Here’s a great link for anyone anyone who needs to develop a parenting plan because of separation or divorce.  Even if you do not live in Arizona, the information is excellent.  This comprehensive guide contains sample parenting plans for various age groups and discusses many special circumstances which impact parenting plans. The guide is intended to help parents reduce conflict and reach agreements more easily.  Check it out and learn about developmental needs by age group; review sample plans as well as pros and cons for each plan; discover new ideas and proven ways of resolving common parenting issues; gain a better understanding separate parenting in general; learn the definitions of common separate parenting terms.  Most importantly, increase your confidence about your ability to create a workable parenting plan that will fit the unique needs of your family.  You are the expert of your own life and the lives of your children…educate yourself so you are able to remain in control your future.