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25 New Year's Resolutions for Co-Parents

25 New Year's Resolutions for Co-Parents

Anyone who is transitioning through a separation - or has already separated - knows that during this time, emotions run high and feelings can get low. This is especially true when children are involved, and heightened even more during times like the holidays and special events. So how can we get our fellow co-parent to cooperate with us? It may start with you. Here are 25 ideas that can even be implemented as your New Year’s resolutions.

Taking On the New Year After Separating

Taking On the New Year After Separating

The holidays. The warmth of family and friends. The festive meals and parties. The closeness of community. Or not. For many people, the holidays are a big fat let down.  They shine a glaring spotlight on our lack of true connection, our loneliness or our deep-down-to-the-bone desire for something unnameable that is missing in our lives.