Challenges of dating a single parent
By Jennifer Wolf So you've got your eye on a single mom.She's smart, strong, and beautiful, but also a bit of a mystery. And how do you let her know that you're not just playing games—without getting overly involved too soon? Moms make the best lasagna and give the best back rubs. You’ll get to take part in adventures to amusement parks, the zoo and the park. She knows that life doesn’t always go as planned and has learned how to make the best of it. Single moms can do it all, but are super-appreciative of a helping hand. Before you start dating a single mom or explore taking this relationship to the next level, set the stage for success with these essential tips. (And weren’t you looking for someone who would be a great mother? She’s loyal — and is fiercely protective of her little brood. She can articulate what she wants and needs from a relationship. She’s no longer a party girl, but a fun night out is still very welcome.
At this stage of life, friendship and romance both hang in the balance of one's custody schedule. She’s incredibly patient, but doesn’t have a lot of tolerance for bad behavior. She’ll only keep you around if the relationship is a good thing for both her and her kids. I enjoy the artistic expression of actor/comedian Louis CK.
I have written journals for years, but this is my first time sharing any of my feelings publicly.When it came down to deciding what would be my first post, I went with the first thing that came to mind: The challenges of dating as a single dad.