Lifestyle Health '1000-Lb. Sisters' ' Tammy Slaton Says She Is 'Open' to Dating Following Breakup "My door's always open to talking to people," Tammy Slaton says on Monday's episode of 1000-Lb. Sisters By Nicholas Rice Nicholas Rice Instagram Twitter Nicholas Rice is an Associate Editor for PEOPLE Magazine. He began working with the brand as an Editorial Intern in early 2020, before later transitioning to a freelance role, and then staff positions soon after. Nicholas writes and edits anywhere between 7 to 9 stories per day on average for PEOPLE, spanning across each vertical the brand covers. Nicholas has previous work experience with Billboard, POPSUGAR, Bustle and Elite Daily. When not working, Nicholas can be found playing with his 5 dogs, listening to pop music or eating mozzarella sticks. People Editorial Guidelines Published on December 27, 2021 02:58 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Tammy Slaton says she is open to dating again following her split from ex-boyfriend Phillip, whom she recently introduced to viewers. "I broke up with Phillip because I was tired of him getting mad over every little thing," The 1000-Lb. Sisters star, 35, says in this exclusive clip for Monday's episode. When asked by a producer if she is open to meeting someone new, or looking to take a break from dating overall, Tammy says, "My door's always open to talking to people." "And if something works out, then it just works out," she adds, shrugging her shoulders. 1000-Lb. Sisters' Tammy Slaton Says She Broke Up with Her Boyfriend: 'I Was Tired of Fighting' Tammy Slaton. TLC While on a lunch outing with sister Misty, Tammy continues to speak about relationships and a potential future suitor. "I don't talk to that many people as I used to. I am trying to be more careful," she explains to Misty. "But everyday, I get a comment like, 'Hey baby, you cute. [I] wanna take you out.' " Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. When Misty asks about the direct messages she is receiving, Tammy details that they are from both men and women. "I came out, you know, last year as pansexual, so I'm looking for a partner," she says. "I'm not looking for something specific. I want to be with somebody that makes me happy." RELATED VIDEO: 1000-Lb Sisters: Tammy Goes for a Weigh-In But, despite Tammy's desire to find love, Misty can't help but wonder if Tammy feels as though being in a relationship is more important than her diet plans. "Tammy has a bad habit of getting into relationships and not keeping her focus where it needs to be," Misty explains in a confessional. "And I think that her priority should be more on her diet instead of the dating," she adds. As Misty asks Tammy if dating is more important to her, the reality star shuts down her question. "I don't want to talk about that s---. Damn," she says. New episodes of 1000-Lb. Sisters air Mondays at 10 p.m. ET on TLC.