9 Things You Didn’t Know About Vanderpump Rules Star Stassi SchroederPublished on April 13, 2016. Updated February 23, 2018
Stassi Shroeder is one of those reality TV stars that you either love or you totally despise. She certainly knows how to bring the drama and if you have an issue with that then that’s your problem. Everyone has a little Stassi in them, whether they like to admit it or not. For those of you Vanderpump Rules fans, here are 9 things you didn’t know about the beautiful and fabulous Stassi Schroeder:
Her real name is Nastassia Bianca Schroeder and she was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Her dad is an architect and her mom is a jewelry designer; her parents divorced when she was a teenager and her dad remarried.Dee Cercone/Everett Collection
8. The Amazing Race
Stassi was a contestant during season eight of The Amazing Race, the family edition. She was still in high school at the time and appeared on the game show alongside her father, her stepmother and her brother. They placed seventh overall.Source: okmagazine.com
7. Hurricane Katrina
While her family was away taping The Amazing Race, their home in New Orleans was hit by hurricane Katrina. They took refuge with a family they met while filming, the Rogers, who live in Shreveport, Louisiana, while they waited for their home to be rebuilt.Source: www.buzzfeed.com
6. English Writing
When the Vanderpump Rules starlet was 18, she left New Orleans and moved to L.A. to attend Loyola Marymount University where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in English Writing.
5. Queen Bee
She was a contestant on the reality show, Queen Bees. The show brought together a group of “queen bees” and forced them to live together under one roof. The whole point of the show was to get these mean, self-centered girls to be nice. The winner walked away with $25,000. Unfortunately, Stassi didn’t win.Source: www.bustle.com
4. No Career Aspirations
The reality TV star started working at SUR during her senior year in college because she figured that she couldn’t find a real job. Then the show came along, which seemed like a great opportunity.Isabella Vosmikova/©Bravo/courtesy Everett Collection
3. Blog Writer
After college, she wrote for some blogs, but she ultimately wanted her own. She even wrote for Lisa Vanderpump’s daughter Pandora’s blog, but she wasn’t able to do what she wanted, so she stopped. She currently has her own blog, Just Stassi.
Stassi was addicted to Adderall, but she quit taking it before season three started. She misses it because it helped her to focus. “I can drink as much as I want and I am still, totally, just on point,” she said.Helga Esteb / Shutterstock.com
She prefers spending her money on accessories rather than clothes and she always looks for deals online. Her favorite site is Polyvore.com.