I figured that a dad came with real life experience. Well, she’s a kid and doesn’t understand her mom’s need for male companionship.” In response to her daughter’s fears, this mom has asked her boyfriend to slow down. “I want to give the daughter time to accept and trust a new man in their lives. I’m a single guy, and I get a bit lonely.” In the meantime, the mom has made it very clear that she cares about him, but she’s afraid.
If your girlfriend has young children, try meeting them in a comfortable place, such as a familiar playground.
Take time to get down on the ground to play with and talk to them.
One major difference between single-life and life with children is the amount of daily planning and preparation children involve.
When dating someone without children, you may have spur of the moment dates, take impromptu trips out of town and stay up late at night.
Sometimes it seems I’m swimming in a very shallow dating pool, but I haven’t given up and taken in fifty cats. So here’s the down-low on dating sites I’ve tried as a SWM (single working mother). And remember: You can do it at home, at night after the kids go to bed, in your pajamas if you want. You set it up through your Facebook account and set your preferences within minutes.