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Posts tagged "Parenting Issues"

Are you a snowplow parent?

There is a new kind of parenting trend that has made waves; it's called snowplow parenting, and it's something that you and your spouse may be accused of if you can't let your child handle any kind of obstacles on their own.

Avoid these 2 issues when raising your children after divorce

There are plenty of issues that children may have as they go through divorce. They may struggle with their parents not loving each other anymore. They may have a hard time living in a new home or going to a new school. At the end of the day, parents have their hands full while they try to guide their children through all the changes that are happening because of their divorce case.

Your recreational pot use can affect custody

If you are in the middle of a contested custody battle with your ex, you should expect that they may decide to play dirty. While that can mean all sorts of different things, here in California where recreational marijuana use is now legal, the bud you smoke could become a legal sticking point.

Never use your child as a messenger between you and your ex

If you are a parent who is involved in a conflict-ridden divorce or who still can't communicate amicably with your ex, you may find that it's easier to send requests or information to your coparent through your child. After all, they're not going to lash out at their child in the same way that they speak with you, right? Nonetheless, parents should never be communicating through their children.

Remember these 2 tips to handle parenting disputes

Parenting issues often arise during divorces and afterward, because parents are trying to adjust to raising their children between homes. Of course, there are times when all parents argue or disagree on how they should raise their children. The most important thing is that both people can agree to work together to resolve their dispute and do what's best for their children.

Handle parenting issues with better communication techniques

Parenting issues can be anything from being unsure how often to allow your children online to managing their custody schedule with your ex-spouse. It's true that children create a number of challenges that can be hard to overcome sometimes.

My ex won't give me my kids...Now what?

One major problem that some parents face is when the other parent tries to withhold custody. It's against the law to withhold custody unless a child is in direct danger, and even then, there are steps that the parent needs to take to report the abuse or negligence that they're alleging is taking place.