Embracing the spirit of Thanksgiving, Heather Locklear and Richie Sambora have been planning to spend the "Turkey Day" together for the sake of their young daughter Ava Elizabeth. The threesome will be joined by Heather's current boyfriend, actor Jack Wagner, and some of their close friends, People reports.
"Heather and Richie are very supportive of each other," one of Heather's friends says in a statement. "They talk all the time, and anytime Ava has something important happening they are there together. It's going to be a very nice Thanksgiving for everyone."
Richie himself has confirmed the report, telling Hollyscoop during this year's American Music Awards, held at Los Angeles' NOKIA Theatre on November 23, "We're spending Thanksgiving together, everything is really cool." The Bon Jovi guitarist, furthermore, added that Heather is doing "fantastic and good" following her DUI arrest in late September.
Heather Locklear and Richie Sambora walked down the aisle on December 17, 1994. Their daughter, Ava Elizabeth, was born on October 4, 1997. The celebrity couple had their divorced finalized in April the same year.