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He has to coordinate babysitters, write out detailed instructions for them, and make sure his child doesn’t have some important event he wants his dad at that weekend.As far as baggage goes, there are men that come with far worse things than a cute little kid — like a terrible baby mama. So, this guy has a kid—at least you know he’s responsible and knows how to love someone other than himself!Just keep in mind that there are some important yet unspoken protocols when it comes to dating a single dad.Not long after I did, would come that ever burning question, “Wait, you're 31 and you have an 11 year old? Suddenly the conversation stops, and they disappear. There goes another potential match off into the potential match graveyard that has become the list of contacts in my phone. I am the dad in Target, browsing the toy section with my 4-year-old as he tries to pick “just one.” I'm a little annoyed that he's taking so long, but so happy just watching him. “Picking out a toy is tough,” I say to him, laughing a little.Crickets figuratively chirp on the other end of the line. Suddenly she walks by with her cart, and looks at us with a smile.Not to mention, you are both employed in some way or another and have a multitude of life, family and work commitments to work around. As your relationship grows you will become a priority, but when it’s new, you will be second fiddle to his kids.