Monthly Archives: December 2016

Children of Divorce and the Holidays

The holidays can be tough for children of divorce. Children are the real victims of conflict between their parents in divorced families. Like everyone involved, they are going through pain, grief, anger, and fear. Adults, however, are better equipped to check such emotions and work side-by-side. The courts encourage a system of shared parenting, which fosters the concept of putting the child's best interests ahead of the parents’ needs. With this goal in mind, following a parenting plan that allows both parents some quality family time over the holidays can help children grow into healthy, happy, whole people. Divorce doesn't...Read More