Matt Roloff from Little Folks, Huge World publicizes engagement to Caryn Chandler

She mentioned sure! After six years of relationship — and a few good-natured nudging by his now-fiancée — Little Folks, Huge World star Matt Roloff proposed to Caryn Chandler.

“After six great years collectively, I requested Caryn to marry me, and he or she mentioned ‘sure’!” The TLC persona, 61, advised Folks in an announcement on Wednesday, April 19. “Our plan is to get pleasure from our engagement, and we’re trying ahead to a easy however elegant marriage ceremony in 2024.”

Although the couple went Instagram official with their relationship in March 2017, 9 months after the farmer finalized his divorce from ex-wife Amy Roloff, that they had recognized one another for years because of Chandler’s job on the household farm. (The Roloffs, who share twins Zach and Jeremy, 32, son Jacob, 26, and daughter Molly, 29, initially cut up in 2015 after 28 years of marriage.)

In an August 2021 episode of LPBW, Matt and Chandler, 55, mentioned their relationship standing when requested by a producer if the 2 had been engaged but.

“We’re not,” she mentioned on the time, playfully smacking the In opposition to Tall Odds: Being a David in a Goliath World writer. “He hasn’t requested me, so we’re undoubtedly not but.”

For his half, Matt mentioned the 2 weren’t engaged “but” — to which the Arizona native replied, “Don’t push it.”

Earlier that 12 months, the Roloff household patriarch teased the potential of a proposal after a fan advised him to “marry” Chandler.

“Perhaps I’ll !!” Matt replied to the viewer by way of Instagram in March 2021. “You’ll have to attend and see. :)).”

The fact stars beforehand proved their dedication to one another once they moved in collectively in Arizona (whereas nonetheless sustaining separate houses in Oregon).

“Our grand plan proper now’s to remain dedicated, keep in love, go to Arizona and spend an amazing period of time collectively,” Chandler defined within the August 10, 2021, episode of LPBW. “Once we’re right here in Portland, we’ll stay individually and see one another loads.” Matt concurred, calling the transfer “a complete new main chapter in life.”

Matt Roloff and Caryn Chandler
Courtesy of Matt Roloff/Instagram

For her half, Amy, 60, tied the knot with husband Chris Marek — whom she had been relationship since 2016 — that very same month. Matt wasn’t invited to the marriage.

“It wasn’t something towards Matt or Caryn, nevertheless it made it extra snug for the children and for the friends,” Marek, 60, completely defined to Us Weekly in November 2021, noting that having the 2 there “would have been awkward for Amy and Matt’s youngsters.”

“Which one are they imagined to be glad for?” he requested on the time. “I simply assume it might have been loads of combined feelings for them to be there collectively.”

A 12 months prior, Chandler completely advised Us that there are “no onerous emotions” between the 2 {couples}.

“Time heals, and so every little thing is shifting in a very good trajectory proper now,” she mentioned. “All people’s working onerous. All of us love their grandchildren. We’re collectively generally and we make it nice.”

Amy and Matt share seven grandchildren: Jackson, 5, Lilah, 3, Josiah, 17 months (Zach’s kids together with his spouse, Tori Roloff), Ember, 5, Bode, 3, Radley, 17 months (Jeremy’s youngsters together with his spouse, Audrey Roloff) and Mateo, 16 months (Jacob’s son with spouse Isabel Roloff).