Dating tips for young single mothers
“The blame game antics are lame cover-ups,” says Klungness.“His choice to abandon his kids — emotionally or financially — should be an instant deal breaker.” You don’t want his baggage in your life. Party Animal Yep, single moms have every right to let their hair down and have a good time.“I just started seeing someone and I was nervous at first,” she says.“I even cried on our date because it was all new to me.
It’s funny how, when you’re a mom, dating isn’t just about you — it's about your child. According to Leah Klungness, Ph D, psychologist and co-author of ,” Klungness says.
) But if he’s constantly refusing to come to your neck of the woods, that’s a sign something’s not quite right. ADD When you go out on a date, you don’t want to deal with someone who’s constantly making lame jokes with the waitress, or who can’t take his eyes off the basketball game on TV or the pretty woman at the bar.
“If making the effort to get together with you on your turf doesn't interest him, then he’s just not that into you and is likely seeing other women,” warns Klungness. Insta-Dad Your one-date-wonder wants to meet your kid already? Find someone who has a bigger attention span than your toddler does. Your Neighbor He’s hot, single, nice to your kid and gave you an emergency cup of milk once.
The day care just told me about it today, otherwise I would have taken the afternoon off to cheer him on. Benjamin is a world-class tricycle rider by the way. Now it’s a bike trip to the coffee shop and park every night.
He pumps his little legs furiously the entire way there, about a half of a mile.