I looked directly at the boy, right in front of his father, and laid it out.
I was all over it, but there was one thing I wasn't sure about: Not Helpful 4 Helpful 7.
Anyone I date would be highly involved in his life. I have only one child, who I love and adore more than life itself.
I won’t even consider dating someone unless he treated him really, really well. But I’m really not interested in acquiring more children.
Method 2 Quiz True or False: When you date someone who has a child, you're dating that child, too.
We shared inside jokes, teased each other ruthlessly, and I think deep down inside he loved me just as much as I loved him.
My son lives with me 100 percent of the time, seven days a week, 24 hours a day. For the longest time, after having my son and raising him on my own, I thought I’d be destined to settle for someone with a tribe of his own children. That’s often the case, but it sounds like a far cry from a fairy tale ending to me.It would be a shame to pass them over without getting to know who they are first. Take it one day at a time, and do not let other people tell you what you should be doing.It sounds like you're pretty taken with her..just enjoy the time you have together and see where it goes.This is why so many people fall victim to the "if you really love him, then you’ll overlook X, Y and Z" mentality. If you really love yourself, you wouldn’t settle for things you don’t want to begin with. Start by being honest with yourself and with what you really want.