The latest modern-family trend: Co-parenting?

An increasing number of childless men and women, who are finding themselves single at 40, are now pairing up to build families, minus any romance.

Instead of becoming single parents by choice, these middle-age professional are turning to co-parenting, a growing trend where singles meet online with the sole objective to become
equal partners in raising a child.

This new breed of online daters are turning to websites like and, which use a compatibility test for people to seek out shared parenting values. However the logistics, from choosing how to conceive to the custody arrangements, are decided once a pair is matched-up.