Meet for the first time in a populated, public location – never in a private or remote location. Inform a friend or family member of your plans and when and where you're going.
So whether the babysitter is late, or your child is sick and you have to cancel a date, you’ll be sure that your partner is empathetic to your status as a parent.
You’re certainly not alone - the recent census found that New York City is home to just over 720,000 single-parent families by itself – so there are plenty of other single parents out there looking for love!
The best thing about Single Parent Dating is that you don’t need to hide your parental status or be concerned that it will put off a potential partner; with Elite Singles you’ll only meet singles that have indicated their enthusiasm to date single parents.
The online profile had been intriguing enough: Dark-eyed stranger, at least as tall as me, a smattering of common musical tastes (I would forgive him Metallica), some hint of wit, a suggestion of creative energy, a fondness for the canine set, his own hair.
My requirements were few and he seemed to fulfill them, so we met at a bar.