custody

Visitation exchanges need not be police matters or events that create patterns of family dysfunction in the children we love.

What Should A Custody Exchange Look Like? 10 Ways To More Peace

What should a custody exchange look like and how do co-parents manage to keep them peaceful and productive? Read...
Divorce Warrior of DivorcedMoms    |   08.16.17   |   SHARE
Families
As long as my ex and I shared a home, we were sure to fight.

Why I Considered Bird Nesting, But Decided Against It

When my ex and I decided to divorce, I was overcome with fear and sadness at the thought of living part time without my two children. Could it be Read...
Divorce Warrior of DivorcedMoms    |   01.11.17   |   SHARE
Families
They are not yet aware that he’s gone. I know it’s only a matter of time before they figure it out. Image: Thinkstock.

Ask Erin: My Husband Left Me And The Kids Suddenly — What Do I Do?

My husband of 11 years recently and suddenly left me and our two children, ages 2 and 6. They are not yet aware that he’s gone. They think he’s Read...
Erin Khar    |   07.29.16   |   SHARE
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The Heroic Mothers Of Lost Children

The prevailing myth was that women had an unfair advantage in custody battles and that men were discriminated against. This was not true then, Read...
Phyllis Chesler    |   05.16.16   |   SHARE
Voices

Frozen Embryos Don't Have Rights, Women Do 

"It's simple, really. If you can muddy the waters enough, and espouse concern for the rights of those poor defenseless embryos enough, what should be Read...
Jody Allard    |   05.12.15   |   SHARE
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Is Sherri Shepherd Wrongly Being Forced Into Motherhood?

The former View host is embroiled in a court case raising challenging questions about parental responsibilities. Read...
Ariel Chesler    |   04.24.15   |   SHARE
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