At least once a month, arrange a time to talk to your child's other parent about how your child is doing at home and school. For young children, make sure to ask about milestones, development and behavior.
The how-tos weren’t included in the parenting manual that came with your kids. Here is that missing part of your parenting manual. The posts in this archive contain tips and how-tos on everything involved in long distance parenting from the practical to the emotional.
There are many parts to creating a long distance parenting plan. When When you get to the meat an potatoes of what to include in the parenting plan it can…
Any change in family situation is an adjustment to a child. A divorce, while unavoidable most of the time can be a huge change for a child. When one of the parents suddenly isn't there, it take a lot of sensitivity to help the child understand and learn how to reason thru what's going on around them.
I have a horrible memory. When it isnt something that I do on a daily basis, I forget about it. And between two jobs and every day stuff that has to be done, sometimes it's hard to remember when to call - or not to lose track of time. Here are some tips that help me remember.
Internet or virtual visitation is when a parent and child are able to see each other via webcams over the internet. This gives them the opportunity to see each other face to face in addition to talking on the phone and in-person visitation.