Because there is so much at stake, you also need to document any short-comings of your spouse that would be relevant to the custody case.
There are a number of ways that you can prove that you are a better parent.
If the other parent is unreliable and often late for scheduled exchanges, clearly document these occasions.
Maintain records of your correspondence with the other parent that demonstrates your reliability and commitment to your child’s needs.
To win your child custody case, you will need to prove to the judge that it is in the best interest of the children to be with you.
In preparing for a custody case, be aware that your parenting skills and daily interactions with your children will be thoroughly inspected by a judge.
Today, it can no longer be assumed that the mother will get custody of the children.