Kellie Pickler on Keeping Her Marriage Spicy

Kellie Pickler proved that the sexiest thing about a woman is her sense of humor during a hilarious appearance on Bethenny.

The country singer had the audience laughing when host Bethenny Frankel told her she was a sex symbol. “I don’t know about that,” the 27-year-old replied as she blinked furiously, explaining that she was trying to do “my sex eyes.”

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Kellie Pickler Spent a 'Romantic' Honeymoon in Iraq

Kellie Pickler got married on a beautiful Caribbean island, but she honeymooned in a far less glamorous spot.

Following her Jan. 1, 2011, nuptials with Kyle Jacobs, the country singer, 25, spent a couple of luxurious nights relaxing as a newlywed – then she and her new hubby hopped on a plane to Iraq.

Kellie Pickler Gives Up Cat Pickles for Her Allergic Husband

She’s made it through her first year of marriage to husband Kyle Jacobs, and Kellie Pickler is still feeling total newlywed bliss – almost.

“I love Kyle, he’s my best friend,” the country star told PEOPLE at the New York City unveiling of a cat sweater to benefit the ASPCA. “The only complaint that I would have with my husband is that I had to give up my cat.”

Kellie Pickler's Early Christmas Present: Her Marriage

Santa arrived early for Kellie Pickler, who is looking forward to her first Christmas as Mrs. Kyle Jacobs – but says she already has the best gift imaginable: their almost 1-year-old marriage.

“Marriage is so special,” the country singer, 25, tells PEOPLE. “I never thought that I would get married, so I’m glad that I let that wall down. I’m glad that I let Kyle love me. He is the greatest blessing in my life.”

Kellie Pickler Is Teaching Kyle Jacobs to Love Deep-Fried Southern Food

Paula Deen she’s not.

“I’m just lucky if I don’t burn the house down,” newlywed Kellie Pickler tells PEOPLE about her budding domestic skills. “I’m trying to work on the cooking thing, so it’s a big deal if I get into the kitchen.”

Kellie Pickler Sells Her Wedding Video ... on iTunes

Kellie Pickler may have ditched her big wedding plans and eloped instead, but the country star captured her Caribbean wedding on video – and now its yours to see for $2.

FIRST LOOK: Kellie Pickler's Wedding Photo

Kellie Pickler had big plans for her wedding to songwriter Kyle Jacobs.

The couple were in the thick of putting together a glamorous Nashville event when suddenly they realized bigger wasn’t better – and that they were getting lost in the process.

“When two people get married, it’s not about the glamour,” Pickler, 24, tells PEOPLE. “It’s about the bride and groom and God.”