CoParenting Community

If it’s difficult creating two happy homes because of conflict and enmity between you and your co-parent, you might consider the role of rituals in your life.   What I mean is that we have rituals for nearly every significant event in our lives. There are baby showers and birth announcements...

Divorce is Tough – Even Tougher on Teens!

We all know divorce is tough on families. Everyone is affected, especially the children. In most cases, the older the children, the more complex the reaction and more difficult the adaptation. There...

Ways to Overcome Holiday Depression During and After Divorce

  Thanksgiving, Christmas – most any holiday -- can bring up painful memories of happier times, especially if you are divorced and have children. But keep in mind that with the pain comes a choice...

Divorce's Collateral Damage

  Sometimes you don't just lose your ex, you lose your extended family and friends as well. Here are 5 ways to make it through.     "I need to stand by my brother; we can't be friends any...

Help! My kids are having a hard time living with me.

Going from one home to two is no small feat. Oftentimes one parent, typically the primary caretaker, stays in the home where the family had been residing while the other one moves out and begins a...

Child Custody and Summer Visitation

As the school year comes to an end, parents are scheduling camps, vacations and other activities for their children. Of course, this also means that the summer visitation requirements must be...

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