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Divorce is a New Beginning

Making Joint Child Custody Work

Coordinating schedules, shuffling kids between houses, splitting up the holidays – shared custody can be taxing on you, your ex, and your children. To make the situation more manageable, we wanted to provide some guidelines to ensure your joint custody agreement works: Keep your feelings separate from the…

What Kids Say About Divorce

Below, we hear about divorce from a child’s perspective. Meet 12-year-old Eric who reflects on his experience of his parents telling him they were getting a divorce. Included in this video are our tips for parents, including being sure to schedule one-on-one time with each of your children…

Adjusting to Life as a Single Father

Finding yourself as a newly single father may seem overwhelming. Adjusting to this new life involves finding a balanced strategy that meets the financial and emotional needs of your family AND yourself. And while it’s no easy task, we hope the below tips can help you into this…