"I am not going to be the mom with last night's hookup sneaking out the door when my kid comes downstairs." -- Ellen, 28
"Half the time, my kid ends up getting in bed with me during the night. Obviously, it would not be OK for him to find a naked adult lying next to me." -- Kirsten, 30
Don't be creepy online
Parents have to be extra careful when looking for potential mates online. It's hard to know whether to include mention of children or not, and moms are sensitive to potential online predators.
"I have felt awkward about having my daughter in any pics, but she is a huge part of my life... So then it's almost like you're false advertising and have to find some way to bring it up later." -- Megan
"It's a red flag when a man asks a ton of questions about my child. He is probably just being nice and making conversation, but you never know." -- Lauren, 34