Many children will still be in regular contact with their other parent and if you come along and try and slot into that role you could be stepping on someone’s toes.
If the ex is still on the scene it is natural that you might feel jealous but again how you deal with any negative feelings in this respect will have a big impact on the development of your relationship.
Priorities A single parent’s priorities in life are different from other people’s.
Being responsible for someone else’s life is a big deal.
You'll probably agree that we all live in a turbulent world nowadays.