Dating for divorced moms
When the kids are with their father, spontaneity can reign, but when she's on duty, honor her. Chances are, she's been lonely for a very long time.
She hasn't had the opportunity to share her thoughts or feelings with a partner for years. Listen to her talk about her day -- what the kids did, the good parts, the bad parts.
This piece is also dedicated to all of the single mothers who will hopefully read this and know they are not alone in their needs and desires.
Someone who's there to listen, contribute to the conversation, and asks the questions I forget to ask, who catches the conversation like the catcher in a game, and throws the ball back to me, As mothers, we feel forgotten a lot.We are responsible for their well-being and daily survival.Hidden under the layers of responsibility lie our own needs, which resurface as we disengage from our identity as a married woman.I wrote this piece with the intention of supporting the man interested in a woman with children.To offer him a peek inside her life, to help him understand her better.