. He may have disappeared for a few seasons, but he’s one of the constant, mainly because he keeps dating women on the show. " The source explains, “The reason that the wedding has been postponed so many times is not because they have doubts that they are meant to be together, but because they are both working on a lot of projects right now.” RELATED: Gretchen Rossi Looks Unrecognizable in Makeup-Free Selfie The insider says that Gretchen's recent purse line has been keeping her busy and that both of them have been pitching ideas to various networks.
They weren’t chosen by producers, but instead won an auction for a spot on the new reality show by bidding 00.
According to Jo, it was all Slade’s idea to be on TV.