Advice on Co-Parenting & Single-Parenting

Divorce can cause drastic changes in your life, of which the most crucial are the changing parental roles, and spending only court allocated time with dear ones. In the case of single parenting, one has to bear the daily responsibilities of raising a child or children, and shared parenting or co-parenting is when two or more adults raise a child together irrespective of whether they are the biological parents of the child or whether they are living together post divorce. The struggles of co-parenting can be extremely stressful and since parenting styles tend to differ, a conflict may arise as well. The situation becomes further complicated when a parent remarries or gets involved in a new relationship because of time management issues. It is however, essential for all the parties to always put the interests of child first.

Take a look at some of these articles which talk about the wonderful ways of single-parenting, how one should spur talents in order to cope with such challenges, or the different ways in which co-parenting can be beneficial for you and your child(ren) etc.

Child Support

There is a common misconception of how you would pay child support. Let’s suppose that your children are going to live with your ex-spouse or perhaps someone you were never

Owning It

Ownership. When you own something, it's yours. No sharing, no interest, no back-up if something breaks. Good, bad, easy, or difficult-- whatever you own, it is yours. I've been mulling

Practical Shortcuts for Busy Parents

A chalkboard calendar hangs on the wall in my kitchen announcing our agenda for the week. Simple planning and organization hacks make life more manageable. Football games, practices, Scout meetings,

8 Tips For Co-Parenting Success After Divorce

Parenting following a divorce can be complex, frustrating and confusing. However, every day parents around the world are coping with the challenges and raising happy, well-adjusted children. As founder of

5 Single Parent Strategies for Communicating with your Child’s Other Parent

London-based Jennifer Broadley has been a successful single parent for many years. She offers some valuable thoughts about how best to communicate with your child's other parent. While some of

What If My Child’s Other Parent Ignores Our Joint Legal Custody?

On behalf of Weinman & Associates, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Friday, August 18, 2017. Sharing legal custody of a child between two parents is often a complicated and difficult experience. In many

Study Finds Children Benefit From Equal Time and Overnights With Both Parents

A study recently published in the American Psychology Association’s journal of Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, found children 2 years old and younger benefited from spending equal time and having overnights with