The holidays are always a bit more of a tricky time for those with divorced parents and numerous different family gatherings to attend to keep everyone happy. Half of the Jolie-Pitt clan, have found a solution by breaking up Christmas and spending the day prior with their dad and the 25th with their mum.
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According to ET Online, Pitt will spend Christmas Eve and his 56th birthday, December 18, with three of his six children, Shiloh, 13, and 11-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne, at his Los Angeles home.
The actor's other three children - Maddox, 18, Pax, 16, and Zahara, 14, all of whom he adopted with his ex, Angelina Jolie - aren't expected to join the two occasions, though the source didn't specify why and noted that all of the kids are always welcome at Pitt's home.
As for Christmas Day? All six of the Jolie-Pitt children will be with their mum.
Recently Jolie opened up about co-parenting, saying she would love to live overseas but doesn't want to move the couple's children away from their dad. "I would love to live abroad and will do as soon as my children are 18," she told Harper's BAZAAR US. "Right now I'm having to base where their father chooses to live."