Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino Says He Had to Quarantine for Christmas After Testing Positive for COVID

Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage

Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino spent Christmas in quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19 .

On Friday, Jersey Shore star, 39, revealed in an Instagram post that he was spending the holiday away from his wife, Lauren Sorrentino , and their 7-month-old son, Romeo Reign — who was celebrating his first Christmas .

"So much to be grateful for this year. Romeo’s 1st Christmas, my 6th soberversary and the love of friends & family," Mike began his post , which features an array of pictures of Lauren, 36, and Romeo celebrating the holiday. "Unfortunately I am not in any photos cause I am quarantining from testing positive from Covid yesterday. My symptoms are currently mild and I’m eating Christmas cookies in bed resting."

After thanking "family, friends and fans that have always supported me," Mike continued, "We are making best of a tough situation."

"Happy holidays & stay safe," he added. "The Comeback is always greater than the setback."

On her Instagram account, Lauren marked the intimate Christmas with a post of her own.

Sharing photographs of Romeo and the family’s dog Mosey, Lauren wrote, "It’s a quarantine Christmas in our house as I’m sure it is for many of you reading this."

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"We are lucky that Mike’s symptoms are mild �� praying for everyone affected by this over the holidays," she added.

In the comments section, Mike responded: "Miss you guys �."

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