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These Broken-Hearted Bachelor Contestants Found Love

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Bachelor Contestants Who Found Love After Heartbreak

Originally posted 03/10/2014 07:15PM

As Bachelor fans wait to see whether Juan Pablo Galavis chooses Nikki or Clare on Monday's Final Rose episode, at least one contestant has already moved on after being dumped by the Venezuelan hottie.

Single mom Renee Oteri, 32, who Galavis said goodbye to after their hometown date, is engaged to Bracy Maynard, a guy she's known since she was 12. But she's not the only former contestant to find love off-camera.

While newly engaged former Bachelorette Emily Maynard is hoping that the fourth time is the charm, and two-time contestant Kacie Boguskie is engaged, these former contestants have also found their happily ever after.

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Bachelorette Jen Schefft Becomes a Mom!

Bachelorette Jen Schefft Gives Birth to a Daughter

Originally posted 11/15/2010 07:10PM

Jen Schefft and husband Joe Waterman are first-time parents, welcoming daughter Mae Elizabeth Waterman, PEOPLE confirms.

Mae was born Saturday and weighed in at 7 lbs. and is 20 inches long.

A star of two reality shows, Schefft won Andrew Firestone's heart on The Bachelor in 2003, then went on to star in her own season of The Bachelorette two years later.

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Bachelorette Jen Schefft Ties the Knot in Chicago

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Bachelorette Jen Schefft Ties the Knot in Chicago

Originally posted 05/16/2009 03:15PM

Former Bachelorette star Jen Schefft is officially a bachelorette no more.

She and fiancé Joe Waterman were married at the Private Dining Rooms of Spiaggia in Chicago Friday night, according to a spokesperson for the restaurant.

"She looked beautiful," said a guest who attended the wedding, held in a room overlooking Lake Michigan. "It was a very small wedding but very fun."

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Bachelorette Jen Schefft to Wed in Chicago Friday

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Bachelorette Jen Schefft to Wed in Chicago Friday

Originally posted 05/15/2009 06:05PM

Former Bachelorette star Jen Schefft will soon be a bachelorette no more.

She and fiancé Joe Waterman will become husband and wife in a private ceremony at Spiaggia restaurant in Chicago Friday night, according to a source close to the couple.

Schefft, 32, and Waterman, 35, met on a blind date in February 2008. "We really get each other," she told PEOPLE last year after getting engaged. "I guess it's true things move fast when you meet the right person."

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Former Bachelorette Jen Schefft Gets Engaged

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Former Bachelorette Jen Schefft Gets Engaged

Originally posted 09/24/2008 06:15PM

Former Bachelorette star Jen Schefft is engaged to her boyfriend, Joe Waterman, she tells PEOPLE exclusively.

"I'm so excited and so happy," says Schefft, 32.

The couple, who live in Chicago, met on a blind date in February. Their matchmaker: One of Schefft's previous blind dates, with whom she didn't click. "I figured I had to go out with Joe since I'd never been set up by someone I'd already gone on a date with," she explains.

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Bachelor Star's Ex Wishes Him the 'Best' on Engagement | Jen Schefft

Jen Schefft

Bachelor Star's Ex Wishes Him the 'Best' on Engagement

Originally posted 10/04/2007 10:00AM

Former Bachelor contestant Jen Schefft is sending good wishes to former fiancé, Andrew Firestone, who announced his engagement this week.

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Bachelorette Jen's Man: Jerry or John Paul?

Bachelorette Jen's Man: Jerry or John Paul?

Originally posted 02/17/2005 06:00AM

She's seen their digs, and now it's Bachelorette Jen Schefft's turn to take the guys home to meet the parents. Who will pass the test: smooth talker Jerry Ferris or stable breadwinner John Paul Merritt? See what PEOPLE's reality TV experts have to say, then vote on it.

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The Bachelorette Down to Two Guys

The Bachelorette Down to Two Guys

Originally posted 02/15/2005 08:00AM

PICKED: With two more shows to go, Jen Schefft narrowed the competition on ABC's The Bachelorette down to two on Monday night: John Paul, with whom Jen went to Bermuda, and Jerry, who had a romantic getaway in Hilton Head, S.C. Ryan, who traipsed to Cape Cod with the bachelorette, went home alone. His lack, according to Jen, despite her admission that he was easy to talk to: "He doesn't have that intangible quality."

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The Bachelorette: The Final Four | Jen Schefft

The Bachelorette's Final Four

Originally posted 02/01/2005 12:00AM

She's looking for love in New York City – but will The Bachelorette have an affair to remember? Take a peek at the men who have made the cut so far in Jen Schefft's quest for love, and place your bets with the odds that PEOPLE's reality TV experts give each of the guys vying for her affections.

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Hilary & Haylie's Big Sister Act | Haylie Duff, Hilary Duff

Hilary & Haylie's Big Sister Act

Originally posted 01/24/2005 06:00AM

Jessica and Ashlee, Britney and Jamie-Lynn – Hollywood's fascination with sisters is alive and well, and the Duff family is taking it up a notch. Actress-singer Hilary and big sis Haylie – who teamed up for a remake of the 1981 Go-Go's hit song "Our Lips Are Sealed" and toured together over the summer – are taking on the movie Material Girls, set to begin filming in April. "It’s just a fun movie about sisters who have a ton of money," Haylie told us recently. "They’re heiresses in the movie, with all their money. Then it’s kind of how they turn into good people. It’s cool. It’s a funny movie, and we’re remaking the song by Madonna." As for what else she's up to, the elder Duff says, "I'm working on Joan of Arcadia right now. I'm doing five weeks over there. I'm having so much fun. Amber Tamblyn is wonderful." Any word on Hilary? "My sister’s finally finishing up the Most Wanted tour that we did together in the U.S. She's doing another leg of it in Canada right now," says Haylie. "So she gets back in a couple of weeks. Then we're doing a Material Girls tour to promote the movie. We'll do that together next summer, June maybe." Stay tuned ...

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