Kourtney Kardashian is dating Travis Barker: Source
“They’ve been friends for a long time, but it’s gotten romantic,” a source told PEOPLE
Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker’s romance heats up.
Less than a week after the couple made their relationship with Instagram official, the 45-year-old Barker shared a sweet declaration of love he received from Kardashian, 41, on his Instagram story on Saturday.
“To many fun adventures. May we destroy each other completely. All the best, Kourtney,” said the Keeping up with the Kardashians Star wrote in the message to the Blink-182 drummer.
The Poosh founder also endorsed Barker’s latest song with Trippie Redd, entitled “Female Shark”, on her Instagram story.
Last Tuesday, Kardashian confirmed her romance with Barker on social media when she shared a photo of them holding hands on Instagram. Barker shared the post on his Instagram Stories.
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The duo hinted at their relationship, which a source confirmed to PEOPLE in January last year as they celebrated Valentine’s Day together.
Both shared photos of a crackling fireplace on their Instagram stories, while Barker shared a photo of what could have been his gift to the mother of three: a diamond anklet.
Meanwhile, Kardashian shared a poem that nodded to the drummer and read, “Roses are red, violets are blue, garlic bread, Blink-182.”
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A source previously told PEOPLE that Barker had “long” had a crush on Kardashian.
“He’s liked her a long time and she’s gotten more open to the idea. He’s a good guy and a really great father,” said the source. “Your family and friends all like him very much. Your children all get along too, which is cute.”
Kardashian and ex-Scott Disick are co-parents of their three children: Mason, 11, Penelope, 8 and Reign, 6. Barker shares children Atiana, 21, Landon, 17 and Alabama, 15, with his ex-wife Shanna Moakler.