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Others can’t fathom mixing dating with raising kids, so they put the thought indefinitely on the back burner.

That kind of positive reaction has encouraged me.” Gitnick has managed to avoid using the Internet to find dates.

Mott, on the other hand, has officially sworn off of online dating sites.

“I’ve had virtually no success with them,” he says of his 10 years’ experience.

But that doesn’t mean dating online isn’t without its pitfalls, especially when your “paper impression” of a person doesn’t live up to the real thing.

“I go on these dates and I’m so friggin’ angry that I’m not spending the time with a good friend or at home cleaning a closet,” she says.

“My advice is to be willing and wanting to meet people and you’ll find that you meet them in real life.” Mott takes the initiative to be social and encourages his married friends to invite him to parties – something they tend to overlook because of his single status.

“I have found that it’s much better to meet a woman through friends because the mutual connection makes you both more respectful of each other,” he says.

“If you’re that busy, you’re probably too busy anyway,” says Mott. And once you are willing, then, in my experience, you’re going to meet them in real life.” Getting Out There Pacifica mom Kim Gitnick wasn’t looking to date when she started a “mini relationship” with a newly divorced friend.