We frequently write about the challenges that co-parents tend to face when trying to raise their children from two separate households. But no matter how carefully your child custody arrangements are constructed with your children’s best interests in mind, it is important to remember that your children are likely facing certain challenges related to your split as well.
Co-parents are often very, very busy individuals. Oftentimes, divorced or separated parents must work and juggle childrearing simultaneously. This kind of hectic lifestyle can become overwhelming. However, it is important to pause regularly in order to tell your kids a few simple truths that they will likely need to hear repeatedly, even if they insist that they do not.