"I just got back from work and I'm playing the role of mom and dad.
So I'm actually seeing a different side of raising children because I'm doing a lot of things that mom would really do and I just love it."News first broke of Tarek and Christina's separation last December, but the reality star previously told ET that they were actually separated long before fans found out. You should all go out and do the same❤️❤️❤️A post shared by Tarek El Moussa (@therealtarekelmoussa) on While the father of two is focusing on his children, he also told ET how excited he is to try new things with them."I’m doing things that I never used to do, but I did when I was younger, and then I worked and built companies and never slowed down," Tarek explained.
"I'm going to make sure that they know what hard work is.
That they understand that they’re not entitled, that they’re going be in sports, they’re going to learn teamwork, they’re going to learn competition. "If Mom and Dad don't get along it affects the kids, so Mom and Dad better get along.""I talk to people my age that grew up with parents that are divorced and they’re still traumatized," he explained.
At the end of the day we may be "different" yet the same. Tarek also wants to instill in his children the value of hard work and being well-rounded individuals."The biggest thing I want to teach my kids is, obviously they live a different lifestyle than most.