This is a very good blog post about co parenting, which as the blogger says is not an easy thing to do. One thing that you must keep in mind is that the children come first. You should both be able to enjoy your children when they are with you. Following these seven rules will be a big help to good parenting for both parents.
- Parenting is tough enough when both parents live under the same roof and are on the same page most (or at least some) of the time.
- Curiosity about your ex’s new life is perfectly normal, but your child should never have to play messenger.
- “It’s awkward for any age of child — even grown-up children — to see their parent with someone new, so some time is important before actual introductions are made.”
“Every divorce, like every marriage, is different. But there are a few things all divorced parents should bear in mind. Here are my seven commandments of parenting post-divorce.”