Mums Advice, Parents, Uncategorized

What is Co-Parenting? Is it Difficult?

If you are going to write about the benefits of co-parenting, one thing that you will inevitably find there is a lot of disagreement about. There are both pros and cons to co parenting and each family will have their own unique take on what benefits of co-parenting really are. It is therefore important that …

Parenting Styles
Parents, School

How do Parenting Styles Affect a Childs Development

A new study investigated the relationships between parenting styles, parent-child relationship characteristics, and mediator characteristics of parents and children. The study found that parenting styles were related to parent-child relationship characteristics such as warmth and authoritarianism, and how those relationships were related to the mediator-spouse relationship quality. Parenting styles also seemed to affect the beliefs …

Child Support
Mums Advice, Parents

Who Pays Child Support in a Co-Parenting Relationship?

A common misunderstanding about child support is the assumption that if you have joint physical custody and your child spends half of his or her time with you and half of the time in the other parent’s household, then neither parent must pay child support. Joint physical custody is usually the situation where the child …

Parenting technology
Parents, Uncategorized

How Technology Affects Parenting

Parenting technology has changed dramatically over the years. The first home computers came only with word processing applications and the Internet; today, there is no limit to what a parent can do with a computer. Baby electronic baby technology is also on the rise. Parents are seeking devices, programs, and software that all have a …