Having dated a divorced guy, I can speak from experience of what to do and the mistakes to avoid if you do decide to go down this path with a divorced guy, especially if they have kids.
DATING MISTAKE 1: I ignored the signs of his opinion on kids.
Creating a Strong Relationship Building a Relationship with His Kids Interacting with His Ex Community Q&A It's fairly common in the dating world to meet single parents.
If you're interested in a divorced man with kids, you may be wondering how to navigate your relationship with the man as well as his kids.
I see them making choices about dating divorced men similar to ones I made.Some love to file court hearings at the drop of a hat and there is the potential for you, if you are living or ultimately married to him, to be pulled into these post-marital dramas. Many of you may have found out the hard way that your new love had lousy boundaries with his ex.If he has a friendly relationship with his ex, how friendly is it? The ex dropped by, came into the home and maybe even had a key!The kids may feel loyal to their mother, or worse, they may think you're trying to replace the other parent.By taking things slow and being sensitive to the situation, you can develop a supportive and meaningful relationship with a single dad.By putting more pressure on him, I pushed him away.