Single mothers, we’re supposed to be amongst the strongest and most independent people out there but so many of us live with the fear of being alone for the rest of our lives. Do you live with this fear? Do you feel like because you’re a single mother, no man is ever going to want to get involved ... Read More »
Dating Advice and Tips
I am ready to start dating again, but how? Now that I am out there, what next? Am I ready for this?
These and many other questions and emotions are addressed through informative yet touching articles on various topics. After divorce, separation or being alone and ready for a relationship, dating can be an unfamiliar and frightening concept . This time something is very different, we now have more than ourselves to worry about, we have our children. Finding out more about unpleasant encounters, handling new relationships, introducing your children, dating advice and tips and so much more can help make our next dating experience a wonderful new adventure.
Biologically speaking, I was in my sexual prime and having always been a passionate woman who had shut herself down for the sake of remaining in a passionless marriage, I was ready to get busy. And on a more practical note, my daughter was still very young. She was too young to understand ... Read More »
How do you explain to your children a breakup with a guy who became involved in their lives? It’s one of those situations that you don’t realize just how difficult it can be until you’re in it. Kids of any age can become easily attached to a man that you bring into their lives and even if they don’t ... Read More »
When it comes to managing the duties of wifedom and motherhood, a girl will probably go to her grave a lot less exhausted than a woman who only had to basically worry about herself. I assumed that everything that a wife and mom does for the upkeep of her family is out of deep love, but that doesn't ... Read More »
If you are relatively fresh off an ended relationship, the tendency is, a lot of the time, to take yourself out of the dating pool for some rest or contemplation time. And there's nothing wrong with that. In fact, a dating break can be a good idea. Two years before I actually married, I went on ... Read More »
Eventually, I knew I had to make a decision. The bottom line was that I was not doing a great job of being happy in the midst of living separate lives. While we had been doing it for years, I was starting to wonder if I wanted my daughter to witness us barely communicating and see that as normal. ... Read More »
Have you ever wondered about online dating websites? Maybe you’re even thinking of trying one or you’re on one but not having any luck. Being a single mom you barely have time to catch up with your best friend over coffee once a month let alone dating! We don’t have the time it takes to get to know ... Read More »
You know how you’re going through an online dating site or you’re on a first date and you get asked what do you value in a partner? Seems simple enough, right? I mean it’s asked all the time! But then when you go to answer it, do you throw out the most common answers you can think of such as honesty ... Read More »
I had read a lot of the marriage self-help books: how to save your marriage, how to deal with this personality type/that personality type, how to save your marriage without discussing marriage, how to change when your partner doesn't want to change, how to live happily in an unhappy marriage and ... Read More »
What is an emotional safe place? You know when the kids have just driven you over the edge and you escape to a quiet secluded place to regain your control before you say or do something you’ll regret? This is what I’m talking about! This is an emotional safe place! A place where you can regain your ... Read More »