Home > Mom's Life > Marriage and Divorce > Dealing With Divorce > 9 Dating Tips for Single Parents

9 Dating Tips for Single Parents

7 of 10
Smiling father and kids

Remember to Mention You Have Kids


Talking too much about your kids is a buzz-kill, but don't hide the fact that you have them. It's never a good idea to pretend to be someone you aren't, and your date is bound to be a little turned off when you finally mention it down the road. Being a single parent is nothing to be ashamed of — proudly mention your little ones, and then steer the conversation to other topics.

Next: Decide When to Introduce Your Kids

View our slideshow gallery

highlights

Zika Virus Q&A: 4 Facts for Pregnant Women & Families
Zika virus is pretty scary. Pregnant or not, learn what steps to take to protect your family from Zika, including travel restrictions and mosquito bite prevention.

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme!

10 Free Summer Learning Worksheets
Print these free printables for preschoolers and kindergarteners to help your child's mind stay sharp until September!

Ready for Kindergarten?
Try our award-winning Kindergarten Readiness app! This easy-to-use checklist comes with games and activities to help your child build essential skills for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

stay connected

Sign up for our free email newsletters and receive the latest advice and information on all things parenting.

Enter your email address to sign up or manage your account.

Facebook icon Facebook icon Follow Us on Pinterest

editor’s picks