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“I woke up feeling blessed & highly favored this morning & I hope you did too! I just wanted to say thank you for all of your well wishes prayers for @todd167 & I,” the new Mrs. Tucker shared with her Instagram followers. “I know people are asking why am I on IG when I should be on my honeymoon. Well @todd167’s has to go out of town to set up a show his company is producing for a network that’s just starting production this week.”
But no worries, Kandi said the newlyweds will “do a quick getaway next weekend.” She also shared that she’ll be living bicoastal until September.
“Although I would have loved to take one of those long honeymoons & fly out the day after the wedding, anyone that watched #RHOA knows that I wanted Todd to produce his own shows & work for his self & that dream is coming true so I’m not complaining! So send him some love & congrats on his show being picked up as well,” she wrote. “#EvenThoughItMeansHeWillBeInLAfor5months…. Playing in the background is “Forever Love” a snippet of the duet @qparker112 & I sing on #amotherslove soundtrack! It’s the song that describes @todd167 & I the best! Go to KandiOnline.com & order now! The official release is Tuesday! #imexcited #imanewlywed #thetuckers #igottagobackandforthfromATLtoLAfor5months #LifeOfAWife.”
In related wedding news, we found out that Maya Joyce did attend the ceremony! Despite her longtime disapproval of the union, Kandi’s mother put her opinion aside to celebrate the big day with her daughter.