The reason of a single parenthood could be attributed to the death of a partner, a divorce or an unplanned pregnancy.Single parenting for teenagers is not easy and fraught with complications.We want to make sure single parent dating is as positive as the experience should be, and we don’t want money to stand in the way.
Women are certainly guilty of putting their kids ahead of their partner — maybe even more so than men, especially since they are nearly always the primary care giver in the event of divorce.
But in this moment when men are struggling to claim their place as equal parents while society expects divorced dads to be the lackadaisical weekend father, I get why you are compelled to go overboard with your expressed devotion. If you are indeed ready for a real love, create a space for her.
I’ve had some real life experiences regarding this topic and I've learned somehow to navigate my way through the circumstances.
Now I have the privilege of sharing a bit of what I’ve learned on this blog. You might also know that my first marriage didn't quite work out as I'd hoped.
You can read Today we have a blended family of four.
Not long ago, I had a household of 2 - just my daughter and me.
And in these families, the parents put their relationship before the kids.
Another’s girlfriend eventually broke up with him after several years because he rarely made time to spend alone with her, instead expecting constant family time with his son.
She has some real concerns about how the relationship is going and wanted to hear from my perspective the true dynamics of what she's experiencing.