Dating while living with your parents
However relaxed your parents are about your partner don’t assume he or she can move in or stay with you more than one or two nights a week.
You need to respect their privacy; it’s not like sharing with your college friends.
Remember to be respectful and discrete when it comes to having sex.
Just as you don’t want to know about your parents having sex, they feel the same way about you.
It was then that reality hit: Steph’s room was about five feet away from her mom’s, and I was already picturing a million awkward situations — her mom walks in on us, she unexpectedly comes home and overhears us, or she traps me at the kitchen table for an hour doing the New York Times crossword (that last one actually did happen).For those lucky few who met while they were still living at home or for those who it isn’t an issue for, we have some advice for you on how to make the best of your living situation from Love Mentor. As the summer holidays come to an end, and this year’s graduates settle into their new working lives, they and their parents are likely to be faced with the harsh realities of today’s housing market.Many graduates will have to move back into their parents’ homes after university.Imagine Steph, her mom, and I sitting at their kitchen table munching on bagels and schmear while her mom made small talk that pointedly avoided our not-quite relationship.Needless to say, dating someone who lives at home is tough.