Liking her kids isn't the same as raising her kids. Be ready for rapid-fire spontaneity or an ironclad calendar. There is nothing more beautiful than a joyful child.
You might have some really great ideas about how you think she could do things, and you might have some strong ideas about how children should behave. You're at the mercy of custody agreements, parent-teacher conferences, skinned knees, stuffy noses, and — buy her wine for this one — lice. Throw everything you know about Sunday Funday out the window.
I’m now in a place where I’m the happiest I’ve ever been.
I have a good relationship with my ex-husband and my kids are extremely happy, but it hasn’t always been this way.
I’ve been in a terrible relationship before and honestly now, I’d rather be alone than with the wrong guy.