Quotes on dating a single mom
Having no one to take turns in caring for my child in the hospital, I decided to give up a full-time job and tried freelance work so I would be able to spend more time with my baby.Sure, there would be times when things can be very stressful but hey, what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Financial struggle Having no partner also means that the financial responsibility is solely yours to take on.
Or because you found out too late that you have fallen for a frog who pretended to be a prince charming.
And one of the struggles every single mom has to face is protecting their children from those emotional attacks. Explaining the situation to the child When you are a single mom, it feels like you owe everyone you know an explanation as to how you ended up being a single mom.
But the most difficult person to explain it to is your child.
Sooner or later your kid is going to ask why other kids’ dads are with them every day and why he seldom sees his father. Dealing with the X There are various types of Xs but the most common are those who disappear into thin air and would be back after many years and the other who would be following you around promising he is a changed man but disappoints you every time you give him a “second chance.” Both types are better avoided but usually, kids would want to get to know their father so you have no choice but to try to be civil with the man for your child’s sake. Having time for yourself Being a single parent uses up all your time and energy on working to bring food to the table, paying the rent, bills, and attending to the kids that you barely have time to look into the mirror.
Sometimes, although you would love to spend time with friends to unwind or go to a salon, you simply can’t.
Being a single mom takes an unbelievable amount of strength (and patience!