, my first sweet romance and the first book in my Bailar series. women have master’s degrees or higher, compared to 10.5 million U. Depending on the parameters used to define a stay-at-home dad, about of every stay-at-home parent is a father! But, considering the current economic climate (where unemployment is higher among men than women), maybe it shouldn’t be so surprising.
In the excerpt below, she’s holding a flashlight for him while he works on his stalled truck in her yard. Been there, done that, and she’s got the scars to prove it. For the past few years, she has been living the life she wants. Frederico “Freddie” Mendoza is the owner of Mendoza Construction. “I got a job way down east on Highway 20, and I worked down there all day.She drives a silver Mercedes, just purchased a four bedroom house in a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia, and she’s on her way to becoming the youngest female partner in the history of the venture capitalist firm where she works. He hasn’t given up on love, but he is fed up with women who are fascinated by the fantasy of being with a blue collar man and then relegate him to a certain part of their lives. It wasn’t convenient for me to check in during the day like I have been doing.His newest customer, Julia Newman, is the kind of woman he’s decided he’ll avoid from now on. Your house is on the way home, so I thought I’d stop in tonight to see the progress.Finally, at some point, a white collar woman will have to introduce her blue collar man to her friends, family, and colleagues.Not every woman is comfortable stating what her man does if he’s not at the same “level.” Bottom line, it’s all about happiness, right?
I don’t think women should lower their standards, but we have to be careful that we don’t overlook exactly what we’re searching for because it doesn’t come in the package we expected.In , Julia Newman finds herself attracted to a blue collar man—Freddie Mendoza, the construction worker who’s finishing her basement. Dad said you normally come by during the day to check on your workers.” Freddie nodded.Women are now looking past expensive suits and what a man does for a living to find happiness with blue collar men.Common interests, similar values, and attraction take precedence over what type of car a man drives and how many degrees he has.I could be blasé about it and say, “Well, that’s the way it should be! For instance, disparities in education can translate into different life experiences that cause miscommunication and friction.Then there’s the possibility of a man being intimidated by his partner’s success.