Table of Contents
- 1 Should I introduce my ex to my new partner?
- 2 Should I tell my partner my ex contacted me?
- 3 Is it appropriate to talk to your ex while in a relationship?
- 4 Should my boyfriend introduce me to his ex?
- 5 Should I talk to my ex about my ex’s new partner?
- 6 Can My Ex’s Girlfriend/Boyfriend be around the kids?
Should I introduce my ex to my new partner?
It is a common courtesy (and will avoid no end of problems) if you tell your ex about your new partner before you tell the children or before there is any chance that they hear from other sources. Be aware that introducing a new partner without telling your ex first is almost always going to be a bad idea.
Should I tell my partner my ex contacted me?
It depends on your relationship, but experts agree it’s usually better to be up-front about it. Honesty and communication are essential to a healthy relationship, so if you and your current partner always tell each other everything, then they might feel a violation of trust if you don’t tell them your ex texted you.
Is it appropriate to talk to your ex while in a relationship?
Minimize contact with your ex You must completely let go of your past since talking to an ex while in a relationship is not such a good idea. They shouldn’t be plastered all over your phone. It’s okay to have them on your social media, but don’t interact with them. Don’t text each other or like each other’s photos.
How do I introduce my ex to my new partner?
Speak to a Divorce Coach
- Talk to your ex before either of you introduce a new partner. Plan how and when to tell your children.
- Accept neither of you can stop the other from introducing someone new.
- Never talk in a derogatory manner about your ex’s new partner.
- Talk about boundaries.
Should you tell your boyfriend about your ex?
It is best to talk about your ex early on in the relationship. Just as you may be curious about your partner and his past, he may also be curious about who you were as a person and the relationships you have had. So it is better to get this thing out of the way and enjoy your relationship.
Should my boyfriend introduce me to his ex?
If his ex really is just a friend, your boyfriend should have no problem introducing you. Sure, it’s normal for him to feel a bit awkward bringing a current and past flame together, but it should be doable. However, if he is still seeing his ex in secret, he’ll probably feel too guilty to introduce you or allow you to hang out together.
Should I talk to my ex about my ex’s new partner?
Hopefully, you will be able to talk and agree how and when this happens but if not, try to accept it has happened and move on. You may want to meet your ex’s new partner, but if that isn’t possible try to trust that your ex will not introduce anyone unsuitable to the children.
Can My Ex’s Girlfriend/Boyfriend be around the kids?
There are circumstances when an ex’s girlfriend/boyfriend wouldn’t be allowed around the children. 1) As mentioned already, your current parenting plan, parenting time/custody order, or divorce decree prohibits your ex’s partner from being around the kids and/or babysitting.
Is it normal to be jealous of Your Ex’s new partner?
“It’s natural to be jealous about your ex’s new partner. But for the sake of your kids, keep your jealousy in check,” Ceely says. “Showing jealousy could create a rift between you and your kids, especially if they like your ex’s new partner.