Or, if you aren’t interested in dating, you can use Childfree Passions solely as a Childless focused social network, since it has all the major features found on large social networking sites.
Basically, whether you are looking for romance, love, friendship, information, emotional support or just to connect with people you share something in common with, you are in the right place!
But I’d caution people against having a revolving door of romantic interests in their children’s lives.
Similarly, I’d advise against completely shielding children from the fact that you have an active dating life.
With one man, she spent six “temporary months” dating him before deciding he wouldn’t meet her children.
She wasn’t crazy about him herself, so she knew he’d never meet her kids.
He never receives any negative feedback from his friends, and doesn’t discriminate against single mothers though he has no children of his own.
Each parent has to find the happy medium and make it work best for all parties involved.
Feminista Jones is a sex-positive Black feminist, social worker and blogger from New York City.
In the last 30 years or so, we’ve seen a dramatic shift in how society views single, unmarried parents.
While stigma and perceptions vary by cultural group, and changes in acceptance have occurred at different paces, it’s now commonly accepted that there are unmarried people who have children seeking love and companionship.
She acknowledges challenges in getting used to teenagers, and understands that even if a man is a parent himself, it doesn’t guarantee he’s going to be interested in dealing with her kids.