In a clip from the upcoming episode of Very Cavallari, out April 21, Kristin Cavallari shares one of the parenting bonds between her and husband Jay Cutler.

By Jen Juneau
April 12, 2019


 and  aren’t cutting corners on the “in sickness and in health” part of marriage.

In  the upcoming mid-season episode of her E! series , the reality star dishes over a dinner gathering about a time when her football-pro husband helped her out of quite the bind.

“I had major clogged [milk] ducts,” says Cavallari, 32, who shares three children with Cutler: sons , 5 next month, and , 6½, as well as daughter , 3.

“Jay had to get them out for me. … Sucking harder than he’s ever sucked,” she continues amid the astonishment of her pals, adding in a confessional, “And you know what? Saved my life.”

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Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler

Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler

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Cavallari opened up to  in February about how having Cutler, 35, at home while he’s not playing in the NFL is “good and bad.”

“He’s always around — I leave, he’s home, I come home, he’s home,” joked  star and  founder. “[But] it’s nice having him home so that he can pick the boys up from school or, like right now, I’m here in New York and he’s at home with the kids.”

“He made lunches this morning. He’s ,” Cavallari added. “It’s been really nice.”

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Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari

Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari/GETTY IMAGES

Despite Cutler’s much-appreciated help around the house and with their little ones, he and Cavallari likely  any further. As she told  in July of last year: “We’re done — shop is closed!”

Her words matched up with what she told PEOPLE Now earlier that month, giving  behind one of the reasons she and her husband are babied out.

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“My daughter is 2½ and I don’t have to lug  anymore and all the crap,” said Cavallari. “We’re finally at a really good place where we can just pick up and go.”

Continued the mother of three, “All my kids have a little bit of independence, and we’re just in a really good place. I don’t want  and all of that.”

Very Cavallari returns to E! on April 21 at 10 p.m. EST.

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