* Is the tension and conflict taking its toll on your relationships * Are you becoming worried about your children and their well-being?
* Are you constantly arguing with your partner about the kids, discipline and parenting in general?
As single parents, our first love is always our kids with our time and attention, but many consider this, so we are reposting it as it originally came from The rising of divorce rates has caused many single parents to re-enter the dating world.
Meet for the first time in a populated, public location – never in a private or remote location. Inform a friend or family member of your plans and when and where you're going.
If you own a mobile phone, make sure you have it with you . Do not do anything that would impair your judgment and cause you to make a decision you could regret. Just in case things don't work out, you need to be in control of your own ride – even if you take a taxi.
It's a process we go through to get to know a new partner in the hopes that over time, a long term, sustainable relationship will develop that rounds us out as a person and enhances our family life.
For single parents raising kids, it's all that plus integrating and balancing the responsibilities of parenthood and taking into consideration the attitudes and perceptions of the kids themselves.