The kids. They are central to so many decisions around your divorce. And here come the holidays. Should you and your ex spend the holidays together? Will that benefit your kids? There are pros and cons to divorced parents spending the holidays together and considerations should you choose to do so. Can you still be […]
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Holiday time can be exciting, stressful, overwhelming, and/or comforting depending on your holiday traditions. For many families, it means spending time at different homes, particularly where parents are divorced. In the movie Four Christmases, a couple struggles to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas Day, showcasing the trials and tribulations of splitting [...]
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Most of my divorce mediation clients want a flexible schedule when it comes to spending holiday time with their kids and I think that is great! However, it is usually a good idea to have a written “back up” schedule that can be followed if needed. Some tips that seem to work well for [...]
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Although I do not believe there are any hard and fast statistics, the general impression among divorce and family law professionals is that January and February are “high season” for divorce and separation. There are many theories about why this time of year sees so many couples calling it quits. One idea is that [...]
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