Understanding the intentions of a widow or widower Dating a widow or widower with a view to forming a relationship can be a complex process. If this is the first time you have dated again since losing your partner, rising to the challenge of a first date will no doubt be a significant experience. What to wear, what to talk about, what not to talk about - will need some … [Read more...] about How to Tell if a Widow or Widower Is Interested in You?
Describing yourself in the best way possible As life begins to open up again, you may be considering the possibility of online dating. This could be the perfect opportunity to create a dating profile that puts you in touch with others who are also missing the company of colleagues, friends and family. Your dating profile is your selling point and must deliver in a brief, … [Read more...] about Five Steps to Creating Your Perfect Dating Profile
When someone you love dies, it can feel as though part of you has died with them. The life you shared together is over and coming to terms with this hard fact can be difficult. Memories of happier times can cloud your vision and in the early days following the loss of a partner, these feelings can cause a great deal of heartache and frustration. However, it is these memories … [Read more...] about Dating After Widowhood – What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?
How you’re feeling and what you want from the future We are often asked, how long should a widow or widower wait before marrying again. This is a topic that brings with it many issues worthy of consideration. What are your feelings regarding the loss of your partner? How emotionally ready are you for a romantic encounter? How will your children and wider family respond, and … [Read more...] about How Long Should a Widow or Widower Wait Before Remarrying?
Introducing someone new to your children As a parent, following the loss of a partner, you could one day find yourself in another relationship and facing the delicate task of introducing someone new to your children. It is understandable that you would be anxious about doing this and concerned that this could make them feel insecure. If there is a respectable distance since … [Read more...] about Introducing Children To Your New Partner