Divorced dads dating daughters
Scenario 2: Request The text could be a request from one of the kids or the ex. ” And depending on the situation, you can choose to ignore (The discussion that evening: “You needed to ask me the night before, because I’ve already got plans.”) or respond. I’ve never really gotten past the dating phase, so I personally haven’t had to cross this bridge.
The real answer is: As a single parent I have responsibilities to my kids that will trump all plans 100% of the time.
Read more Suddenly single lonesome nights beget thoughts of getting back out there.
___ A woman who goes by the name “Lucky” responded to one of my Single Dad Wants posts with a moving and impassioned comment that’s too long to reprint here (scroll down for it). Your man, your divorced dad, is lucky to have someone so understanding.
Certainly things change as dating evolves into a relationship, but let’s take the first date as our benchmark for good behavior, especially on the divorced dad’s side of the dinner table.
Scenario 1: Crisis If the issue is a crisis that requires a response, I will apologize, explain the situation briefly, and respond with a text or phone call. But if you’re avoiding the confrontation because “his kids need him all the time,” that might be the issue right there.
Suddenly single lonesome nights beget thoughts of getting back out there.