Co-parenting should be seamless. There are kids involved, after all. As parents, we should be able to put our feelings of resentment, sadness, and sometimes puro odio aside for the sake of the children. But, what happens when your now insignificant other and his familia make your life a living inferno? Unfortunately, you can’t detach yourself all together; you have to suck it up, especially during the holidays.
Ah yes, the holiday season is upon us! Only instead of singing fa la la la la, you’re insufferable ex has you roasting old pics on an open fire. There are better ways to cope. Here’s how to survive the holidays if your ex and his family are full of venom — or just straight up crazy.