When you think of a single mom on the dating scene, visions of a 20-something who can barely balance her own checkbook (guilty) probably don’t come to mind. Ashley, you are young and you have decided to start a family for whatever reason my wife wanted a child whilst she was young, as she wanted to be a young mother. For the bachelor not yet burdened with a family, few scenarios are as daunting as dating a single mother you may have been with a woman who was close to her family.
The trend has been fast and intense: in the four years i’ve been dating as a single mom, there has been a steep uptick in young guys looking for older single moms.
My mom got sick, i became a caretaker of both her and my young son (he was 4 when his dad died), and the years passed and so did my mother in 2006 and my mentally challenged sister (2010) at age 10, my son told me he wanted a stepfather, so i ventured into the dating scene again (and online dating at that. A single mother is a woman who had a child outside of any established relationship, or a relationship so fragile the thickest retard in the world ought to have been able to see bringing a child on board was a fucking terrible idea.