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In some cases this may be true but because divorce is so common these days, many daters are used to dating divorced parents and many are divorced parents themselves.
Even if someone chooses not to date you because you are a parent, consider that a blessing.
Kids can build up fantasies of having their friend become their step brother or sister and this can cause them real emotional hurt if the adults’ relationship falls apart. Think of how awkward it would be if your relationship with the other parent fails and your kids are still friends.
do you want to jeopardize your child’s friendships for the sake of dating the other parent?
The dating parent should not introduce new people into their kid’s lives until they have some stability in their life.
Involving your kids with dating too soon after the divorce can create problems.
We as parents often get concerned about pedophiles moving into our area but we post photos of our children on the Internet where anyone can see them.
The last thing they need is to be exposed to another disintegrating relationship.
Wait until you are very sure of your new relationship and both of you have realistic expectations of what a blended family is about.