Dating after divorce when to tell kids

by  |  30-Sep-2019 14:40

Telling your kids you are dating isn’t an easy thing to do for any divorced dad or divorced mom.

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Some people are very open and honest with their children, and don’t lie and/or sugarcoat things. Now that your mom and I are divorced, I have decided to work on my social life a little bit, and that includes going on dates.

When you are with your mom, I’d like to share the company of people my own age.

While it’s normal to seek solace, companionship, and a sexual relationship after a breakup, it’s crucial to take it slow so you can assess whether this relationship is casual or might be permanent.

The number-one thing to keep in mind when deciding when to introduce a new partner to your kids is timing after your divorce. Even if both of you are in love and seem to have a lot in common, breakups are common and kids get caught in the crossfire.

Whether we want to admit it or not, children are going to experience instability as their parents go in search of romantic partners.

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