Therese had been divorced for over a year, and was wondering if she was ready to re-enter the dating world. ‘How do I know if it’s time? How do I tell my kids? How do I prepare myself?’ Experts give tips [Read more…]
Single moms struggle with many challenges: scrounging money to pay the rent, sitting up alone with a sick child, lonely nights. One of their biggest concerns, however, is how their child feels about not having a dad around, especially if he has completely disappeared from their lives.
Most kids start asking ‘Where’s my Dad?’ when they go to school and start comparing their family situation with that of their peers. Here’s how to deal with that question. [Read more…]
It can be difficult, and scary, to re-enter the world of dating after a divorce—and it gets even more complicated when you have kids. Single moms often worry about how to introduce a new boyfriend to the family, or how to assure kids that the new guy isn’t a threat. These tips, given by single moms who have successfully navigated the dating world, can help you balance your kids’ needs while still satisfying your very normal desire to meet new people and even find romance. [Read more…]