DATING?  What does that even mean in 2019?                        …

Picture this, a mom… on her grind, working hard to support her kid(s), making sure they are taken care of…

I don’t know what happens in 7th grade, but apparently that is when hormones start to rage. Let me preface this by assuring you that when it comes to dating, my son is not allowed to have a girlfriend. But according to him, he’s dated 3 girls this year. In his defense, he didn’t know there was a strict no girlfriend policy because we never discussed it. I mean, when is the perfect time to discuss the rules around relationships? And even more terrifying, when is the perfect age to discuss the birds and the bees?

As I consider the idea of dating again, I ask myself, are there any helpful rules or guidelines for dating…