Since Mike has shared every intimate detail of his life on Shahs of Sunset over the years, this may have come as a shock to fans since we really had no inclination that he was in a new relationship, let alone a serious one, since he and Morgan broke up last season. Mike hasn't even shared any photos of Paulina on his Instagram — and still hasn't, as of the time of this writing — which is pretty much unheard of for anyone dating in 2020.
But Mike and Paulina finally put their love on display for all to see earlier this week. The couple made things Instagram official on February 10 when Paulina posted a gorgeous photo of herself hanging out with Mike. "My heart," Paulina gushed in the caption.
Mike and Paulina were also spotted in a group shot, along with Destiney Rose, Golnesa "GG" Gharachedaghi, Adam Neely, and Reza Farahan for a little Shahs of Sunset Season 8 premiere viewing party with the crew last weekend.
It looks like Mike did a wonderful job with his Valentine's Day gift to Paulina as well. She shared a photo of the lovely bouquet of flowers her boyfriend sent her for the holiday in her Instagram Stories. "[Mike] thank you for your beautiful flowers and treating me like a queen every day. I love you endlessly," Paulina wrote in her Instagram Story, along with "#youaremydreamcometrue."
Mike is more than happy to treat Paulina like royalty. "I found the right one. I['ve] got to take care of her," he told Destiney via a FaceTime call during the season premiere. "She's my queen."
Mike also said in the episode that after everything he has gone through, including marriage and a divorce from Jessica Parido in 2016, he now feels ready to settle down. "My life has completely changed from a year ago," he shared. "I'm 40. I don't want to be single. I want to have a family. And I found the person that's going to give me all the things I want in life."
He also said of Paulina, who has two children from a previous relationship, "I would always hear, 'When you know, you know,' and I know. She's my soulmate."
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