Kw-logo-smaller

Dear Dish-It: My Dad's Girlfriend Is Too Young

My Dad's Girlfriend Is Too Young
My Dad's Girlfriend Is Too Young

Dear Dish-It,

My dad's 31 and I'm 12 and he's dating an 18-year-old. She's nice but I think she's too young for him. He's constantly saying she's boring and he's gonna dump her. Then the next minute he says she's gonna move in with us. Should I tell my dad how I feel about him going out with someone six years older than me?

emo chick9877


Dear emo chick9877,


Suddenly having a new adult in your life and your home can be really tough. It sounds like you feel uncomfortable with your dad's new girlfriend, and you probably have a lot of questions you want to ask him. I think you should ask your dad if you can speak to him alone, and let him know how you feel about the situation. Maybe he'll be able to answer some of your questions about his girlfriend and her age, and his answers might make you feel better. You'll never know until you ask.


Unfortunately, your dad is an adult and that means he's allowed to make his own choices. While you can definitely let him know how you feel about the choices that he makes, you have to understand that he may not agree with you. But the good news is, if you keep an open mind, you may be able to understand where he's coming from, and that could also help you get used to his younger girlfriend.


Related Stories:

  • Should I Disobey My Dad?
  • My Dad Doesn't Know I'm Dating
  • My Dad Makes All My Decisions For Me
  • My Parents Are Crazy


  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    BellePrincessxoxoHoran
    Talk with him, why he picked a so young woman? and if he marry her, im sure u will be c...
    commented: Fri Apr 20, 2012

    -Amazinq.Ashlee.x3.-
    my dad isn't dating a young guh , he has a wife , they are the same age , ♥
    commented: Tue Jan 31, 2012

    LiveLoveLaugh:)
    Tell him how you feel!
    commented: Wed Jul 20, 2011

    there are 7 more comments

    Please login or register to add comments

    share with your friends


    Twitter Facebook Myspace Digg


    like this article?
    get more just like it in your email

    F1138393702828

    Best Way to Get Rid of a Step-Parent?

    • Fill their underwear drawer with itching powder.
    • Pour laxatives in their coffee.
    • Give them the silent treatment.
    • Buy them a one-way ticket to Antarctica for their birthday.

    related stories

    How do I tell mum how I really feel about her boyfriend?

    latest videos

    Dear Dish-It in the forums

    Ashleexo
    Ashleexo posted in Family Issues:
    "Bloodybear" wrote: :annoyed This is stupid. unsafe people can do nothing on the internet. I told dad and he KNEW mum checking the history. I'm 12, not a baby need to be protected. now i can do noting to change her invading my privacy. I rather to talk with my fd on phone.  I hate to tell you but you are still 12 and not even a teen yet. I was 13 before I was allowed to keep my own laptop in my room. I have many friends who are 13 and 14 that their parents check what they do. You are going to have to live with it until they feel you can be safe on your own.
    reply about 1 hour
    Jelly3
    Jelly3 posted in Style:
    Neither. 
    reply about 6 hours
    CandyDreamer
    CandyDreamer posted in Style:
    50/50 idk im sorry
    reply about 6 hours
    cute_amy18
    cute_amy18 posted in Style:
    Kind of a mixture  :)
    reply about 6 hours
    jdawg47
    jdawg47 posted in Style:
    It doesn't effect me,  really. I mean come on, people should have some freedom in what they wear. Clothing is used as a way to express oneself. Without any words being spoken.
    reply about 7 hours

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    1515_gl_kidzworld_100x100_jpg_fz

    Intriguing planets, weird and wonderful characters; challenge friends and find a...

    100x100_ra_logo_girl

    Uncle George has left you his farm, but unfortunately it’s in pretty bad shape. ...

    _thumb_100x100

    Shoot blobs with different properies to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be re...

    _thumb_100x100

    We have all played the famous game Sudoku, now play it online with this Classic ...