According to Match.com, single dads are now 46% more likely to meet someone on their site as compared to men who are childless.
Add in the fact that over 50% of single men will contact women with children than those without, the forecast for starting over post-divorce is far from bleak.
Whitney Casey: At Match we decided to look for keywords that women put in their profiles.
Many women wanted a guy who could cook a great meal, be handy around the house, and share similar interests in sports and activities.
Julie Spira: What do you suggest the woman give as a Father's Day gift to the single dad she's dating?
Whitney Casey: If you've only had a few dates, send him a test message saying "Happy Father's Day." You don't need to buy a card or a gift. After three months, give him a golf lesson, tickets to a sports game or two tickets to an event where he can take a friend or his son or daughter. It's the equivalent of a man sending a woman flowers.
As we approach Father's Day, it's time to honor the single dads who have returned to dating and are looking for another chance at love.
So, it’s good to know that Nevada has a number of state assistance programs in place that are designed to help people just like you.Julie Spira: Why do you think single dads find logging in from 6-9am such a popular time?Whitney Casey: If you ever want to get a man to do anything, ask him in the morning.Julie Spira: What recommendations to give to single fathers dating on Match? She has given you the keys to her kingdom by filling out her profile, saying where she'd like to go.Whitney Casey: Don't talk about your children on your first date. Men should look at the woman's profile like it's the cliff notes or a cheat sheet for first date conversation.