Emily Maynard found love twice on the Bachelor franchise, but both times, it sadly turned out to be short-lived, with her engagements to both Brad Womack and Jef Holm falling apart inside of a year. But while reality TV might not have worked out for the then-single mom, what Emily Maynard is doing now in proves that everything happens for a reason, because she finally found love, settled down, has achieved a ton in her career, and seems happier now than ever before. After her back-to-back run on The Bachelor and The Bachelorette , Emily refocused, spending her energies on her daughter and her career — and then love found her. Emily told The Muse, "I wanted to do something more constructive with my time — something that I could work on every day and be proud of in the end. The book explores how Emily took those experiences and moved forward, ultimately realizing that she didn't want to be with someone because of reality TV, but because of real chemistry and compatibility, which she eventually was able to find.
Cut to and Arie is about to make his debut as the next Bachelor. But what's Emily Maynard doing now? The Bachelor alum is happily married and just had her fourth — yes, fourth — baby. What a difference five years makes. Although Brad and Emily eventually broke it off, she got a second chance at romance when she landed the coveted Bachelorette leading lady role for the show's eighth season. Arie and Jef Holm were the last men standing on her season, but she gave Jef her final rose and the rest is history.
'Bachelorette’ Emily Maynard engaged to boyfriend Tyler Johnson
And, upon seeing Nick Viall interact with his chosen suitor, Vanessa Grimaldi, the former Bachelorette star had only one thing to say about the couple. The Bachelorette has just wrapped its 10th season, with Andi Dorfman and Josh Murray engaged, moving in together, over the moon and talking about a spring wedding. Not that we're surprised, but Emily Maynard looks absolutely gorgeous in this beautiful wedding portrait with daughter Ricki and new husband Tyler Johnson. Following the news yesterday that Jenny McCarthy is engaged to Donnie Wahlberg, we count 16 pairings that involve at least one well-known celebrity and one exciting piece of great news:.
Jef Holm. Sources close to the situation tell TMZ We're told Francesca and Jef met about a month ago through her friend, Casey Boonstra , instantly bonded over their reality show backgrounds and sense of humor