star is dating an Orange County businessman named Doug, a source close to the couple tells ET exclusively."It's new.
They've been talking and seeing each other for a couple of weeks," the source says.
See photos of Christina and Tarek El Moussa together: PASADENA, CA - APRIL 30: TV Personalities Tarek El Moussa (L) and Christina El Moussa (R) attend the press room for the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on April 30, 2017 in Pasadena, California.
NEWS: Tarek and Christina El Moussa Attend Daytime Emmy Awards Together"Christina and him recently reconnected," the source adds, sharing that the two have actually known one another for 10 years.
"She dated him before her and Tarek were together."ET has learned that Doug has met Christina and Tarek's two children, 6-year-old Taylor and 1-year-old Brayden.
I landed on a heartwarming post, which totally lightened me up.
Most people do not understand the reality of dating an entrepreneur, and it is a sweet reality I am learning to enjoy. They have a clear purpose; they work their ass off to achieve their goals. They do not sleep; they have odd ideas at odd hours, and they need a lot of space and time to think and to strategize.