Word to the Wise:
Everyone will meet someone they will have to work with, work for or be in the presence of that they are not compatible with. Demonstrating what working together looks like, even in the throws of incompatibility with your partner, will role model this healthy behavior for your child.
Let’s touch on your childhood. Did your parents live together, co-parent, were they married or maybe you were raised by a family member. Whatever the scenario, the way your care-giver interacted with another co-parent or co-caregiver will affect how you address your own dynamics. Right here, right now, let’s try to get some of the negative thoughts addressed so that you can then work on changing your response.