For life goes not backward nor tarries with yesterday.
If you're still wearing a wedding ring, take it off now.
In fact, shed any rings that would convey the message that you're unavailable.
Some of you might be thinking, "I'd love to start dating, but who would want to date someone with four children, a dog, and two parakeets? Don't automatically assume just because you have children, you're less desirable.
There are plenty of people who like children and who want to date someone with children.
While other single parents are probably the most likely to be interested in dating someone with children, there are lots of people who have no children of their own who would be delighted with a ready-made family.
Even if you fit the description of single mom or dad, it's important for you to realize that you are more than just a parent.You may house their bodies but not their souls, For thir souls dwell in the house of tomorrow, which you cannot visit, not even in your dreams.You may strive to be like them, but seek not to make them like you. They are sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself. And though they are with you yet they belong not to you.You may give them your love but not your thoughts, For they have their own thoughts.What you say to your children when you begin dating after your divorce will depend largely on their age. You'll be in bed when I get home."With school-age children (6-10) you can begin to provide more information.