Dating a divoriced woman with children
I was a newly separated divorced girl who had gone from hopeless, insecure and timid, to confident, poised and ready to face the world as an older version of my best self. By the way, I’m pretty happy in life right now, and I’ve gained back the 10 pounds. Check out, “Honey, I Want A Divorce” or “Dating Over 50: Are We In No-Man’s Land? Additionally, she is a Huffington Post contributor.
In a few short hours, I’d gone from thinking my romantic opportunities were over to realizing that a new part of my life was just beginning. Although, let’s be honest, I looked at my cell phone every three seconds the next day.
She is very likely to have moments of elation that an unhappy chapter has closed, as well as bouts of sadness or regret.
She may still even have some lingering feelings for her ex-husband, which can complicate a new relationship.
When I was recently separated, I was sitting around one night and I got a call from a friend of mine, asking me to meet her, her husband and “some of his work buddies” at a local bar. I walked out the door in a pair of jeans that I probably couldn’t get one leg into today, and a sleeveless top that showed off my slim (at the time) arms.
My kids were on vacation with my ex, so I had no child care issues. When I walked into the bar, my friend came rushing over to me.