The last time we saw Deena Nicole on TV, she was woefully single on Jersey Shore Season 5. But as we gear up for Season 6, the final season of the series (premiering October 4), the deputy meatball is celebrating her one-year anniversary with her very first boyfriend, Chris Buckner.

“It’ll be a year in the beginning of September,” Deena tells the NY Daily News. “We met … around football season through our friends. He’s from New Jersey, he lives around 15 minutes from me.”

On Valentine’s Day this year, Deena told Wetpaint Entertainment how excited she was to be spending her very first V-Day with a boyfriend. Chris is the first guy she’s ever been in a committed, long-term relationship with, and, dare we say, he might be the last.

“The show made me grow,” Deena continued, “and made me fix things.” Aside from undergoing a complete physical transformation, it sounds like Deena has also been able to grow into a young woman capable of being in a loving relationship.

We’ll be watching Season 6 to see the dynamic between Deena and Chris for ourselves!

Want more Jersey Shore? Catch the finale of Snooki & JWOWW on on Thursday, September 13 at 10 p.m. on MTV.

Source: NY Daily News

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