By now we all know about the romantic trip to Saint-Tropez with Hailey Glassman. And, some of have heard about the date in the Hamptons with Kate Major.
“At this point … I’m single –– per se,” he told PEOPLE at the Mercedes-Benz Polo Challenge at Blue Star Jets Field on Saturday. “I’m just a regular guy who just wants to have friendship and good times. And I like meeting people.” Of 22-year-old Glassman, Gosselin says, “She’s always a good friend of mine. Her family is so good. They took me in and I lived there for a while. I love them to death.” “She doesn’t like this [craziness]. She loves me for who I am and not for what I do,” he says. “We are going to chill out for a while and see where it takes us. I’m not looking for anyone.”As for Major, the former Star magazine reporter he’s been spotted with, Gosselin says, “We are just friends.”
“I’m just trying to concentrate on my family first, second my career. That’s what I have to do,” says Gosselin, who will be heading home to see his family in the days ahead. “I’m really looking forward to it — to turning my phone off, playing with my kids in the pool and being the dad.”
“Kate and I are just showing how we are going to live,” he says of the show, which will follow the family in the wake of Jon and Kate’s decision to divorce. “If she’s got to work, I go home. If I’ve got to work, she stays home. And that’s the way it’s always been.”
Don’t expect to see the Gosselin children meeting dad’s new girlfriend anytime soon. “I don’t want to introduce anyone to my kids,” he says. “We just have to play it by ear. I don’t know what it’s like to be divorced.”
In an exclusive statement to E! News, Gosselin sayshe’s in a relationship with Kate Major, aka Kate 2.0. And it’s “private.”
“I care about Kate Major, she resigned from her job for me. Right now, my focus is on my relationship with my kids. My personal relationship is private,” he says in an exclusive statement to E! News.Major declined to comment on her relationship with Gosselin.
But on Friday she told E! News “I just want people to know that I am a nice and genuine person and anyone who knows me knows that.”
Sources close to Kate Major claim she’s using the “Jon & Kate + 8” star to achieve the fame she’s that always dreamed of.