Tinder has its faults so many bathroom selfies! You get real first names, and Tinder helpfully tells you if you have any Facebook friends or interests in common. After reading profile after profile, several types began to emerge. He also disdains cats, kids, vegans and gold diggers.
We met at a tapas bar soon after we matched on a dating app. Halfway into our first glass of wine, the petite and attractive woman sitting across from me divulged that she had an eight-year-old son. Though had I consulted the experts who shared the following insights with me, I dare say I could have saved us both some misgivings, trouble, and heartache along the way. Ever heard of White Knight Syndrome?
As we get older, the dating scene gets more complicated by the fact that the people we meet have pasts with their exes that, probably, keep coming back. And that past may well include children. Children can be a complicating factor, or they can add to a relationship.