"My advice now for anyone going on , don't be with somebody," she said. "For a girl who grew up in Wilconsin, Milwaukee, things definitely changed in Austin.
So, does she feel the same way when it comes to going into a challenge with a significant other?
I'm trying to meet and date and feel for other people and I tried recently to date lots of guys, but that just didn't work. The two fall in love on the show, go on to compete in Challenges (and have yet to win one), then get divorced. "I was in a rut, in a bad relationship, and I needed something."That relationship ended when going on the show, because of the distance, and because of Danny. Melinda Stolp, 29 was nervous when she was offered an opportunity to be on this season of was always something I wanted to do," Melinda said of her original season from 2005.Lacey was raised by ex-hippie-turned devoutly religious parents who raised her in a strict manner, monitoring the TV and movies that she viewed.This made socialization at school difficult for her, but according to MTV, has given her a unique style.
According to mtv.com, her military experience made her resilient, confident, and outspoken.