The idea of nesting is becoming a new trend in the ever increasing emphasis on the importance of coParenting. According to, nesting “refers to a transitional arrangement where parents continue to share the family home and take turns being ‘on duty’ with the children.

This is a fairly new concept in coParenting and Family Law, but it doesn’t work for everyone.  Here are a couple of links to help educate you on what nesting is and whether or not your family may be a good candidate for such an arrangement.’s-Nest-Custody-Arrangement