Dating as a single mom can be tricky. Among other things, you have to worry about whether it's the right time to introduce your children to the new man in your life. In this video, YourTango Expert Dr. Megan Fleming discusses how to tell when is the right moment for your love life to collide with your home life.
"I think it's so important," says Megan, "when it comes to protecting your kids that you realize that unless this man is gonna be in for the long haul ... you wanna be careful and not have your bedroom be a revolving door." Sex Video: Should I Leave My Sexless Marriage?
The two of you have such a good time together. You could have fun being out and social, engaging in an activity, or doing absolutely nothing at all. Life is challenging, so a partner who lifts your spirts and helps you lighten up is a definite keeper.
Everyone you introduce him to sees what you see–a truly good man who cares about you. It's hard not to adore a man who lights you up inside. When the people who know and love you best give your man a solid thumbs up, that's a guy worth keeping around.