Eva Longoria wants a baby — and that desire might be creating a strain on her new marriage to basketball player Tony Parker.
Eva Longoria is 33 years old. Longoria is smack in the middle of prime baby-making time for many career women who put off motherhood for career during their twenties.
But French hubby Parker is just 26, and under different circumstances might not consider fatherhood for another decade.
Earlier this year, when asked to verify a rumor about Eva being pregnant, the San Antonio Spurs player responded, “She’s not pregnant now if that’s your question,” Parker said.
“I’m not thinking like that right now.”
An answer like that does not bode well for Longoria’s high hopes for motherhood.
A source close to Longoria and Parker recently told People magazine, “Tony isn’t ready for a baby. He’s much younger than Eva and at the top of his profession, while Eva is in her ‘baby prime’ as she calls it. She even threatened to leave him twice before he agreed.”
But the pair’s careers keep them away from each other so often that Eva may have to resort to Clay Aiken type activity with turkey basters to make that longed-for little Longoria-Parker.
That is if the marriage survives this bump in the road at all.