It's not your kid's fault that you guys didn't work out. It's not your kid's issue if your ex isn't supportive. Regardless, it's only natural for your child to want love from both parents, whether they're together or not. Don't let your emotions or bitterness hinder your child's bond with their other parent. Even if you think your baby will end up brokenhearted, they will have to find out on their own. If not, they may resent you for the rest of their life.
A Pre-Divorce Checklist - Divorce is never easy, but collecting information and thinking through some of the issues before you even meet with your attorney can help you move through this life transition as smoothly as possible. Here’s a checklist outlining the kinds of information you’ll need to gather and why.