Big Surprise: Kristen Bell is Still the Best

11/6/2013 3:30 PM PST, by
Sorry if you were interested in keeping your heart in one piece today, because Kristen Bell just did an adorable new interview, and it's going to explode that thing into a billion pieces. Don't you want to hear her talk more about her little baby, and about her husband, and about her dogs? Of course you do, because you have a soul and such things are pleasing to it.

Let's check it out!

On her husband, Dax Shepard, and how they both grew up in Detroit:

“We would not have been friends in high school. He was a drug addict and he was wild, and I was very much a good girl who went to Catholic school. He is also five years older than I am, and he lived in Milford, which is a bit more drive-your-tractor-to-the-7-eleven-type Michigan, and I was closer to downtown Detroit.” The pair’s first encounter, at a dinner party, was “not electric,” she says. “And then two weeks later, I went to a Kings versus Red Wings game—he was with someone I knew, and I was with my roommate, [Veronica Mars co-star] Ryan Hansen—and we ran into each other. It was on from that point.” 

On her pregnancy:

“I kept saying to him in all sincerity during my pregnancy, ‘I just don’t know how I’m going to like her as much as I like the dogs.’ I was being serious. Because I f---ing love my dogs; they are my children. I love people the more I know them, and I didn’t know her. It could’ve been a water bottle in my belly, that’s about how connected I felt to her during my pregnancy. But within about 24 hours after she came out, my hormones reset, and they reprogrammed my feelings about her.”

On privacy:

“Dax and I realize it might make someone smile when we have sassy Twitter fights, or when I tweet something that he says to me. I’m fully aware that it’s a tiny taste of our relationship. But the real day-to-day, we are extremely territorial of. I would really not like to see the aftermath of the first person who tries to take a picture of Lincoln. There are going to be a lot of stitches.” 

On her incredibly adorable marriage:

“Can I tell you the text message I just got? He said, ‘Do you want noodles?’ And I said, ‘Yes. Pho, please.’ ‘Should I order now? I love you so much.’ And I wrote, ‘Order in 20 minutes. I’ll be home at 5:45.’ He responds with, ‘Titty party. Bone patrol launching boner boats now.’ What? I am married to an 11-year-old!”

Does Kristen Bell have any flaws at all? Being too wonderful doesn't count. 
Filed Under:  Kristen Bell , Interview

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