Reality wedding bells are ringing. Big Rich Texas alum Leslie Birkland is engaged to a wealthy pizza mogul RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned. Click through the gallery to find out how big the ring is and which coffee shop started their whirlwind romance.
Birkland suffered from a broken heart for years after splitting up with billionaire Rip Mason, but she happily told Radar that she finally found love with Richard Sherman, one of the original co-founders of Papa John's Pizza.
Birkland and Sherman actually met for the first time at a Starbucks in Beverly Hills, and exactly one year to the date and time after their first meeting at the famous coffee shop, Sherman got down on one knee and proposed https://radaronline.com/celebrity-news/rhony-luann-de-lesseps-engaged-bethenny-frankel-caught-fiance-cheating/ at the same Beverly Hills Starbucks, Radar learned.
The Fortune 500 businessman gave Birkland a stunning 3-carat flawless https://radaronline.com/celebrity-news/bethenny-frankel-luann-de-lesseps-engagement-ring-rhony/ diamond ring and she told Radar about her joy with the relationship. "I am truly the happiest I have been in years!" Birkland gushed. "I am blessed to have found a man who loves me quirks and all."
The Lattes with Leslie radio host was rumored to be joining the Real Housewives of Dallas should the show return for a second season.
"I'm looking forward to our future together," Birkland told Radar. She and Sherman have homes in Southern California, the Florida Keys and they recently purchased a sprawling estate in Dallas. Congratulations to the happy couple!