“We Hated Each Other For Years”: 3 Lessons From Pat & Gina Neely’s Divorce

neelys divorce - CopyGina and Pat Neely, the stars of Food Network’s popular cooking show “Down Home With The Neely’s” are getting divorced after two decades of marriage.

“This was a tough decision, but we believe it is the best decision for us…,” the Neely’s reinforced in a written statement.

**UPDATE**: While appearing as a guest on “The Wendy Williams Show” in late October 2014, a very slim  Gina Neely opened up about the end of her marriage.

“Life happens, honey. What are you going to do? Cry in a bowl of milk? At the end of the day, Pat and I are real people. Life happens. I had dinner with Pat on Friday. We’re still good friends, but it just happened. You don’t stop living because bad things happen. You keep going.”