‘Welcome to Plathville’ star Barry Plath joined kids on family vacation amid divorce from Kim
“A fun family vacation to celebrate these 3 wonderful men!” Lydia, 19, captioned a photo of Micah, 22, Barry, 55, and her grandpa via Instagram on Monday, March 12. “I guess amazing people are born in March! Yeah…I really can’t explain what’s going on in some of these images.”
In addition to the photo of the birthday boys, the post included snapshots and videos of various members of their family swimming, Micah playing pool, and a close-up of a birthday cake.
The family made the trip nearly eight months after Barry and Kim, 50, announced their separation after 24 years of marriage.
“After much thought and discussion, we have decided to end our marriage,” the former couple said. People in June 2022. “While this was not an easy decision, we know it is the best option for both of us. We have been through many ups and downs in our 24 years of marriage and as we navigate this new chapter in our lives, we will be parents to our amazing children.”
Since they broke up, Barry and Kim have kept their distance and have apparently opted out of spending family time with their kids.
In December 2022 they celebrated Christmas separately while Barry spent the holidays with his daughter Moriah and Isaac. Meanwhile, the Plath matriarch did not show up to take part in the festivities.
Barry and Kim announced their separation after sharing information about the problems in their relationship. during season 4 of the TLC program, which aired from May to July 2022.
“Barry and I have decided to live apart for a while,” Kim revealed during the June 7 episode. “The easiest way to do it right now is whenever one of our rental properties is vacant, I pack a bag and go and stay there. I’m just unpacking and settling in for a couple of days to stay on the farm, which is where we raise all our kids, and I think I feel, you know, like I never thought it would be like this. this. It’s very different from what I ever thought it would be. It’s just that it’s a time of a lot of change right now and I’m not sure exactly what it’s going to look like.”
The TV personality added: “Barry tried a little bit, but at some point I felt like he wasn’t really trying. As soon as he thought maybe he was working, he stopped trying and once I realized it, I felt like he was emotionally done. I feel like there’s no way it’s going to work.”