Tell your children you dating after divorce
“It helped, because I got to see what 'normal' looked like,” Roché says.“I also saw that my ex wasn't the only guy who would want to be with me.Eirene Heidelberger is a nationally-renowned parenting expert and founder of GIT Mom (Get It Together, Mom! Through GIT Mom’s 7-step method, Eirene empowers mothers and mothers-to-be by teaching a “mom-first” parenting approach.She is the only parenting coach in the country who advocates parenting techniques that puts the mother’s needs center stage. It was a family bonding moment for all of us to experience his first date along with him.Sharing in his experience opened up the channels of communication between our two younger sons as well. Always lead by example by modeling appropriate behavior at home. For example, holding a door open for someone else, listening, using direct eye contact, asking questions and not interrupting while others talk.You can’t control their every move, but you can teach them the foundations of respectful behavior.
Be respectful to all in order to earn respect back.Saying “you are the boss of your body” to both your daughters and sons teaches physical boundaries.