Brandie Weikle is Editor & Publisher TheNewFamily.com and host of The New Family Podcast. She is a former editor-in-chief of  Canadian Family  magazine, parenting and relationships editor for the  Toronto Star , founding editor of two  Toronto Star  websites, and an editor for  Today’s Parent . She writes a column called Modern Family for the Toronto Star, and is working on a book called The Ex Next Door: How a New Generation of Parents is Redefining Life After Divorce.