Ben Dillon-Smith and his wife split up when his son, Jethro, was five years old.
Dating was awkward enough back in the day.
Add a failed marriage and couple of kids into the mix, and it's a whole new level of "it's complicated. One of the hardest parts of being a single dad is that it can be really, really lonely.
I live by myself, I work from home — really, the only time I go out is to pick up or drop off the kids, and one night a week when I have to head off to university to teach. The shrinking social circle that comes with having children is often exacerbated by a break up Horny wives in albany ga she got the house and the friends, you got a second-hand Ford Falcon and a rented apartment that looks like it was furnished by a pack of drunk students.
One of the major factors that has held me back from looking for a new partner is how surprisingly anxious I am about the whole process.
In particular, I worry about how it will affect my boys. So when it came time to re-introduce myself to polite society ie, stop being a morose old man, Sex chatline Brittany Farms-Highlands minute at home and feeling sorry for myselfI was completely stumped. How does a year-old guy meet women?
I met a few nice ladies, of approximately appropriate age, and even went out for dinner or drinks a few times with a couple of them… but things seemed to go south fairly quickly when I mentioned that I have two children. What it boiled down to was having kids Grannies seeking sex in Zhongshan scheduling things a bit difficult.
And that really sucked — because there were a couple of times when I caught myself thinking about how I could dodge my responsibilities as a dad….
Being there for my boys is the most important thing I need to focus on. In the meantime, whatever happens, happens.
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