When you date someone who's divorced there can be certain challenges you may face. This is exasperated when the person is still involved in some way or another with an ex. You may feel like this is all extra baggage that can be just thrown away. You may actually be a little surprised but there can be some advantages to relationships that are like this.
A marriage can end for many different reasons. It may not be the fault of one person or another. Sometimes people marry very young and then they find that as they grow older their priorities change and they become different than when they first met. Many times we need more than one long term relationship to understand what we want and need in a partner.
Someone divorced will have had at least one relationship that has been serious. That person should have learned a little from the mistakes either or that there partner had made during that time and this should make them better able to judge who will be right for them. As you may know that with any relationship there are tell tale signs to watch out for.
The negatives may seem like they outweigh the positives. In some cases they do but if your either dating someone after a divorce or you yourself are recently divorced as long you go into it with an open mind and make sure to be cautious, you should be able to date and have fun doing it.