I write on the blog.” So I told the reader I’d try to write about more about my life as a single mom. So then I went on a search—for single mom blogs that whiny. Quite a few focus on dating, but there are some that don’t.
Sure, as a single mom, I face a whole different set of issues from the married mom (and most married moms have gotten a least a taste of the single mom life when a partner travels for business, goes on a mancation, etc.) But whenever I try to write specifically about my “single mom” issues, it just feels whiny.
In all, I've helped more than a dozen singles re-write their profiles and quite a few of them have had more luck in the dating process. Have you perfected coq au vin and can't wait to share it? Although all of those things are likely true, anyone open to dating a single parent will realize that.
I've narrowed down a few tips to help you if you find yourself mentally composing a profile:1. The first sentence should be something that not only grabs the reader's attention, but also shows your sense of humor. If you meet the right person, there will be plenty of time to talk about your kids later.4. I once edited a friend's profile where she started off listing qualities she's looking for in a mate.
Before I was married, I met men the old fashioned way: at bars and through friends.
Love, Jackie Pilossoph, Creator and Editor-in-Chief, Divorced Girl Smiling.There are multiple reasons people get divorced, and every divorce is different. The answer to the question, "When is the best time to sell your diamond ring after divorce? My diamond ring sat in a drawer for 9 years before I finally decided I was ready to part with it. Dating is hard enough, but dating as a divorced parent brings on a whole other set of challenges, from finding time to spend together to introducing the kids or not--it's a fine line.But almost always, when a couple splits up, among the reasons why is that the couple no longer has the desire to spend time together. In this week's Love Essentially, I shared the story of a frustrate... With all the hell you are going through with your spouse, you’re probably feeling stressed out, unloved, and definitely unappreciated.When you have talked about exclusivity and are both sure you share the same vision for the future of your relationship, then you can introduce the kids. It can plow through your life and leave behind the rubble of what you thought was your happiest moments.