Entertainment Sports Aaron Rodgers and Shailene Woodley Have a 'Non-Traditional Relationship', Source Says The NFL quarterback and his actress fiancée are comfortable with doing their relationship their way, a source tells PEOPLE By Lanae Brody Lanae Brody Instagram Senior Reporter Emerging Content, PEOPLE People Editorial Guidelines Published on December 17, 2021 09:03 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Shailene Woodley and Aaron Rodgers. Photo: Matt Stroshane Aaron Rodgers and Shailene Woodley are making their relationship work on their own terms. "They have a different, non-traditional relationship," a source close to the Big Little Lies actress, 30, tells PEOPLE. Rodgers, 38, just celebrated a birthday on Dec. 2. and the Green Bay Packers quarterback was spotted out and about without his leading lady. Woodley also did not acknowledge his birthday on her social platform, but, according to PEOPLE's source, that means nothing. "Shailene and Aaron are still together. It's not odd they don't post about each other on their birthdays in that sense, and are very private about things," the source tells PEOPLE. Miles and Keleigh Teller out with Shailene Woodley and Aaron Rodgers. Keleigh Sperry Teller/Instagram Aaron Rodgers Denies Having 'COVID Toe' After Positive Diagnosis, Says Injury Is a Fracture The pair have certainly kept their relationship out of the public eye for the most part despite their celebrity status. For more on Shailene Woodley and Aaron Rodgers, listen below to our daily podcast on PEOPLE Every Day. After meeting during the coronavirus pandemic in 2020, speculation grew that the two were dating. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free weekly newsletter to get the biggest news of the week delivered to your inbox every Friday. But things moved fast with Rodgers announcing his engagement at the NFL Honors award in February by thanking his "fiancée" in his acceptance speech. "2020 was definitely a crazy year filled with lots of change, growth, some amazing, memorable moments," Rodgers said on stage. RELATED VIDEO: Shailene Woodley Slams Those Trying to 'Disparage' Aaron Rodgers, Claps Back at Alleged Photos of Him "180 straight days of having my nose hair scraped, playing for very little fans or no stands the entire season. I got engaged and I played some of the best football in my career." A few weeks later, Woodley confirmed the news herself during an interview on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon by showing off her giant rock on her ring finger for the funnyman and fans to see. Cleveland Browns' Baker Mayfield, Head Coach Kevin Stefanski Test Positive For COVID as NFL Sees Surge in Cases Rodgers recently faced criticism when, after testing positive for COVID-19, it was revealed he was unvaccinated despite claiming to be "immunized," back in August. The actress proved to stick by her man's side and was quick to jump to his defense after being reportedly seen out in California during his reported quarantine time. "Literally, y'all need to calm the f— down," she posted on her Instagram stories, suggesting the photos were not him. "This is straight-up HILARIOUS." As information about the coronavirus pandemic rapidly changes, PEOPLE is committed to providing the most recent data in our coverage. Some of the information in this story may have changed after publication. For the latest on COVID-19, readers are encouraged to use online resources from the CDC, WHO and local public health departments. PEOPLE has partnered with GoFundMe to raise money for the COVID-19 Relief Fund, a GoFundMe.org fundraiser to support everything from frontline responders to families in need, as well as organizations helping communities. For more information or to donate, click here.