Books on dating a single dad
But Mc Ewan pulled himself up, brushed himself down and got on with it.
In fact, that is the big takeaway: Stop feeling guilty. "I've experienced all the different roles you have to play when there's nobody else around: a parent, a dad, a father, a stand-in mum, a confidant, always a butler or maid, a teacher and, most crucially, a friend."In that light, Mc Ewan says although the book is written from the perspective of a single dad, "many of the insights can be applied equally to any situation where two people are sharing the care of children, together or seperated". His kids are aged 17 and 15 now, and we are shown another slice of Mc Ewan family life. It’s very common for guys with kids to write in their profiles: “My kids come first,” or “My daughter is the center of my world! You want a potential mate to know that your life includes the giant presence of a kid or four. Plus, if you’ve gone through divorce or another crisis that landed you as a single parent, you are no doubt concerned about giving your kids extra care and sense of security. But it is even trickier if one or both of the parents put the kids before their partner.Half the of the care of their two kids landed on his shoulders and writing down the day-to-dayness of it all was a way to see things in front of him for what they were.He realised later on that maybe, these pen-to-paper moments could give people an appreciation for how dads see the world.