became exhausting and almost depressing for Rachel,” the source explains, adding that, “It got really bad over the summer and they decided to separate. She is a great mom and loves it.”The 36-year-old star was spotted out for the first time since their split on Wednesday, shopping at Sweet Williams children’s clothing store.Though the two were notoriously private, Bilson opened up about their relationship in a 2013 interview with In 2015, he opened about naming their daughter Briar Rose.“There’s a Disney reference there I suppose,” he said of her uncommon name."I love to cook, so we make dinner at home a lot and watch movies."Later that year she was also on the cover of and opened up about her relationship once again.
Bilson and Christensen, both 36, met while filming 2008's .
Do you think that Rachel is hoping to plan her own wedding soon?
Or do you think she and Hayden are happy with things the way they are?
I've been in a relationship for six years and I'm happy," she said. Her name, as Christensen explained almost a year later, was inspired by one of Rachel's favorite movies.
"There's a Disney reference there, I suppose," Christensen told the Hallmark Channel at the time.