Tips for dating a single

22-May-2019 11:04

So, you’re ready to take the plunge and jump back into the uncertain waters of the dating pool.But now you’re a mummy and come as a package deal - an obligatory multipack – which means the man you’re looking for needs to not only be your soul mate but also impress your kids (so you’re not looking for too much, then! The simple truth is – the whole dating thing is not the same as it was pre-children. Once you were skilled in swapping numbers in nightclubs or meeting new men in the gym.Like Oath, our partners may also show you ads that they think match your interests.Learn more about how Oath collects and uses data and how our partners collect and use data.And if you do stumble upon a sexy stay at home Dad they are always married.So why leave the house to find a match when you can swipe through thousands of potential dates from your sofa in your pyjamas? Scrolling through a few of my ancient Tinder messages, the majority of the conversations have ended with me mentioning my son.Trust me, it’s the only way to avoid the risk of contamination by jammy fingers, snotty noses and low flying felt tips.

And remember, not every date needs to lead to something.

Now your skill set is completing the housework one handed and the only man you’re likely to meet is the postman.

So here are seven tips to help you survive dating as a single Mom...

Provided his profile isn’t a pesky private you will find yourself with an encyclopaedic knowledge of how often he sees his mother to how many jobs he's got through.

Just remember which information he has provided and which is social media harvested intel, and prepare an appropriate ‘I have just this second found that out about you’ face for when he does tell you! You have plucked, scrubbed, painted, shaved and plastered on the under eye concealer.

And remember, not every date needs to lead to something. Now your skill set is completing the housework one handed and the only man you’re likely to meet is the postman.So here are seven tips to help you survive dating as a single Mom...Provided his profile isn’t a pesky private you will find yourself with an encyclopaedic knowledge of how often he sees his mother to how many jobs he's got through.Just remember which information he has provided and which is social media harvested intel, and prepare an appropriate ‘I have just this second found that out about you’ face for when he does tell you! You have plucked, scrubbed, painted, shaved and plastered on the under eye concealer.Chances are high that you may find yourself dating a single dad. Often a single dad who is looking for a long-term relationship will take things slower. All too often, I’ve seen women try step into the role of a second parent by telling the kids what they should and shouldn’t do.