15 Things Single Moms Wish They Could Put in Their Dating Profiles

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The truth is, when most single folks build their online dating profiles, there's always the inclination to put up appearances. They make sure to include in their profiles their list of super interesting hobbies, or upload their most adventurous photos -- and they tend to skip out on the "truer" details. After all, people don't like to advertise their penchants for trashy reality TV and pizza-only diets right out of the gate. 

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But for single moms who are trying to find love on dating apps, the stakes are totally different. They aren't stressing about looking like a fitspo star -- they are more worried about chasing away potential partners with hard-core truth bombs like needing someone who is "dad material." 

We asked 15 moms who are looking for love to reveal the super real facts about themselves they're most afraid to share on their dating profiles -- and the few that they have no shame in sharing at all! No shame, ladies, we all need to do what works best for us. 

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From no-dick-pic policies to how the kids will always come first, here's what a single mom's dating profile would look like if she were being brutally honest. And FYI, single guys, a woman with children can be tons of fun!

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