Dating divorced single dad
Not long ago, I had a household of 2 - just my daughter and me.I was a single, self-employed, full-time dad with a growing, impressionable daughter.I desired to be in a relationship that could lead to marriage but I was in no rush to do so because I knew the devastation that can occur when marriages don't quite work out.I'd rather be single for the rest of my life than to get married and end up going through another divorce. My divorce ended 9 years ago and as I mentioned, I got married just over 2 years ago. Throughout that time I dated a bit and I learned a thing or two about the unique issues that one encounters dating as a single dad.And 2) even if their kids aren’t there, they know that at any given time it looks like an A-bomb went off in their house.And because first impressions are everything, and because their time is limited, they will want to wait until you won’t be scared right out the door.By this I mean that it does not apply to those who date men who have children and essentially disregard them as they enter new relationships.
You can read Today we have a blended family of four.
I wrote Now that I've given that background on the journey I've taken, let me share with you a bit of what I conveyed in my response to the woman who emailed me.
This applies more to those who date loving, responsible fathers.
And they will probably have ketchup stains when they show up there, too.
You see, to come see you, they had to feed their kids corn dogs for dinner because they were already running ten minutes late.