Dating a divorced woman with 2 kids
It's fairly common in the dating world to meet single parents.If you're interested in a divorced man with kids, you may be wondering how to navigate your relationship with the man as well as his kids.The kids may feel loyal to their mother, or worse, they may think you're trying to replace the other parent.By taking things slow and being sensitive to the situation, you can develop a supportive and meaningful relationship with a single dad.You might assume that since she’s been married before, she wouldn’t have any issues doing it again, but as Durvasula points out, that’s not always the case.“Some may not want to get married again after experiencing it once,” she says.
I understood and respected the fact that most men wanted children.I have completely fallen for a guy or two simply by watching him with his kids and the undying love and support he has provided them. Men with kids will understand your schedule, lifestyle, priorities and responsibilities—because they will have a similar life experience. And, while experts say the divorce rate is now lower than 50 percent, the odds are still pretty decent that you might date someone who’s been divorced.This article was co-authored by Trudi Griffin, LPC.
Trudi Griffin is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Wisconsin.She may not want to legally commit again, but could be completely open to the idea of living together or committing to forever.