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Reflections: Honoring Our Family’s History

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I’ve written about nesting and our family traditions before. How all sorts of things – from before & after our divorce – surround us in our home all the time. read more

Nesting (Birdnesting) Coparenting after Divorce Can Actually Save You Money!

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As I describe in further detail in my article for Divorce Magazine: nesting/birdnesting custody may be a way to benefit your family not only through continuity for the children but also by providing better financial stability. read more

How 8 Books Changed My Life

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I recently wrote a piece for Divorce Magazine titled: 8 Books That Helped Me Create My Perfect Life after Divorce – And Not One of Them Is About Divorce! Here’s a little…

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Nesting After Divorce Can Save You Money

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Unlike a traditional divorce scenario, nesting means there is only one primary residence [This article originally appeared in Divorce Magazine’s blog on October 22, 2020.] Nesting after divorce is a…

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The Divorce and Beyond Podcast: Episode 135

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In this episode, Susan Guthrie speaks with Beth Behrendt, a divorced mother to three boys who has successfully followed a nesting custody arrangement with her ex for six years read more

Divorced Couple Turns to Nesting for the Kids

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Our interview for The Journal-Gazette Bill and I, and our son, Jack, were interviewed for our local paper’s first article about nesting. It was also the first time Jack has…

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“Birdnesting: The Pros and Cons” for The Plum

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An interview with Beth Behrendt I was interviewed about the pros and cons of nesting for The Plum, a website whose mission is to help women “handle the hustle with…

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Reintroducing Myself.

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Hi there! I’m Beth Behrendt (rhymes with “parent”). I’m a writer, mom of three boys, and nester. (“What’s a nester?” you ask? More on that below.) The “writer” part— I’ve been…

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Christmas at the Nest

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Revisiting “A Very Nesting Christmas” With holiday season upon us once again I wanted to share an article* I wrote two years ago about our family’s rather unique—yet also oh-so-very-common—celebration…

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Me? On Good Morning America?

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How I Ended Up on Good Morning America: Lessons from the Process How does a writer get an appearance on Good Morning America? Not a big-time, best-selling author, or a…

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