• Valerie Bertinelli has spoken about leaving The Food Network
  • She has new romances stirring as well
  • THIS is how Valerie is living now

She really has done it all. With a career spanning over two decades on the network, Bertinelli's exit has fans and foodies alike buzzing with speculation. Dive into the deets of her Food Network saga and how she's whisking into a new chapter of love! Valerie's story is only getting better.

Valerie opens up to her fans in every way

Valerie Bertinelli, the culinary sensation known for her hit show "Valerie's Home Cooking," has served up some piping hot gossip about her exit from Food Network.

"I fell in love with Food Network two decades ago," Bertinelli reminisced, tipping her chef's hat to fellow foodies Rachael Ray, Ina Garten, and Giada De Laurentiis. But alas, it seems the kitchen has cooled. "It's sad it's not about cooking and learning any longer," she lamented.

Last year, the network decided to cancel her show, leaving Bertinelli—and fans—hungry for answers.

"Food Network canceled us last summer, I have no idea why. And I didn't say anything last summer because honestly, I was hoping they would change their mind. But they have not. So this is it, this is the final season," said Bertinelli.

But things would quickly look up again.

Despite the bitter taste of cancellation, Bertinelli remained a staple in the Food Network pantry with 'Kids Baking Championship."' Yet, in a twist no one saw coming, she revealed she wouldn't return to the beloved baking show. "It really hurt my feelings," Bertinelli confessed, stirring up a mix of emotions.

The reason? A budget crunch, supposedly. But whispers from the grapevine suggest contract talks crumbled like a poorly baked cake.

But don't fret for Valerie Bertinelli; our kitchen heroine has whipped up a sweet new chapter in her love life. After a tough divorce, Bertinelli swore off love—only to find herself head over heels once more. "I'm in love," she gushed, proving that life can be as surprising as a mystery ingredient.

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Her beau, known online as "Hoarse Whisperer," has been her biggest cheerleader, especially during her recent cookbook release. "Feeling immensely proud," he shared, celebrating Bertinelli's culinary and romantic renaissance.