Single mom dating
But that doesn't mean our dating lives don't bring some weirdness.
While I'm a positive girl who likes to put an optimistic spin on things, I'll admit that the first few encounters between my boyfriend and my ex were, understandably, a little awkward.
There was definitely some chest-puffing on both sides, and the conversation was about as strategic and subtle as navigating a minefield (while blindfolded).
But eventually both men started to breathe normally, and one day they got together and had a conversation agreeing on a mutual desire to bring the girls and myself nothing but happiness.
There's also the physical element of dating when you're a mom.
I might only be 26, but I've had twins and my body likes to exclaim it.
Read More »I'm a mother of three, and as such, I have the birds eye view of the most talked about "birth order" scenarios ever.
"On an average day I feel like more of a disaster than my house is, and that's saying something.But surprisingly, despite the enormous amount of people in this position, my recent Google searches on dating with kids post-divorce have turned up next to nothing on the subject.