Rather than handle the matter privately at home, she sent a scathing email to his colleagues at Creative Artists Agency, where her now ex-husband, Michael Nilon, works, which started out, “Tiger Woods/Jesse James/Mike Nilon, what do they have in common … And in her celebrity baby blog on People.com, the now single mother explained how she got past her husband’s betrayal. It helps that my ex is a very loving and devoted dad. I still have times when I struggle with the hurt of everything that happened. When you have a lot of love from both of your parents, you feel confident. When I look at the boys, I know they’re okay and that’s the most important thing.
We got to talking about her new book to help biracial children embrace their identities, aptly called, “I Am Mixed.” Beauvais is a divorced mother raising three children, two of which are a product of her marriage to Michael Nilon, who is Irish.
Sometimes we have set standards (and that’s great) but sometimes you have to be open to different packages too.