Did Sammi “Sweetheart” Giancola Shade her Former Cast Members During Jersey Shore Family Vacation Premiere?

Ahead of the premiere, Sammi, 31, took to Instagram to explain her decision not to return. 

“I have chosen not to join the show this season because I am at a completely different place in my life right now focusing on my businesses and relationship,” she wrote. “I am not the same person as I was when I was 22. At 31, I am currently extremely happy in every aspect of my life and want to avoid potentially TOXIC SITUATIONS.”

After a longtime on-and-off relationship with former co-star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, she is now is dating Christian Biscardi. Ronnie just welcomed his first child, a daughter, with his girlfriend, Jen Harley.