What you say to your children when you begin dating after your divorce will depend largely on their age. You'll be in bed when I get home."With school-age children (6-10) you can begin to provide more information.If you need a reminder about what to expect at each developmental stage have a look here When talking with young children (infants and toddlers) describe the person you are seeing as a friend. I'll be back soon."With preschoolers (ages 3-5) still describe the person you will be going out with as as friend. You will likely want to have a more in-depth conversation about dating.Dating after divorce - even the words fill some divorced parents with dread.The idea of getting back into the dating scene after years being married is daunting at best.When they met at Brands Hatch racing circuit in 1979, it was love at first sight for Annette Wensley and Duncan Gray. But after the birth of their son Stuart, they drifted apart and eventually divorced before losing contact for more than two decades.Now, 28 years after going their separate ways, the pair have remarried at the race track where they met – after Stuart, now 34, asked his mother to help him find his father and the couple reconciled.Mrs Gray, 54, said: ‘Being back with Duncan is as if we’ve never been apart.
A few hours later he came back and said it had been great to see his father again but that he was recovering from bowel cancer.Transportation methods and costs for out of state visitation are something that should be decided on in advance.By adding this information to your parenting plan, you can help prevent confusion and disagreements later down the road.Generally, airlines won't let children under the age of 5 fly alone, so an adult will have to accompany the child in these instances.For more information about long-distance visitation, read the following questions and answer: How is long distance visitation handled?