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Just because you fancy a date doesn’t mean you are looking for someone to fill a void.
Also, for anyone dating a single parent, we aren’t necessarily looking for an immediate co-parent, we are looking for a date – those are two very different things.
Their world was turned upside down as she went from a full household to living with just her mom and seeing her dad a couple of times a week.
Eventually, though, the family started to heal, they all fell into a routine that worked for them, and my friend’s parents started thinking about dating again.
Believe it or not, it is possible to be content in a family of two.
When it comes to family, it’s quality over quantity.
So the word ‘baggage’ needs to be replaced with ‘bonus’, because that’s a more accurate description.
‘Baggage’ implies a disadvantage; something bulky and extra, weighing you down. However, growing up in a society that sees single motherhood as a one way ticket to loneliness, poverty and the benefits system, I see where the ‘b’ word has come from.
Just like anything on your profile – whether it be recent pictures, your height or your profession – honesty cuts out the potential for misunderstandings or, well, meeting narrow-minded fools.
Remember, anyone with a problem isn’t worth your time; being a parent is actually a very effective asshole filter.
It took me a long time to get over the stigma of being a single parent – especially when it came to dating.
I now realise that my family is something to celebrate, rather than hide, and that the right person will recognise this also.