Ways to evenly split custody

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Custody arrangements can be very complicated. The old format of getting the kids one weekend every fortnight is not very functional and does not let you be a part of every part of your child’s life. So, many parents are looking out for options that help out dividing time in a more evenly way: where […]

Top 5 Best coparenting apps

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Sometimes, we realize we live in the future. Like when most of the difficult tasks we need to do, can be many times managed or are less complicated thanks to an app. One of these amazing examples is co-parenting. Co-parents need to be organized. One of the key factors of doing it successfully is using […]

Child Custody Issues During the Red, Yellow, and Green COVID Phases

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Over the last three days, Alabama has averaged 1,000 new cases of COVID-19 per day. In the last two weeks, the state of Alabama has reported nearly 10,000 cases of coronavirus and 887 deaths from the virus. Some experts have wondered whether or not Alabama needs to tighten its restrictions again to prevent more deaths. […]

The best Co-Parenting strategies for a Peaceful Co-Existence

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Narcissism. Unilateral Decisions. Inflexibility. Hostility. Disrespect. Revenge. These are all examples of terrible co-parenting strategies. Not only will these attitudes cause conflict between you and your ex, but they will inevitably also harm your children in the process. Yet many people approach their co-parenting relationships with these tendencies based on their failed marital relationships. If […]

What Is The Role Of A Guardian Ad Litem?

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A Guardian Ad Litem (GAL) is someone designated by a judge to investigate and represent the best interests of a child in the context of a lawsuit. A guardian is someone who helps and protects the best interests of someone else. Ad litem means “for the lawsuit.” Frequently, a guardian ad litem is assigned in […]

What Should I Ask For In a Divorce Settlement?

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Creating a divorce settlement that leaves both you and your ex-spouse happy and secure is a delicate balance between the wants and needs of both parties. Compromise may be the last thing on earth you want to do, but a fair and equitable divorce settlement will save you time, energy, and frustration in the years […]

Child Custody Law: A Helpful Guide for Divorcing Parents

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Knowing and understanding child custody law and all of the possible scenarios will help you and your soon-to-be ex find the best solution for your individual situation. For parents facing divorce, determining a custody agreement is likely the hardest aspect of the process. Alabama child custody law defines custody as legal responsibility for the supervision […]

8 WAYS A DIVORCED DAD CAN BOOST HIS DAUGHTER’S SELF-ESTEEM

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It’s no secret that divorce is hard on kids, but as a divorced dad you have a huge amount of influence on how your daughter will perceive herself and future relationships. Unfortunately, research is showing that the father-daughter relationship postdivorce is often damaged, which in turn has long-term effects on her self-esteem. Her observations of […]

3 Best Kept Secrets to Successful Co-Parenting

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Successful co-parenting is necessary for the well-being of your children, but it’s often easier said than done. After a divorce, you’re not exactly a single parent, but parenting will definitely not be the same as it was. Whether your relationship with your ex is typically smooth sailing or a rocky road, the obstacles that successful co-parenting […]