Dating

8 ways dating changes when you become a solo mum

Many of my coaching clients ask me "is dating any easier when you become a solo mum?" Like everything it's not that simple, and I'm quite sure people experience it differently. I've detailed out the 8 things that have changed for me about dating since I had my...

Am I too fussy to meet a romantic partner?

One reason more women are choosing solo motherhood is that they are becoming too fussy when finding a partner. This is what I have seen commented on recently. I'm not sure I agree. I’ve had people question me about whether this is the reason I've never met someone...

Why I don’t want to date a lazy winker!

If you follow my Instagram, you may have seen my mini rant on my stories about my recent solo mum dating experiences. I thought I'd elaborate slightly in a blog post and explore the world of dating as a solo mum. I've been internet dating for longer than I care to...

Why I pressed pause on finding a relationship

Me at 29 following the breakdown of a long term, relationship: ‘If I meet someone in the next year, date for a few years, then try for a baby, I could still have children before I’m 35.' Me at 34, still single: ‘If I meet someone in the next six months and date...

Principles for dating with a young baby

When I was pregnant, I told people I would start dating again soon after having my baby. Most gave a little knowing chuckle thinking to themselves 'yeah right' and 'we'll see', believing that I would not feel like dating once my baby had arrived. Those who know me...

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