“As Turtle, tucked up in his shell, be comfortable within your own skin.” – Allison Pescosolido M.A. 5 Tips for Part-Time Parenting Be Consistent with Your Time: You and your children need to have your time together. Value your children by respecting their time with you. Be a Role Model for Behavior: Act cordially and respectfully […]
As we move full swing into the holiday season, shared parenting becomes the focus for many in the midst of separation and divorce. Though holiday and divorce stress may seem overwhelming, there are a number of ways to avoid the complications of sharing your children and responsibilities during the holidays. Remember, being proactive and keeping […]
Co Parenting Strategies 1. MaintainConsistency. Set boundaries and routines for daily practice. Choose quality time of quantity. 2. Share Parenting. Set routines for visitation and exchange. Even when you can’t look at your ex, be sure to send an email with important family issues. Be a role model for good behavior. Act the way you […]
5 Tips for Single Parenting Generate Support. Hire a babysitter, get family to help, join other parenting groups to give yourself support. Involve Your Children. Assign chores, ask the kids to help, teach them new skills around the house. Organize Your Life. Use structure as a tool to maintain sanity. Maintain Firm Boundaries. Keep firm […]
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Divorce affects the whole family. It causes parents to worry about children in ways they never thought they would. As the relationship between a couple change from souse to ex, so does the parenting relationship. Whether you agreed on parenting styles before separation or parenting was one of the primary issues in your divorce, your […]