How to Date a Single Mom

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Dating a single mom is a completely unique experience that can be both extremely difficult and extremely rewarding. However, we men need to know that relationships with single mothers are unlike anything we've experienced before. You can't just use your usual game and expect it to work! Instead, use these tips to give your new relationship a fighting chance.

No matter what approach you take when dating a single mom, you need to make sure that you're honest and not playing any games. Single moms will be able to spot a player a mile away, so just be sincere and upfront about your intentions. She'll appreciate your honesty and might even grant you a first date. If you eventually meet her kid(s), you had better treat them the same way. You can sugar coat things a little for younger kids, but at least show enough respect not to lie to them.