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Denise Richards became a tabloid target this year after her ex husband Charlie Sheen had a very public meltdown.
But through it all she stayed focused on her family and her career and just recently -- even adopted a baby girl.
She candidly chronicles the ups and downs in.
Her brand new memoir called the real girl next door and the girl from next door is on the -- -- and mortgages and congratulations on the new baby -- You can two year process.
-- -- just how tough is that decision I don't -- had to make that decision do I wait for the right partner or keep moving forward with my life I want it.
Always wanted more children's -- I decided to do it on man even consulted with your mom who unfortunately passed away from cancer in the last couple of years.
But this is something you've been thinking about for quite some time in what'd she say -- -- -- fairy.
Supportive and knows how much I loved being a mother after she died I waited to start the process because this morning -- Going through some minor things I wanted to wait until I was in a good place to start the process or.
The circle about your -- guy Charlie Sheen he's getting you know -- Last time you're here we talk about some of his crazy behavior but now it looks like he's got a new job on a sitcom anger management -- don't like that what what are you hearing huh.
About wet -- about what he's up to how he's.
Still a -- he's doing pretty guy I talked to on quite often and an iron -- good place so I I'm thrilled for him that.
He's got the show and I think -- can make a comeback attempt.
It that He shows I was I was struck too by the Charlie Sheen that you met and you've got engaged to -- -- happiness that He showed FTC to get Georgia Monica do you dress.
And you -- chronicle in your book.
You talk about him being a totally different guy He said you -- the -- you said you of the more spontaneous one.
You -- those ones you of the one justified by the see your pants -- speak He wanted the plan every hour.
He was the one -- I didn't want to -- the budget be balanced you out.
That was a different -- this has been extremely tough for you to see -- now.
What we've been divorced for over sixty airs and there's a reason couples get -- -- so the man that I found love with.
This is very different from what we -- -- because a lot of people always ask you have to you -- the snap that.
I found love -- from person that I've been everywhere in his CNN gotten -- -- in the last six months.
So the girl and the real girl next -- I love about the title theme yeah 'cause you've given viewers deputy to see your real life through your reality show -- well.
But now in the book really don't focus so much on your relationship with with Charlie focus more about how you got to Hollywood really -- -- it's -- balance of all of its it's a memoir so I look back from childhood to press and I definitely I think what a lot of people are surprised taken into.
Our courtship and I mentioned a lot of very fond memories with Charlie and as far as our divorce I do get into that I talk more about.
How I felt I think that people can relate to that you know the -- -- and -- into the horse it's very devastating.
You're used to that create shows was a tough one modeling -- -- And you talk about Indiana wait for the call -- -- -- the addition He said two things you view you really know trust yourself when number when He took the risk.
Anyone -- the reality show so you took action and you made something happen and -- and that was key and -- writing the book.
Why couldn't get a job when I -- I did my reality show I had so much negative attention around me and you know if I did it was in a different business I don't take my.
Leave my personal life at home.
But it affected my work so.
You know I needed to take a job and a paycheck and am grateful that I was able to do that show.
And the book a lot of people ask me how I got through that time this isn't about me trying to -- Tell my side of the story -- changed perception it's hopefully to get someone hopefully it's going through something similar that I can.
-- you holding a toothbrush.
You know we wanted something a little humorous on the cover -- wanna do something to seriousness.
And every great team Alexandria.
Really -- -- it shows you brushes -- -- flexibility and I'm not sure did a good.
Denise Richards temporary basis I -- yeah.
Oh my goodness.
It's an aerial -- that -- that's going to happen but lets -- get real the book is called the real girl next door Denise Richards thank you very much for joining us.
Good luck I think you have -- We ever get a -- so strong.
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