That's why the Bachelorette alum set the record straight on romance rumors surrounding himself and Kristin Cavallari during an exclusive chat with E 

Addressing that steamy kiss the two recently shared on the set of an Uncommon James campaign shoot, Tyler said the smooch was for work and that he and the former Very Cavallari star are  

"We had so much fun," he shared. "The video that we that we made together is gonna be crazy and exciting and fun to watch."

Calling the shoot "one of the best shoots I've ever had," Tyler continued, "Kristin is just a joy and a pleasure to be around. I love hanging out with her and getting to know her, so it was fantastic." 

The 29-year-old added that Kristin, who split from Jay Cutler in 2020 after seven years of marriage, "is in a great place" at the moment, saying, "She is doing her thing."

As for Tyler, things are also coming up roses in his life. The You Deserve Better author has moved out from best friend and fellow Bachelor Nation star Matt James' place in New York 

which is why he's teamed up with HomeGoods Dream Vibes, a new digital experience that allows people to tap into an unexpected source of inspiration 

"Everything is good," he said of his living situation, explaining that Matt is also "doing great" in his relationship with Rachael Kirkconnell.