When to start dating after baby
We applaud parents who are striving to maintain their child-centered divorce even when they’ve started dating again.
It’s not always the easiest path, but it certainly is the most rewarding in the long-term for your children.
Q: On holidays, should you make an effort to try to spend time with your ex, to create a family-holiday atmosphere for your child?
If you’re divorced, or have ended a long-term relationship, well-meaning relatives and friends may encourage you to start dating again soon.
Q: How long should you wait before introducing your “dates” to your children?
A: Take your time and get to know your new partner very well before introducing them to your child of any age.
Are you emotionally comfortable and ready to move on?
Q: Is it OK to date when you’re separated, or should you wait until you are legally divorced?“I also saw that my ex wasn't the only guy who would want to be with me.It bolstered my confidence for dating.” Claudia Barnett needed some alone time to heal before seeking a new relationship.A: It’s always better to take some time to prepare yourself before starting to date, legally divorced or not.Are you feeling clear and complete regarding your divorce?