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While it’s difficult to assign arbitrary dates for when it’s okay for a divorced man to begin dating, those who haven’t been divorced at least six months are often still dealing with divorce fallout (e.g.

grief, angry exes, hurting children, financial problems).

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I have also learned that men with kids love much more deeply. For all you single Mom readers, I think dating divorced men with children is a huge plus.

I have completely fallen for a guy or two simply by watching him with his kids and the undying love and support he has provided them. Men with kids will understand your schedule, lifestyle, priorities and responsibilities—because they will have a similar life experience.

Although there are still stigmas surrounding dating divorced men, here are a few reasons you just might have a delightful experience: Men are, by nature, fixers and problem solvers.

Whether repairing the kitchen table or planning a romantic evening, the male ego and inner child have a strong need and desire to get it right and succeed.

Some women choose to avoid this situation altogether, vowing to only date men who are free and clear.

However, sometimes the right man comes along and, even though he is still technically married, you wish to pursue a relationship with him.

I have dated many single 40-year old men who are super set in their ways, while men who were married before seem to have a deeper understanding of taking care of a woman… [NOTE: if you’re ready to meet the man (divorced or otherwise) who is familiar with these little things, take the first step and try Meet Mindful for free today—the fastest growing dating site for conscious singles.] I openly share that I have chosen my career first and never wanted my own children.