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Shared Custody

The Importance of the Standard of Living

Fred Silberberg | Posted 09.14.2014 | Divorce
Fred Silberberg

We often hear people jokingly refer to the fact that someone in a divorce is supposed to "enjoy the standard of living to which they have become accus...

One Choice, Two Parents: A Summertime Planner

Mark Roseman | Posted 09.25.2013 | Divorce
Mark Roseman

Parents most often live in different towns, perhaps different states, perhaps different regions of this country. But, unlike most of the year with cookie cutter visitation arrangements, the summer means even more scheduling, more agendas.

14 Ways To De-Stress When Your Ex Has the Kids

Posted 03.25.2013 | Divorce

One surprising silver-lining to divorce? Having time to yourself when your ex has the kids. You miss them, of course, but once you've adjusted to t...

How To Make Divorce Less Stressful For Your Kids

Posted 01.25.2013 | Divorce

It's not always easy to see eye-to-eye with your ex after divorce. But most co-parents agree that they must help their kids adjust to the split, and l...

6 Tips for Navigating Shared Custody

Ann Blumenthal Jacobs | Posted 08.11.2012 | Parents
Ann Blumenthal Jacobs

Here are six practical suggestions to help smooth the transition to shared custody for you and your child.

How To Win Joint Custody

Posted 05.14.2012 | Divorce

Wondering how to get joint custody? Here's what you need to know, from divorce lawyer Joseph E. Cordell, the author of the author of "Your Civil War: ...

ReThink Review: Friends With Kids -- Shared Custody, Hold the Divorce

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.14.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

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How To Avoid A Hellish Post-Divorce Holiday

Mommyish | Posted 08.28.2011 | Divorce

Let's face it, there's a hierarchy of holidays. Any day that you get to miss work is definitely a holiday. Depending on the food served, the tradition...

My Ex, My...Friend?

Karen Buscemi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Karen Buscemi

I was sitting with a plastic cup of Cabernet and flipping through a magazine, waiting for my oldest son's soccer game to start...

Troubled Families or Just Plain Trouble?

Vicki Larson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

By continuing to think in terms that diss dads -- and sometimes moms -- what are we really saying about marital and post-marital equality? The subtle message is that dads are second-class.

Why 'Father's Day' Doesn't Mean That Much To This Dad

Joel Schwartzberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joel Schwartzberg

From PBS Parents Father's Day -- at least as Hallmark and Wikipedia define it -- doesn't mean all that much to me, even though being a dad is one...