TEEN Mom star Amber Portwood made a rare public appearance alongside MTV co-star Jade Cline for some fun.
The reality star is keeping a low profile following mental health and legal troubles.
Jade, 25, recently shared a sweet photo of her and Amber, 32, smiling together.
It’s unclear where the photo was taken, but there appeared to be other travelers in the background.
Jade gave the camera a soft smile, posing in a casual top with her hair in loose waves, while Amber pursed her lips while wearing an off-the-shoulder top and sunglasses.
The caption reads: “Birthday surprise for my baby @realamberlportwood1__.”
The photo was reposted on Reddit, where fans were shocked to see the duo playing.
“Apparently Jade and Amber are friends?” The original title of the thread said.
One particularly vicious commenter wrote: “Makes sense. Trash loves trash.”
Others seemed surprised just to see Amber out and about and didn’t mince words about it.
“OMG is Amber off the COUCH?! Stop the presses!!!!!!!” a user wrote.
Another commented: “Can you imagine meeting Amber in the wild?”
Several seemed to believe that their friendship was largely due to their proximity to each other.
“They probably became friends at a family reunion and I think they live a bit close to each other,” one commenter wrote.
Another noted: “Jade lives in Indianapolis and Amber lives in Anderson. They’re less than an hour apart.”
The lightbulb moment for Amber comes amidst some shocking revelations about her ex Andrew.
In court documents obtained exclusively by The Sun, Amber lashed out at her out-of-work ex-boyfriend and father of her three-year-old son James, accusing him of being unemployed by choice and saying he hasn’t supported his son financially. .
In the couple’s controversial custody battle, the Teen Mom star submitted that “by allowing the father to reside in his home, he has incurred support expenses from July 2019 to the present in excess of $80,000.”
He also claimed to have had to spend $3,600 to keep utilities in the house after receiving disconnection notices.
Amber has been living in rentals since she and Andrew split in 2019 after his arrest on domestic violence charges.
In the most recent filing, the MTV star also called her ex “voluntary unemployed” as she ended her employment with Viacom as part of the Teen Mom series in 2019.
In the documents, Amber said that she has been the main financial provider for James.
The MTV star said she wants to be able to claim her son on her taxes as “she has provided the majority of the financial support for the parties’ son.”
Andrew admitted to emptying their $38,000 joint bank account while Amber was in an Indiana jail following her domestic violence arrest.
In the audio of Andrew’s testimony during the exes’ brutal custody battle, which was obtained exclusively by The Sun, he revealed that he made the transfer from their joint bank account to his personal account while Amber sat in an Indiana jail afterward. to be arrested on July 5. of 2019 for domestic violence.
During Andrew’s cross-examination, Amber’s attorney asked him, “You took $38,000 out of the joint account and put it into your personal account, correct?”
Andrew responded, “Yes. I told Amber I was doing that,” to which the attorney insisted, “Amber was in jail at the time that was done, is that correct?”
The father of one said: “That was the plan even before the attack happened. She wanted to get a safe and…”
“If you can, just answer my question. Amber was in jail at the time that was done. Is that correct?” To which Andrew replied, “Right.”
Andrew also confirmed the transfer in court documents obtained exclusively by The Sun, which were presented as part of the discovery.
As The Sun previously revealed, the reality star successfully completed his probation related to the July 2019 arrest.
According to Indiana court records, Amber was officially released from parole on April 26, 2022.
He completed a 26-week Batterer Intervention Program and paid a fine of $1,285.