You’d be surprised how many people have asked me for dating advice. I’m always a little shocked that someone would pick me to get dating advice from. Then I remember, dating after divorce led me to the love of my life, my husband. Sure, it led me to a lot of duds and awkward dates first, but ultimately, dating after my divorce led me to the man of my dreams. My path might not be traditional, but it doesn’t matter, because it led me to him.
If you find yourself divorced or somehow back in the dating pool, here is my advice: (Based solely on my fun, chaotic and finally successful dating life after divorce.)
One day you’ll look back and realize your road was bumpy and under construction for a long time, but that bumpy, “under construction” road, is a blessing. It led you to all you’ve dreamed of. It led you to him.
A thirty-something wife, mother and educator who has Indiana roots and a passionate spirit. Chelsea is a sappy romantic, coffee junkie, book collector, and person who wears her heart on her sleeve. She’s sarcastic, full of jokes, full of tears, and enjoys writing most when life gets messy or complicated. In 2017, Chelsea's mother passed away. Through her grief journey, she decided to take her mother’s advice and share her writing with the world. One day she gained the courage to honor her mother's wishes and write. It turned out to be one of the best decisions she's ever made.