David Beador's New Girlfriend Tells All On Romance: 'Everyone Deserves To Be Happy'

Feb. 13 2018, Updated 4:33 p.m. ET

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The Real Housewives of Orange County star David Beador's new girlfriend is speaking out about her hot new romance — and shutting down haters who bashed her for dating a still-married man!

"This is not a forum to talk about RHOC," single mom Lesley Cook, 34, posted on Instagram today. "With all the hate in the world and violence... let's inspire one another to live happy & healthy lives. We only get this one chance. Everyone deserve to be happy & find peace."

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Her photo included a quote: "Don't worry about the people who aren't happy for you. They probably aren't happy for themselves either." exclusively reported yesterday that David, 53, has been dating much younger single mom Lesley since at least December, just three months after married couple of 17 years Shannon and David announced their separation.

A source told Radar Shannon is "hurt" and "confused" by her estranged husband's rebound relationship.

As RHOC fans know , Shannon, 53, decided to leave David two years after he admitted to having an eight-month affair with a married family friend in 2015.

In addition to full physical custody of daughters Sophie, 16, and twins Stella and Adeline, 13, Shannon is also requesting a whopping $25,000 to cover attorneys fees.

The couple will return to court on March 12.

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