This month on For the Girls, my Learning Curve column is all about dating and the single mother:
"You’re going to deal with a hell of a lot more than nerves on that big date night. First, what to do with the little ones? If you happen to have a family member nearby who loves to spend time with your kids, you’re in luck. If not, you have to secure a babysitter, preferably one who looks clean-cut, can offer a gazillion references and actually likes to play Candyland for three hours at a time. You will pay any amount of money for this peace of mind. If the babysitter knows this, your bank account is in trouble..."
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