Finding Love Again After Divorce

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Not finding love again after divorce is a common fear among people ending their marriages. While dating again may be intimidating and feel strange, there are many options today that make meeting new people easy. Liv was in her early 30's and pregnant when she left her marriage. With a toddler and an infant, adjusting to living alone and co-parenting with a difficult ex, dating was important to … [Continue reading...]

Dating After Divorce Will Help You Get To Know Yourself

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Dating after divorce is complicated. For one thing it can be hard to choose dates when you're not sure what you're looking for. However, dating after divorce will help you get to know yourself. Liv was in her early 30's when she left her marriage. That was seven years ago and since then she's remarried and had another child. In between leaving and get remarried, Liv learned much about dating … [Continue reading...]

Shared Parenting And Helping Your Child With Their Homework

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When it comes to homework, most children do better with at least some assistance from their parents. However, shared parenting time adds another dimension to helping your child with their homework. My current guest, Liv ended her marriage seven years ago and her children are now aged nine and six. While her youngest is only just starting to get homework, it's part of every day life for her son … [Continue reading...]

Handling Communications With Your Child’s School

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Once you and your STBX have separated and you're going public with your divorce, your child's school needs to know. You'll need to consider how best to handle communications with your child's school. Liv has two children with her former husband. Her children are now aged nine and six and it's seven years since Liv ended her marriage. The conflict between her and her ex has continued … [Continue reading...]

How To Reduce The Conflict In Parenting Exchanges

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A reality of parenting after divorce is your child moving between your home and your ex's home. Like all transitions those exchanges can be awkward at first but do become routine as everyone adjusts to the new situation. However, if you and your ex are locked in post-divorce conflict then parenting exchanges are more opportunities for turmoil and you'll need to look at how to reduce the conflict … [Continue reading...]

Will Working With A Parenting Coordinator Help?

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If you're getting divorced and have children you will have to figure out how to share parenting time with your ex and that likely means creating a parenting plan. Parenting plans often say what needs to happen but not how it needs to happen and if you and your ex are struggling to communicate then you might ask if working with a Parenting Coordinator will help. When Liv left her marriage her … [Continue reading...]

Your Ex: Not The Parent You Want Them To Be

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Shared parenting is pretty much the expectation for divorcing parents in the U.S. and for most parents that inevitably means a degree of disagreement. It's especially hard when your ex is not the parent you want them to be. My current guest, Liv left her marriage while she was pregnant with her second child. Shared parenting time with an infant comes with its own set of challenges but it's not … [Continue reading...]