CHAPTER27

Single Parenting

In This Chapter

  • The responsibilities of the custodial and noncustodial parents
  • Juggling childcare, work, and your social life
  • How to nurture your child
  • Getting the most out of your time with your child

After your divorce settlement or trial is over and the shock has worn off, you will confront a different life. In your new role as single parent and single person, you will have to help your slightly smaller family navigate the rapids of life.

Because your children have a more limited perspective than you, you must help them deal with the fact that mom and dad are not living together in the same home. You will have ...

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