"I had this epiphany when my family went to a six-day seminar [last November] about creating your own destiny," the formerpro said.
"I was not into it at first, but I learned so much about myself and why my relationships didn't work that by the end I was on a high.
Citing what went wrong in her previous romances, Hough-- who is currently dating hockey player Brooks Laich-- told the women's magazine, "Every relationship, there was nothing wrong or bad, but there was nothing right.
I had one foot out because I didn't want to get hurt.
While no want has grabbed the title of Ryan Seacrest wife, he does have several girlfriends and rumored girlfriends worth noting.
Ryan Seacrest Girlfriend Erica Lancellotti 2002 to 2003 She is the owner of New York’s Bar Candy.
The radio DJ and television producer/personality, 42, was snapped shopping at Barneys New York in Beverly Hills, California with Shayna Taylor, a breathtaking model he was previously linked with in 20.
The former American Idol host and the statuesque stunner, who also works as a personal trainer, were snapped entering and leaving the swanky establishment on a chilly Southern California day Thursday, exiting with a bag in tow.
"I had one foot out because I didn't want to get hurt.
The wealthy bachelor has previously been linked to actresses Teri Hatcher and Sophie Monk; and was involved for nearly three years with Dancing With The Stars beauty Julianne Hough, until the pair split in March of 2013.
Seacrest, who has hosted Dick Clark's Rockin' New Year's Eve the past ten years, addressed Mariah Carey's botched outing on the annual special on his radio show, On Air With Ryan Seacrest, Thursday.
He kept diplomatic while defending Dick Clark Productions, who Carey blamed the catastrophic outing on, citing technical gaffes.'She knows what Times Square’s about,' he said.
'Imagine every single outlet, TV outlet, in the world is there, so there’s all kinds of technical things going on.