There’s a new man in her life!

Shortly after fans saw Whitney Thore move in with her BFF Buddy on her reality show, My Big Fat Fabulous Life, the 31-year-old has shared some exciting news — she has a boyfriend!

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Whitney is all smiles with her beau in NYC!

After stepping out together in the Big Apple, the television personality couldn’t help but gush about her new man, Lennie, who will be introduced in the upcoming second season of her TLC reality show!

“He’s hot and I’m heavy,” she joked to People.

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And she can’t wait for her fans to watch her fall in love on My Big Fat Fabulous Life!

"I have found a man and he’s wonderful. I can’t say enough about him," Whitney said.

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She added, "It sounds cliché but people say when you really do find happiness, you’ll attract that person into your life. I’ve been happy for about a year and a half now, so I’ve been like, 'I’m ready. I love my body, I’d like to use it!'"

My Big Fat Fabulous Life returns for season 2 tonight, Sept. 9, at 9 p.m. on TLC!