Family Files

There is no such thing as a “broken family.” Family is family…. Families are made in the heart.  — C. Joybell C.

Should I be Calling the Kids?

Should I be Calling the Kids?

What’s Best in Two-Home Family Life? Children and phone calls can be a bit confusing for parents in a two-home family. “Should I be calling every night? I don’t want my kids to think I don’t love them – besides I really miss them.” Or, for some parents, “I’m not going...

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R&R: Healthy Rhythms & Routines

R&R: Healthy Rhythms & Routines

Kids in Two-Home Families (Often) Need More R&R! Really? Is two-home family life that much more stressful than a one-home family? Well … it can be. R&R for children in two-home families refers to “Routines & Rhythms.” Children learning how to live across...

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Helping Kids with Transitions between Homes

Helping Kids with Transitions between Homes

Transitions can be tough on kids for lots and lots of reasons. The biggest is that transitions remind every child that they no longer live in just one home with both parents. Now, moving back and forth between two homes isn’t a bad thing unless the transitions become...

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