Browse
Shopping Cart

Kristen Bell Explains Why She Doesn't Necessarily Believe In Monogamy

“It’s difficult and it requires a lot of vulnerability.”

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard are one of Hollywood's most beloved married couples — but that doesn't mean their relationship is always easy. In fact, Kristen recently opened up about how hard marriage can be.

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard are one of Hollywood's most beloved married couples — but that doesn't mean their relationship is always easy. In fact, Kristen recently opened up about how hard marriage can be.

Frazer Harrison / Getty Images

I'm quite positive we are not meant to be monogamous. It's difficult, and it requires a lot of attention, vulnerability, and openness.

Via instagram.com

He's very direct about his emotions and I'm grateful for that because it lets me in on the way he thinks as far as tending to our marriage— when we should go to therapy, when we have to be better at intimacy, all those things in order to meet each other's needs. He's very open about what he needs to stay satisfied in our relationship, because if one partner isn't satisfied, you just kiss it goodbye; somebody's going to stray.

Via instagram.com

"If one partner isn't satisfied, you just kiss it goodbye... somebody's going to stray."

"If one partner isn't satisfied, you just kiss it goodbye... somebody's going to stray."

Samsung / Via gph.is

So even though Kristen acknowledges that monogamy is hard, it sounds like she and Dax have figured out what works best in their relationship — and that's all that matters.

So even though Kristen acknowledges that monogamy is hard, it sounds like she and Dax have figured out what works best in their relationship — and that's all that matters.

Jonathan Leibson / Getty Images