Alanis Morissette suffered a “bunch of miscarriages”

The 46-year-old musician has three children, Ever, nine, Onxy, three and Winter, 10 months, with husband Mario ‘Souleye’ Treadway but revealed that the couple went through a lot of heartache on their journey to parenthood.

Speaking to Dax Shepard on his ‘Armchair Expert’ podcast about the age gaps between her children, she explained: “Not all of it was the ideal situation. I had a bunch of miscarriages.”

“We were chasing and just showing up and then surprises and then devastations and all of it. But, I mean, I do trust, I have this trust pilot light thing that keeps cooking along – even when there’s a torrential downpour it’s still flickering – of hope and faith and vision for something to work out, whatever it is.”

However, Alanis insisted that she never lost hope about having more children

She said: “I’m an optimist who will get depressed and cry, but at the end of the day there’s still that little light, that little star of Bethlehem keeps dangling over there.”

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Alanis, 40, and Mario have been married since 2010 but she joked about the Covid-19 lockdown putting a strain on marriages.

She said: “Yeah you know, a lot of divorces happening now. You know what because those of us who want to exit, those of us who are flight-ers, we can’t flight. So what are you gonna do, go into the next room and brood I guess for a while? I’m laughing but it’s not funny.

“So I just kind of announce lovingly as best as possible when I go into a room. I’m cranky mom right now.”

“One of the theories in relationships is that conflict is growth trying to happen.”

Author: BANG Showbiz