RELATED: Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey Face Off in Bitter Custody Battle "Mariah should be thanking Chili.Nick wants to take his relationship with Chili to the next level so that’s why he’s finally ready to sign the divorce papers," the source tells .Sure she can chalk the glow up to the major success over the past few years, but it’s her new relationship with her girlfriend that also has been adding to the complete and utter joy.

While most people's dreams of shacking up with Leonardo Di Caprio or having a candlelit dinner with Justin Timberlake are only a fantasy, Nick Cannon has apparently aimed to make his childhood infatuation, TLC's Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas, a reality. News that in the wake of Nick's return to singledom, the America's Got Talent host, 35, has started romancing Chilli, 45.

"Nick and Chilli [have] been hanging out on the low," they said.

An eyewitness told star and the musician — whose real name is Rozonda Thomas — enjoyed a lovely dinner date with her mother, Ava, on Thursday.

According to the onlooker, the 45-year-old and her parent showed up to El Lay's ROKU at about 8 p.m., asking for a "relatively exclusive" table.

The 22-year-old continued, “BUT, then eye think about how short life is and that every chance you get to scream your love (of any kind) into the universe, you should take… If you got something special, don’t dim the light because you’re afraid of how bright it will truly shine.

“They’ve been seeing each other for about two months,” said our insider. Everyone approves.”Yes, we’re petty and mostly reporting on this because the hair braiding bit is hilarious, and how you know this is real.I’ve never dated bad boys, I just dated guys that wasn’t a good match for me,” the Atlanta native said.Thomas continued, “I don’t care what anybody says, I feel like when you’re in this business, especially being a female, it’s tuff for us.Limited Edition Red, White and Blue NCredible1s now @radioshack. "In any relationship, even when it came to my relationship with Usher, when it was time to make a move, I had to do that," she said.host and the TLC alum fueled more dating speculation last week!