Meeting your significant other’s family and friends can happen relatively quickly in a relationship or it can take a while.
You should try not to fall into the trap of believing that there is a particular ironclad timeline that is required.
This is the danger that some people in relationships put themselves in.
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This really depends on the kind of relationship that both parties have with the mom.
There are some families that are able to do this and it works out well for them.
It works out in these scenarios because both you and your partner have found the benefit in having your mother or hers around the house.
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Meeting the mom may mean something depending on how it is done.
If this meeting is more of a personal meeting than simply showing up for a family function, it tends to mean more.
In the scenario of a meeting his mom through a family function or event, you could have simply been his date for the event.
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Being okay with dating someone because your family wants you to is a very slippery slope.
It is always best to be okay with dating that person because you are truly interested in them than in doing so simply because your family wants you to.
You are the one who will see them everyday.
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You may have to strongly consider why you don’t want your family to meet him.
What is it about him or your family that is causing this?
There is clearly an issue.
He may not even know what it is.
He may be totally willing to meet your family.
So what is it?
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It really depends on the kind of person she believes you to be.
If she already knows that you are somewhat shy or awkward, she would expect that you would exhibit this kind of behavior when you interact with her family.
Hence, she knows what to expect and is unlikely to allow how you behave around them to make or break a possible relationship with her.
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You will have to find a balance in your life.
If you are wanting to date but also have kids, you will have to organize your life and time around making both work.
It can be done.
The mistake that so many people make in your situation is believe that they simply can’t make it work.
As a result, they will focus on one over the other because they have convinced themselves that it simply cannot be done.
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When your boyfriend isn’t much of a family person with his own family, he will more than likely be the same with your family.
Hence, his disinterest in having a relationship with your family may really have nothing to do with your family in general.
It may stem from his own experiences with his family and how he handles his own family.
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You have to know what your level of tolerance is and what you can handle.
The danger of dating someone who has a baby when you aren’t ready or when you aren’t sure is that you could end up ruining the relationship or taking it to places that could affect you psychologically.
If you just simply tell yourself that you like this person and will just date them regardless of the fact that this person has a baby, you haven’t thought things through.
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Your mom may be chasing off your girlfriends because she is afraid of losing you to them.
There may be a jealous side to her that tells herself that each and every girl that you have had as girlfriends were just not good enough for her son.
She may try to justify what she is doing by saying that.
She may try to force herself to believe that the only reason why she chases your girlfriends away is because she only wants the best for you and these girlfriends were simply not good choices.
Well, this is where you have to step in and stand up for yourself.
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