, has been there, done that, remarried, and lived to write a book about the tale.
She shared with some of her best advice when it comes to restarting in the dating world after divorce, and why having a "tribe" is not only important for surviving single parenting, but for surviving single parent 1.
Meet The Characters :: Chapter 1 :: Chapter 2 :: Chapter 3 Welcome to Lost Island, North Carolina where the story Life Starts At Mom takes place.
The current home of a few very special women who while are so diverse have one thing, one very important thing in common.
In all honesty, though, when the practice first started becoming mainstream, I thought that it seemed like a really fun thing to do -- picking and choosing from a bunch of interested and (allegedly) single people, then going out on “getting to know you” dates with no strings attached? Clearly, however, by the many stories I’ve heard from friends who've actually tried online dating, it’s nowhere close to being as simple as that.
Arguably, one of the most frustrating aspects of online dating is creating your personal profile.And realistically, what single mom has that kind of availability?I’ve never experienced online dating..hadn’t become a “thing” yet when I was still single.It’s one thing to have a conversation with someone and tell them a bit about yourself, but trying to sum up all of your wonderful qualities, shortcomings, quirks, aspirations and life history into a couple of short paragraphs is a daunting prospect for most people.Add to that task trying to sound witty and engaging in your narrative as well..there goes your weekend.