That child does not need to compete with you, and you don’t need to compete with that child.
From sleep issues to tantrums to potty training, you have to tackle every arduous aspect of parenting on your own.
I planned on keeping my married name, raising my 2-month-old daughter alone, and living out some kind of disservice.
Mums Date Dads is exclusively for single Mums and Dads.We know from first hand experience how difficult dating can be when you're a single parent and how precious your free time is.This can work in your favor, however, if you’re the kind of person who enjoys alone time or can easily free-flow with your plans.Perhaps you’ve got a demanding job/yoga schedule/pet and maybe your childfree adventures allow you to keep busy—you’re golden. If she wasn’t before her children, most likely she isn’t now. You don’t have to think so, because it’s not meant for you, to be quite honest. The simple fact: she is taking care of her children….which is “taking responsibility for her actions.” Now as for always putting the situation on the “no good man,” yes, plenty of single mothers say that, but that does not describe EVERY single one of us. Because his whole blog was not the slightest bit dramatic, but I digress. We have great days and bad days like everyone else.
In the words of the Almighty Beyoncé, “I slay.” Thanks. To imply that ALL single mothers NEVER take responsibility for their actions is hilarious.
Internet dating makes it so much easier to find someone that ticks your boxes!
So as I peruse my Facebook and Twitter, I see this lovely blog from a Shawn James, stating his 14 reasons why real men don’t date single mothers. Something tells me, that his experiences with women who don’t have children, probably goes along these lines as well. And being a man without kids, I’m not exactly sure what makes him the authority to tell someone they aren’t beautiful or attractive simply because they are single with children.
An unmarried mother should put her child(ren) first.
The child is already dealing with not having a mother and father married to each other and living together, and needs parental attention.
Through this role, you learn just how much you are capable of and give your child the ultimate representation of a role model.