Separated But Living Under One Roof -- For Now

What 'Nesting' Is Really Like For Divorced Couples

Jennifer Worden, 34, lives with her husband and son in Arlington. By all appearances, they’re a typical family: Mom and dad take turns shuttling their 5-year-old to school, they alternate bedtime routines, and each tries to give the other free nights to socialize with friends. They’re both frustrated by the housing market, and they’d love to find a bigger place. Just one detail: They’re separated.