How to Be a Better Parenting Team
Nothing tests a relationship — no matter how secure and happy it might be — quite like parenthood. From the day you learn that kids are entering the picture, there are decisions to be made (Do we bank the cord blood? Circumcise the baby? Hire a midwife?), and while the themes of the issues at hand may evolve, they never get any easier. Add to your new docket of responsibilities the fact that one or both of you is likely going through life on less sleep than you'd ever imagined you could function on, and it's a recipe for conflict.
As one year comes to a close and a new one begins, we're resolving to recommit to approaching parenting as a team. Here's the plan.