My biggest struggle was slowing down to their speed & being open to their needs. I had to recalibrate myself. Learn more tips about co-parenting a young child.
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It may serve your wants & needs to integrate your new girlfriend into your life but it can cause anguish for everyone – especially children. Use this checklist.
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You are showing healthy levels of compassion for mom. You are showing how grown-ups can get beyond their differences to celebrate even when co-parenting.
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If you are a single co-parenting dad searching the internet for insight, resources and general knowledge, you’re not alone. Here are some great resources.
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Combating screen time, Dad’s Game Day Extravaganza throws all aside and allows kids to revel in an all day blow out of all of their favorite games and titles.
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Part of the transition from ‘dad’ to ‘single dad’ was the ‘show must go on’! I needed to re-calibrate, plan ahead and leave room for random acts of fun.
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Let’s start by saying moms are better at tribes than dads. There are many physical and mental benefits to having a strong sense of kinship, of community or tribe.
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Becoming a single, co-parenting dad has made my parenting much more purposeful, more proactive, more focused and perhaps a bit more empathic.
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Insecurities aside for a moment, at the root of the new two dad scenario (Bio Dad and Bonus Dad) is the potential for friction. Find ways to communicate.
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It is about establishing healthy habits, taking inventory of what is causing pain, and keeping you from being the best role model for your children. (2 min 26 sec read)
Remember Valentine’s Day can cause a ton of social pressure for school-aged kids where there’s pressure if they do not send or receive the most Valentine’s. (2min 21 sec read)
It is an important reminder to know there are some clear benefits for dads to figure out some dishes to make for their kids and get them involved! (2 min 54 sec read)
Co-parenting Dad getting back into the dating scene who keep the focus on what is most important…the children. (3 min 26 sec read)