Brittany Cartwright reveals that she is currently not residing in the same home as her husband, Jax Taylor, following a "particularly rough year" for the couple. In the February 29 episode of their joint podcast "When Reality Hits with Jax & Brittany," the 35-year-old shared that she and the 44-year-old Taylor have opted to take a break from their marriage.

"Jax and I are taking time apart, and I made the decision to move into another home to take some space for the sake of my mental health," she explained towards the end of the podcast episode, featuring Cartwright and Michelle Lally. "I won’t get into too many details right now because this is still very hard to talk about."

"And I’m taking things one day at a time. I don’t know what the future holds. But right now, my focus is on being the best mom to Cruz," Cartwright said regarding her son, whom she shares with Taylor. "I love you guys. Pray for us, and everything will be just fine. We’re good."

The couple welcomed Cruz Michael Cauchi, their first child, in April 2021.

Cartwright's representative declined a request for comment. has reached out to Taylor's representative for comment.

Taylor and Cartwright have been in a relationship since 2015 and got married in 2019. The ups and downs of their relationship, marked by betrayals and heated confrontations, unfolded on the television series "Vanderpump Rules" across multiple seasons.

Earlier this year, Bravo announced that Taylor and Cartwright would be featured in a new spinoff series called "The Valley," which follows the couple and a group of friends as they "trade bottle service in West Hollywood for baby bottles in the Valley all while they navigate bustling businesses, rocky relationships and feisty friendships."