Divorced dads dating
If you are the non-custodial parent after a divorce, you are likely on the hook for child support.
Find out what a dad needs to know about child support--how it is calculated, enforced and managed.
It’s hard to definitively say why this is, but the general belief is that mom is often considered the primary caretaker and is thus expected to maintain the status quo.
Socializing with your kids included is a good way to approach the social scene.
Single fathers have a tendency, more than single moms, to "feel incomplete" without a partner in the house, so they risk rushing into a new relationship that may not be right, said single dad Armin Brott, author of several books on fatherhood including "The Single Father: A Dad's Guide to Parenting Without a Partner" (Abbeville).
When you have to live away from the kids--maybe a military or employment assignment--relationships can be strained.
Absence doesn't always make the heart grow fonder; sometimes it can breed bad feelings.
Recovering after divorce or a breakup can be incredibly difficult.
When you add children to the mix, the pain and confusion grows tenfold.