Kids Spending The Summer With The Ex? 7 Survival Tips

It's hard not to get a little depressed when my ex-has the kids for during their summer vacation, but I have some tricks to keep myself distracted.

Custody & Visitation: 9 Signs Your Ex Is Drinking Again

Custody and visitation after divorce can become complicated. Especially if your alcoholic ex is drinking again. Here are nine signs to look for. 

5 Tips For Surviving Joint Custody With A Combative Ex

The sooner you let go of the dream of a positive co-parenting experience, the sooner you will learn how to function in reality.


How Should Parenting Time With An Alcoholic Parent Look?

Should an alcoholic parent be given parenting time? If so, how should that parenting time look and what steps can be taken to keep kids safe?

The Negative Impact Of Alcoholism On Your Family and Life

Alcoholism affects the alcoholics life, and his family's life. Even more so during divorce when child custody and visitation can be impacted by the drinking.

Divorce & Alcoholism: What Is a Court To Do?

Alcoholism, child custody and visitation. What will the court do if you have concerns about your child's safety when the non-custodial parent is a drinker?

5 Ways To Help Your Kids Transition During Visitation

Learn five practical ways you can support your children's well-being during the transition when visiting the non-custodial parent.

I Will No Longer Force My Children To Visit Their Dad!

I'm legally required to make the children visit their father, but it hasn't been easy. Here's a peek at how well this system is working for us so far.  

A Relationship Coach Seeks Advice: A Father

What is the answer to the question of how to deal when you feel your child slipping away? I am a relationship coach seeking for your advice.

What Do You Do When Your Ex Requests Less Parenting Time

It's hard when your ex requests less parenting time, but it's important to be proactive and make a plan to help you balance your time.

What To Do When Your Kid Doesn

What should you do when your child resists divorce visitation with their Dad? Here are crucial questions to ask yourself to help find resolution.

The Divorced Kid Shuffle: Pack up!  We

My kids have been going back and forth for 3 months now.  Aargh.


The Father Is Not In The Picture: Should You Adjust The Frame?

Is it always a good thing to have the father in the picture? I say, "no" and I say, "no" again. Let's discuss why.

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