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Dating With Kids

Beware: Falling In Love Could Cause Stupidity

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 04.22.2017 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

Falling in love can sometimes have consequences if you aren't careful. Falling in love can cause people to do stupid things; things that can have really bad outcomes, simply because they were so blinded by their powerful feelings that they didn't realize the mistake they were making.

6 Reasons My Husband And I Probably Won't Make It To Your Event

Patrice Robinson | Posted 10.12.2016 | Parents
Patrice Robinson

We love and appreciate all of our friends and family, but guess what? WE come first... and we don't want you to take that personally!

Introducing Your Child to Your Dating World

Jessica Denis | Posted 08.17.2016 | Parents
Jessica Denis

The majority of planning comes down to communication. Communication with your child, your ex-spouse, and your new love interest. Communication that all focuses on what is best for the child involved.

How Far Will You Go "For the Best Interest of the Child"?

Jessica Denis | Posted 07.22.2016 | Divorce
Jessica Denis

Is it odd and unconventional and hard to explain to new people who enter MY life, yes it is. However; I wouldn't change any of it. To see my daughter smile, to see my friend happy and to see my ex find the love he deserves makes me happy.

Is 'The One' Fact or Fiction?

Jennifer Nagy | Posted 06.07.2015 | Women
Jennifer Nagy

The concept of "the one" seems as antiquated as chaperones and dance cards. So, what happens when you meet someone that makes you challenge that belief; someone who makes you wonder if all the romantic notions that your friends have been spewing might be true after all?

6 Ways to Express Interest When the Kids Are Around

Jon Vaughn | Posted 03.11.2016 | Parents
Jon Vaughn

There is absolutely nothing wrong with me passing along a compliment to a woman in front of her children, or mine. But I overthought things, and I shouldn't have. Somehow society has convinced me that when I have my daughters, women are off-limits.

Study Sheds Light On Single Parents' Sex Lives

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 10.08.2014 | Divorce

According to new study, becoming a single parent does not mean you will never have sex again, contrary to popular belief. In fact, single parents are ...

Dating After Divorce: #1 Rule If You Have Kids

Posted 11.28.2016 | Entertainment

With a high divorce rate in America, millions of people are now dating after divorce. But if you have kids, the intricacies can be tricky. When do you...

What To Do If Your Kids Are Sabotaging Your Love Life

Rosalind Sedacca | Posted 07.29.2014 | Divorce
Rosalind Sedacca

With empathy, patience, persistence and the passing of time, you can introduce a new partner successfully. But never let your children feel they're second-place to a new love interest.

An Open Letter To The Dudes Dating My Mom

Posted 03.23.2014 | Divorce

By StephQJ for Dear Dude, I get it. My mom is pretty awesome. I understand why you'd like to spend time with her. You and I may...

10 Tips On Introducing The Kids To Your New Partner

Posted 01.27.2014 | Divorce

Dating when you've got kids? It's complicated and then some. There's no shortage of big questions to consider when getting back into the dating sce...

Everything You Need To Know About The Men You'll Date After Divorce

Magda Pecsenye | Posted 03.07.2014 | Divorce
Magda Pecsenye

They're as honest as they can be. If they're going to choose time with you over Netflix and a beer on the couch with their dog, it's because they either think you have a future together or they really want to have sex with you. And they'll be honest about which one it is.

5 Benefits Of Dating A Single Mom

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

By Kate Anthony for So many men are often put off by dating a single mom, and I have to say it's a little mystifying to me. There a...

How to Avoid These Three Dating Fouls as a Single Parent

Whitney Casey | Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce
Whitney Casey

Does being a single parent put you in the penalty box or sidelines when it comes to dating? Here are three common "fouls" and how to re-play them and win!

Divorced People Sometimes Forget: The Brady Bunch Was a Sitcom, Not a Reality Show

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

I think what a lot of people forget when it comes to dating after divorce is, The Brady Bunch was a fictitious sitcom with two widows who found true love and a perfect life blending their families. Newsflash: The Brady Bunch is not a reality show!

The Divorcée Stigma That's Alive and Well

D. A. Wolf | Posted 12.16.2014 | Divorce
D. A. Wolf

Personally, I'm tired of being sized up, packaged up, or sliced up and diced up - and usually, by other women. I'm tired of being considered a failure because I'm divorced, and whatever the reasons, remain unmarried.

How To Introduce The Kids To Your New Love

Posted 07.10.2013 | Divorce

If you're a divorced parent who's dating, you know that few things are more stressful than introducing your kids to a new love in your life. So to...

When To Tell Your Date That You Have Kids

Posted 06.09.2013 | Divorce

If you've recently started dating after divorce, you may be wondering when to tell a potential love interest that you have kids. According to HuffP...

'I Lived A Double Life'

Joelle Fraser | Posted 06.18.2013 | Divorce
Joelle Fraser

What I've learned is to focus on what's in front of you: love for your child, balance of work and play, and a fierce pursuit of that which gives you peace of mind. If you insist on these things, and your lover agrees, then you can make your way forward together.

10 Rules For Stress-Free Dating After Divorce

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.25.2013 | Divorce

Think nothing could be more stressful than going through divorce? Try dating after a split, which can be a major source of anxiety for recently-separa...

5 Rules For Introducing Your New Love To The Kids

Posted 10.04.2012 | Divorce

This article first appeared on By Marina Sbrochi You thought dating was hard the first time? Here you are, single again, but this ti...

WATCH: What Nickname 'Always Works' To Boost Men's Egos?

Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

Have you been wondering when to DTR ("define the relationship"), or how your prospective partner feels about your children from a previous marriage? I...