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"Every kid I interviewed, at least those 10 and older, told me a story about how their dad had this person stay over and they were supposed to believe she was sleeping in a separate room," Fisher said.Leave the sneaking around to teens, she said, and don't have a girlfriend sleep over while your kids are over, particularly when the relationship is casual and short-term.They'll resent him and you, and do you really want to be with someone who isn't a dedicated father?Be wary if he hasn't introduced you to his kids well into a serious relationship. Be a cool friend and show interest in their lives, but give them space, and don't step on their mom's toes. Sometime after you've established that it's a serious relationship but before you're madly in love is the sweet spot for asking if he wants more kids.
Be wary if he's prioritizing your relationship over his kids.
Compartmentalizing his life might mean he's not ready to move forward. If he says he doesn't, don't expect to change his mind.
If you're looking for a relationship, it's generally best not to date a dad who is still separated because usually he's not finished grieving.
They may just be hurt and angry that their parents' relationship is over, in which case they may need counseling, she said.
Or they may notice that dad's new girlfriend becomes nasty as soon as he leaves the room, in which case dad might do well to take their concerns seriously.
He broke off one relationship because her dream of a downtown condo didn't fit with his need for a yard and swing set.