Everything you need to know about Jamie Oliver and his wife and children - EpicNews

Hanna Fillingham

Jamie Oliver is a daily on tv, and most just lately is about to seem on Jamie and Jimmy’s Friday Evening Feast on Friday evening, alongside his good buddy and fellow chef Jimmy Doherty. And whereas we all know loads about his skilled life, the superstar chef prefers to maintain his household out of the highlight, though they often characteristic on his social media pages and on his YouTube channel. Jamie is married to childhood sweetheart Jools Oliver, and they’re the proud mother and father of 5 kids. They’ve daughters Poppy, 17, Daisy, 16, Petal, ten, and sons Buddy, eight, and River, three. Learn under to search out out every thing you must find out about Jamie and his household.

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Jamie Oliver met spouse Jools after they had been youngsters

Jamie Oliver’s spouse Jools

Jamie met Jools after they had been youngsters and it was love at first sight. Jools beforehand revealed that she used to fancy her now-husband when he was a drummer in a band. Throughout an interview with Made By Mammas, the Little Chook designer mentioned: “After I first met him he was a drummer and that is what obtained me, rock star picture you understand! He was 17 or 18 and in a band, he invited me to a gig so I went alongside to some sweaty disgusting place and I went alongside to observe, after which all of us obtained on the bus residence after which that was it.” Jools continued: “He was fairly fashionable so I believed ‘I need a piece of that’, and he was very cool and the person about city. After I was 18 he requested me out on a date after which we had a courtship for a yr and we’ve got by no means been separated since, by no means damaged up.”

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Jamie and Jools hung out aside of their early years courting whereas Jools labored in Tokyo for 3 months when she was 17, and they’d write love letters to one another to maintain the romance alive. On Instagram in 2017, the mother-of-five shared an image of the pile of letters her husband had despatched her, which she has nonetheless stored. She wrote: “After I was 17 I labored in Tokyo for three months and each single day Jamie despatched me a letter or a fax with out fail! These are solely half of them. I began studying them and it introduced again simply the perfect and happiest reminiscences xxx lacking u @jamieoliver.” The couple went on to get married in 2000 and are set to have fun their 20th marriage ceremony anniversary later this yr.

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Jamie together with his two sons Buddy and River

Jamie Oliver’s kids

Jamie and Jools are doting mother and father and whereas Jools is at residence throughout the week to take care of their kids, Jamie – who works away loads from Monday to Friday – makes positive that he’s at all times at residence throughout the weekends. Regardless of their privileged way of life, each Jamie and Jools need their kids to have regular childhoods. Nevertheless, Jools admitted prior to now that it has been laborious for her eldest kids at college. She informed Purple journal: “I do not need them to concentrate on something, nevertheless it’s too late: they’re. They don’t seem to be silly.” Jools continued: “I feel they discover it fairly laborious at college. It may be a bit awkward if the opposite youngsters say, ‘Can I get your dad’s autograph?’ My eldest [Poppy] would not prefer it. If Jamie comes to choose her up, it is simply too embarrassing for her. So I do all that.”

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Jamie and Jools’ daughter Poppy is heading to college later this yr

Jamie and Jools’ oldest daughter Poppy is rising up shortly and is about to maneuver away from residence for the primary time in September when she goes off to college. Firstly of the yr, Jools admitted that she wasn’t prepared for her first-born to fly the nest in a heartfelt Instagram submit. She wrote: “Joyful glad new yr. The yr I’ve considered for a very long time! This yr Poppy will hopefully pursue her desires and head off for Uni. When she was little I’d usually consider how it will really feel when this second arrived and jeez I by no means thought it will really feel this emotional! Nonetheless a couple of months to go but so will simply absorb every thing while I can together with this little second wishing happiness and love for 2020 xxx.”

Will Jamie Oliver have any extra kids?

Final yr, Jools revealed that whereas she is “very glad” together with her household life, she admitted that there’s nothing nicer than having a new child to take care of. Throughout a uncommon interview on podcast Made by Mammas, the Little Chook designer was quizzed by hosts Zoe Hardman and Georgia Dayton on whether or not or not she and Jamie had completed with increasing their household. “No! I’m going to be 44 in November so it will be good to get it in earlier than I’m 44, however you don’t know if something goes to occur,” she mentioned on the time. “After that I feel am getting a bit too outdated. I’m very proud of what I’ve obtained, however just a little child you possibly can’t beat it!”

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