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.

This Will Hurt, Harm and Suck The Very Life Out of Your Child

Not knowing the evidence will hurt your child. (and you) I have a brilliant sister whose name is Penny. It is a great British name. I call her Nelope. Nelope

The Co-parenting Tango: Communicating with Respect and Compassion

My son got braces. Yeah, he hates them. He hates them a lot. The weekend after the orthodontist meticulously placed the franken-brackets and wires on his teenaged teeth, he took

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

Choosing Guardians for Minors

DIVORCE 911 consulted with Greg Jacobs of Jacobs & King for this blog post. Choosing Guardians for Minors It makes for an interesting movie storyline. The parents of a minor child tragically perish

Failure WILL Happen! – Direction Determines Success for Your Child

A great article with a great video talks about how your child (you too) can change the way you make it to where you want to get.   It is

Family Lawyer Daryl G. Weinman Reveals Why Avoiding Divorce Is Bad Idea For The Kids

In a recent interview family attorney Daryl G. Weinman, managing partner at Weinman & Associates, P.C. in Austin, Texas, revealed why staying in a failing marriage is detrimental for the

5 Tips to Change Toxic Communication

As family lawyers we see some former couples and separated parents who are in high conflict every day. That conflict is usually borne out in terse and accusatory emails and

If I Can Waive Alimony, Why Can’t I Waive Child Support?

If I can waive alimony, why can’t I waive child support? Fair question. Here’s why: Alimony and child support are two different things and are treated differently under the law.