"Off to legally change my last name! Exciting!!" Rycroft wrote in a Tuesday post to her Twitter account.
While the rejected The Bachelor bachelorette and former Dancing with the Stars celebrity participant has decided to legally change her surname to that of new husband Ty Strickland -- whom she married last month in Mexico -- she still plans on using her maiden name for work.
Since being dumped by Mesnick, Rycroft competed on Dancing with the Stars eighth season this past spring and has also worked as a correspondent for ABC's Good Morning America.
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