I like the idea of swiping left or right – and having the power to block a creeper or reply back that my favorite breakfast food is a mimosa. According to a new study by Plenty of Fish (POF), an online dating site, 44 percent of the women who are online looking for love (or a date, or some action) are single moms – so clearly I’m not alone. Babysitting can be tough, so I arranged for him to meet us at a dog park. Also, he kept me out until 3 a.m., so I got 2.5 hours of sleep before my toddler demanded Cheerios and Elmo.” –Olivia D. I’m really selective about who I chat with or wink at –or swipe right to.
I reached out to a few others for tales of the good, bad and ugly of online dating as a single mom: “I hate when guys post pics of their groans and happy trails. I explained I talk to everyone at the park while the kids play with all the dogs. Our dogs got along, we got to know each other and it was fun seeing him interact with my kids (who had no idea I was on a date). If it doesn’t work out romantically, I always consider it a fun way to shake things up.
This makes it easy and accessible for single mothers who are always on the go.
The kids are engaged, at least on some level, even when you don’t think they are.
Finding the right website to help meet single parents is not an easy task, so it makes sense to be introduced to like-minded people who are in the same situation as you. If you've tried your hand at meeting single moms or dads on the internet before now, you've probably felt some frustration by the lack of like-minded people who can relate to your situation?
with us, at Free Dating America, we've split our members into various dating categories so you don't need to waste your time scrolling through profiles that are not a good fit for your lifestyle.
Does looking after your kids full-time make you feel isolated from the world?
If you're nodding your head then our special dating category for moms and dads is the perfect group for you. We really do appreciate you visiting our website and taking the plunge into online dating.