Men with kids dating
“Be concrete with little ones, abstract with teens and pre-teens.
It’s just that he won’t be able to drop everything for a romantic getaway or spend endless hours on the phone with you. Because slow and steady is best in dating a man with kids.
Surprisingly, younger kids are “more resilient,” says Dr. For stability and trust, don’t march a bunch of dates before your kids – and if you do, understand that tweens, teens and adolescents are likely to take break-ups harder than little ones.
While my younger son enveloped Dan with hugs, belly-punches and eager exclamations of love, my elder son was more cautious.
“I decided early on not to confront Annie’s children with any issues I might have with them,” says Slotkin, a Bloomfield Hills resident.
“To speak to Annie about it and if she chose, then she dealt with the children. Let your ex know you’re dating; don’t let him or her find out from the kid or a friend.