For example, my boyfriend was totally fine with letting his kid zone out in front of a Playstation for an entire Saturday afternoon.

So it's up to you to point out that this makes you feel uncomfortable and is inappropriate.

I've always had this idea that I'd meet someone, get married, buy a house, and have children.

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If you are dating a woman with kids, you probably aren’t doing it just for fun. You’ve got to have the talk.”I bring that up because that is a classic case where a single guy began dating a woman with a child, and had so much to learn and go through.

You most likely really, really like the woman (or love her) and you are smart enough to realize that with her, comes her children. Same is the case with Scott Trick, Divorced Guy Grinning’s guest blogger.

I was afraid of p*ssing off my boyfriend, but he was fine with it.

The boy was a little pins-and-needles with me for a few hours afterward, but he soon got over it and life went back to normal.

Overnight, I was thrown into a brave, new world -- one that involved a tween.

they dont also know he has a kid on the way from a previous relationship.

Here is Scott’s guest post that gives us a glance at the transition from single guy to married guy with step kids, and all the wonderful things that can happen if you are open-minded, have insight into what the kids are going through, and just give it time. But if you keep in mind what the kids went through, you will have a better understanding and be a great step parent.

Step Parenting – From Frustration to Love by Scott Trick Almost a year ago I went from being single to married with two step kids. Frustration One of the frustrations a step parent can experience is the fact that the step child does not know how to act in public with his or her new step parent.

and i will still be in highschool completing my last year.