Dating a single parent is quite unlike dating any other kind of person mainly because there is much more to the relationship than just how well you and your date get on.
Hopefully any difficult feelings will pass but if they don’t you may have to reconsider whether this is the right relationship for you.
Be yourself However it came to be the children will have been affected by the loss of their other parent and may not your welcome your presence into their lives.
Priorities A single parent’s priorities in life are different from other people’s.
Being responsible for someone else’s life is a big deal.
Filling the shoes Some people make the assumption that if a single parent is dating that they are looking for a new mummy or daddy for their kids.