How to: Effective Parenting on a Part-Time Visitation Schedule

Effective Co Parenting on a Part-Time Visitation Schedule

Only seeing your child part time, whether a biological child or a stepchild gained through a new marriage, can be a major challenge. A child’s schedule is already filled with school and extracurricular activities, and adding a visitation schedule into the mix is a challenge even for couples on the best terms. By remembering some key points about co-parenting, you can maintain your involvement and influence in your child’s life with minimal disruption caused by a break up of parents. Make Two Houses Two Homes Currently there are no studies showing that a single, primary “home base” household is better for a child’s wellbeing. Often, a parent … [Continue reading]

Dear Son: I love your brother more.

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The below is a fictional letter. No actual father wrote this his hehon. No son actually had to read these words from his father. All characters appearing in this work are fictitious. Any resemblance to real persons, living or dead, is purely … [Continue reading]