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Reassuring my kid that she’ll always be the priority.” —Susan, 57, Phoenix, AZWhen do you introduce someone to your kids?
The only time it came up, I told my kid that she doesn’t need to like my date right now, but she does need to treat her as she’d like to be treated. I dated a woman several years my senior, who had three grown kids, and the things she helped me understand about parenting a young lady were invaluable.” —Matthew, 45, Huntington Beach, CAWhat is something people might not know or that you wish they knew about dating a single parent?
And since I won’t introduce the kids to my boyfriend yet, he's never been to my home. ” —Hannah, 43, Dayton, OH“Sometimes it was finding/affording a babysitter.
Deciding boundaries and sticking to them, especially when your heart is so happy.
“I’ve generally waited 5-6 months or longer to introduce them to any partners, and some people they never met because I never felt it was someone with long-term potential.” —Jeff, 52, Boston, MA“This is something I’m wrestling with now. I also pay attention to how someone talks about their kids—lovingly? “I’ve mostly dated women with kids, because parents and non-parents have pretty different experiences and that’s a divide that’s hard to bridge.
I’ve been dating my boyfriend for 3 months (he also has a daughter). They notice he says unkind things to me or doesn’t treat me well? If it’s a reason which points to something deeper I’ll give their opinion some weight. Before meeting my current boyfriend, I would use a dating app and think to myself, ‘Would I want this person to spend any time around my kids? That’s much less of an issue now that my kids are older.