Category Archives: Single Parent Dating

4 Books on Single Parenting to Add to Your Reading List

Being a single dad can be as tough as it is rewarding. Between balancing parenting and work, planning for the months (and even years) ahead, and simply managing the day-to-day operations of a somewhat smooth household… things can pile up … Continue reading

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Online Dating Do’s and Don’ts (For Men)

If you’re getting back into the dating scene after a divorce, you may turn to online dating as a fun, convenient way to connect with other singles — especially when you’re busy with your kids, and have little time on … Continue reading

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Why You Should Consider Dating a Single Dad

Today, your chances of dating a man with children at some point in your life is quite high — according to a Pew Research Center study, there are about 2.6 million of them out there. While dating a man with … Continue reading

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The Difficulties of Dating as a Single Dad

While many single fathers seek the connection, support, and personal fulfillment of a romantic relationship, being a dad makes dating a bit more complicated than it was before your life with kids. There are unique challenges to balancing single fatherhood … Continue reading

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Post-Divorce: How Long to Wait Until You Date

Navigating the waters following a divorce can be challenging. Not only are you more emotionally vulnerable, but those who were close to the relationship are also likely feeling the effects of what happened. There comes a point when you may … Continue reading

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What to Do When Your Kids Dislike a New Partner

There’s a long adjustment period after a divorce, especially if there are children involved. Though you may feel like you’re ready to start dating, not everyone may be on the same page. When your children meet your new love, they … Continue reading

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Dating after Divorce: The Top 3 Life-Limiting Misconceptions

No matter how many times divorcees swear they’ll never re-marry, the draw to find a life partner often proves irresistible. Look at poor Mogli from The Jungle Book. He’s having a great old time out there with Baloo the Bear, … Continue reading

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Introducing Kids to Your New Partner: Guidelines to Consider

Psychologists peg divorce as one of the worst experiences humans endure, but those in the middle of a split cling to one potential future reward: the prospect of finding someone who will make them happy. Hope acts as a balm, … Continue reading


How to Bring a New Flame into Your Family Life

Dating comes with its complexities, particularly if you are divorced with children. Kids have an inherent loyalty to each parent and many carry around hope for a reunion between them. When you decide a relationship is serious enough to introduce … Continue reading

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Tips for Introducing a New Girlfriend to Your Kids

Introducing a new significant other to your kids is one of the hardest things a single parent has to do. It’s no easy task to ask your kids to accept a complete stranger into their lives, but there are some … Continue reading

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