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Brittany Wong is the Associate Editor of Huffington Post Divorce.

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Don't End Your Marriage Until You've Asked These 7 Questions

(0) Comments | Posted February 9, 2016 | 3:35 PM


Few people decide to divorce without spending months -- sometimes even years -- soul searching and deliberating that decision.


Below, experts share seven things you absolutely must consider before calling it quits. 


1. Have we tried marriage counseling? 


You owe it yourself and your spouse...

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Chris Martin Says His Divorce From Gwyneth Paltrow Is A 'Weird One'

(0) Comments | Posted February 9, 2016 | 1:22 PM


Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin get along so well since separating in 2014, the actress has said the Coldplay frontman is more "like [her] brother" than an ex.


If you think their version of divorce is a little, well, different, you're not alone. In the latest issue...

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8 sinais inegáveis de que você se apaixonou por uma pessoa narcisista

(0) Comments | Posted February 8, 2016 | 7:52 PM

É fácil se apaixonar por pessoas narcisistas: elas são charmosas, elegantes e rápidas para cair em nossas graças com elogios e atenção constante.

Quando você percebe que foi enganada ou enganado para entrar em um relacionamento, na maioria das vezes, é muito tarde; essas pessoas usam as mesmas táticas de...

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Whatever You Do, Don't Say 'Divorce Is Not An Option'

(0) Comments | Posted February 8, 2016 | 3:56 PM


It's likely you've overheard a friend say something to this effect: "Divorce is not an option."


But the truth is, no one goes into marriage with the intention of splitting up. At best, the statement is naive -- at worst, it's a little offensive. While staying married is...

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Cindy Crawford: Ex-Husband Richard Gere Is Like 'A Stranger' To Me

(3) Comments | Posted February 8, 2016 | 1:15 PM


Twenty years after their divorce, Cindy Crawford admits she and ex-husband Richard Gere haven't really kept in touch.


The 49-year-old supermodel reminisced on her short-lived marriage to Gere recently in a candid interview with Marc Maron on his "WTF" podcast


"I was young," said...

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15 Heartfelt Confessions From Kids Raised By Single Parents

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 3:05 PM

Single parents do it all and do it well. 

In their kids' eyes, they are real-life superheroes -- and that title is in no way undeserved. Below, 15 people on Whisper -- an app that lets users anonymously share their thoughts -- give major props to the single moms and...

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Rose McGowan Files For Divorce From Husband Davey Detail

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 1:00 PM


"Charmed" actress Rose McGowan and husband Davey Detail are calling it quits after two years of marriage. 


According to People magazine, McGowan, 42, filed for divorce from the 39-year-old artist on Monday in Los Angeles. The court docs say the couple separated in May of...

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This Is The Hardest And Best Part Of Raising A Blended Family

(0) Comments | Posted February 4, 2016 | 7:44 PM


As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we spotlight a different stepfamily to learn how they've worked to bring their two families together. Our hope is that by telling their stories, we'll bring you closer to blended family bliss in your own...

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8 indícios claros de que seu relacionamento NÃO vai durar

(0) Comments | Posted February 4, 2016 | 3:48 PM

Todos os dias os terapeutas de casais e família falam com casais que querem dar um jeito nos seus relacionamentos, para que eles se fortaleçam – e falam também com casais que aparecem no seu consultório para uma última e desesperada tentativa de salvar seus casamentos.

Quais são alguns...

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A Letter To My 52-Year-Old Self On The Eve Of My Second Wedding

(0) Comments | Posted February 4, 2016 | 2:42 PM


Five years after her first marriage ended, Lisa Copeland married for a second time in 2007, believing she'd finally found the one. 


Though the marriage also ended in divorce two years later, it taught her a lot about what it takes to make a relationship work -- so...

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Catherine Zeta-Jones On The One Problem With Marriage Today

(0) Comments | Posted February 3, 2016 | 3:08 PM


After 15 years of marriage to hubby Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta-Jones has figured out the secret to a long-lasting union: Don't get divorced.


"You’ve got to keep the home fires burning! It’s a long road and I think people today are so quick to throw in the towel...

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This Is What Single Parenting Looks Like, In 17 Adorable Selfies

(0) Comments | Posted February 3, 2016 | 2:41 PM


Single parents: We know you're insanely busy but we've got a little request for you: stop whatever you're doing and take a selfie with your kids.  


Last month, HuffPost Divorce blogger Lindsey Light issued that bold call to action, asking fellow single parents to upload photos...

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7 Conversations To Have Before Marriage (If You Want To Avoid Divorce)

(0) Comments | Posted February 2, 2016 | 3:46 PM


When you make the decision to commit to someone, no topic of discussion should be off the table. Sure, some conversations may be more awkward than others, but having the tough talks now could help you stave off major problems in the long run. 


Below, psychologists and...

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The Stranger's Comment That Meant Everything To Me Post-Divorce

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 3:55 PM


If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package series. With each post, we'll show you what things -- books, movies, recipes -- helped others relieve stress in the midst of...

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Phil Collins Is Back With Ex-Wife After Massive Divorce Settlement

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 1:47 PM


Against all odds, Phil Collins has reunited with third wife Orianne Cevey eight years after paying her a reported $46.76 million divorce settlement.


In a new interview with Billboard, the 65-year-old rocker opened up about his struggle with alcoholism (he's been sober...

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The Money Issues That Drive Couples Apart In Every State

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 1:35 PM

Your relationship with money could ruin your chances at having an actual relationship. 

Personal finance site GOBankingRates recently asked Americans to share their biggest money-related deal breakers when it comes to love. Check out the results of their 5,000-person poll below:

Key takeaway: Don't plan to fall in...

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O que seu signo diz sobre sua vida amorosa (ou a inexistência dela)

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2016 | 10:47 PM

Qual a influência do seu signo na sua vida amorosa – ou falta dela? Muito mais do que você imagina, diz Jennifer Angel, uma das astrólogas mais conhecidas de Nova York.

Abaixo, Angel fala das maiores fraquezas de cada signo nos relacionamentos – e uma solução simples para...

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Είναι ώρα να πάτε παρακάτω: 9 σημάδια ότι ο σύντροφός σας δεν είναι ο κατάλληλος

(0) Comments | Posted January 29, 2016 | 7:14 AM

Ο σύντροφός μας πρέπει να βγάζει τον καλύτερο εαυτό μας, να μας εμπνέει να γινόμαστε καλύτεροι και να μας κάνει να γελάμε. Εάν όλα τα παραπάνω δεν συμβαίνουν, τότε μάλλον είστε με τον λάθος άνθρωπο.

1. Δεν αναγνωρίζει τις δυνατότητές σας
Ο άνθρωπος που πρέπει να έχετε δίπλα σας...

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10 Sätze, die du nie zu deinem Partner sagen solltest

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2016 | 5:06 PM

Du willst die sprichwörtliche Couch in deiner Beziehung um jeden Preis vermeiden? Dann pass auf, was du sagst.

Hier teilen Psychologen und Beziehungsexperten zehn Dinge mit dir, die du nie zu deiner besseren Hälfte sagen solltest.

1. „Warum tust du nie das, worum ich dich bitte?"

Du bist schon zum...

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These Are The Texts People Wish They Could Send Their Exes

(0) Comments | Posted January 28, 2016 | 3:45 PM

What would you tell the one that got away?

A new photos series on Instagram explores that very question, asking people to anonymously share the texts they wish they could send their exes. The series, called The Unsent Project, is the brainchild of 19-year-old artist Rora...

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