Jenny McCarthy Dating Donnie Wahlberg

In a coupling you only thought possible in a nostalgic 1990s-era dream, Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg are dating, PEOPLE has learned – even if they are taking things Step by Step.

Steamy sparks flew between them in late March when New Kids on the Block and Blue Bloods star Wahlberg, 43, made an innuendo-filled appearance on her self-titled VH1 talk show.

Jenny McCarthy Hopes to Meet a Man at Work

Jenny McCarthy has tried online dating, blind dates and fix-ups, but now she has a new idea about how to meet eligible bachelors.

“I’m hoping to meet some on my talk show,” McCarthy, 40, says of her new, self-titled VH1 gig. “I keep telling my producers to books some cute, heterosexual single men.”