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Brittany Wong is the Associate Editor of Huffington Post Divorce.

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Why My Spouse Comes First In My Second Marriage

(15) Comments | Posted April 24, 2015 | 11:54 AM

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 life!

After 11 years...

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10 Things No One Tells You About Divorce

(4) Comments | Posted April 23, 2015 | 1:16 PM

Not all divorce advice is created equal. For every good tip you receive from someone (don't use your attorney as your therapist, keep those rants about your ex off Facebook), there are just as many unhelpful comments: "Don't get mad, get everything!" Just no.

The best source for advice you...

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Lindsey Vonn May Be Dating Tiger Woods, But She's Just Not That Into Golf

(7) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 8:03 PM

Lindsey Vonn may be dating Tiger Woods, but don't go calling her a golf fan.

The Olympic skier stopped by "Late Night With Seth Meyers" on Tuesday night and gave a very unconvincing reply when pressed about her appreciation for Woods' profession.

"Do you like watching golf?" Meyers asked...

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9 Things You Should Never Say To A Divorcé

(43) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 5:29 PM

Even if you saw your friend's divorce coming from a mile away, it's normal to feel a little tongue-tied when responding to the news.

The best thing to do is tell the person you'll be there for them -- the simple act of listening is incredibly valuable. If your...

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Your Marriage Counselor Can Predict Whether Or Not You'll Divorce. Here's How

(39) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 11:45 AM

Therapist Becky Whetstone has seen hundreds of couples for pre-marital counseling through the years. If she thinks an engaged couple needs more time to work on their relationship before saying "I do," she's not one to hold back in telling them.

"Unfortunately, some people I see ignore the red...

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These Are The States With The Most Divorced Residents

(32) Comments | Posted April 20, 2015 | 2:52 PM

Nevada is known for being the most divorce-happy state, but Nevadans are hardly alone in calling it quits on their marriages.

The map below shows the states with the highest percentage of residents who identify as divorced -- and though Nevada comes out on top (13.9 percent), Maine isn't too...

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9 τύποι ανθρώπων που δεν είναι για γάμο

(1) Comments | Posted April 18, 2015 | 10:30 AM

Νιώθετε ότι είναι τέλειος για εσάς, αλλά έχει μία δικαιολογία για κάθε φορά που τον προσκαλείτε να έρθει να γνωρίσει τους φίλους και τους συγγενείς σας; Είστε σίγουρος ότι εκείνη είναι το άλλο σας μισό, αλλά κρίνει όλες σας τις αποφάσεις;

Είναι εύκολο να παραβλέπει κανείς τα στραβά κάποιου που...

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The Hardest Part Of Being A Parent In A Blended Family

(7) Comments | Posted April 16, 2015 | 11:08 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 life!

Sara Frost and...

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The No-Nonsense Quote That Helped Me Get Through Divorce

(10) Comments | Posted April 15, 2015 | 7:59 AM

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 divorce, in...

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9 Types Of People Who Simply Aren't Marriage Material

(92) Comments | Posted April 14, 2015 | 7:06 PM

He's perfect for you... but he has an excuse every time you invite him to meet your friends and family. She's everything you've ever wanted in a partner... but she's hyper-critical of all the decisions you make.

It's easy to disregard your reservations when you've found someone who seems perfect...

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Hier verraten Frauen, warum sie ihre Männer betrogen haben

(2) Comments | Posted April 14, 2015 | 11:47 AM

Die Schriftstellerin Sara Cornell hatte nie geplant, eine außereheliche Affäre zu haben - aber bevor sie es überhaupt realisiert hatte, steckte sie schon tief in den letzten Zügen.

„Es war keine bestimmte, bewusste und bedachte Handlung, erzählt sie der Huffington Post. „Ich bin nicht eines Tages aufwacht und hab...

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9 sinais de que seu casamento estava condenado ao fim desde o começo

(4) Comments | Posted April 12, 2015 | 5:28 PM

Às vezes, amarelar é um sinal de algo muito mais sério do que um caso de nervosismo antes do casamento.

Quais dúvidas são particularmente um pressentimento antes do casamento? Abaixo, especialistas analisam nove sinais de que seu relacionamento podia estar condenado desde o início.

1. Vocês eram simplesmente muito...

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The Conversation You And Your Spouse Need To Have, According To Author David Bach

(1) Comments | Posted April 10, 2015 | 5:27 PM

Research has shown that financial disagreements are a key predictor of divorce and it's not hard to see why: most couples don't tackle tough conversations about money until the the bills arrive or they're dealt a financial blow.

Instead of waiting for the worst, Smart Couples Finish...

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'I Never Thought I Would Be So Happy To Have Divorced Parents'

(3) Comments | Posted April 10, 2015 | 11:45 AM

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

Mary Carpenter has got the...

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Women Reveal What Drove Them To Cheat On Their Husbands

(435) Comments | Posted April 9, 2015 | 6:48 PM

Writer Sara Cornell never intended to have an extramarital affair, but before she knew it, she was deep in the throes of one.

"It wasn't a specific, conscious, considered act," she told The Huffington Post. "I didn’t wake up one day and think, 'Hey, I think I’d like to have...

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7 Signs You're Stuck In A Loveless Marriage

(12) Comments | Posted April 8, 2015 | 12:13 PM

You knew the heady early stages of your marriage weren't going to last forever. But when you find yourself stuck in a stagnant, unsatisfying relationship years later, you can't help but wonder: Is this really what I signed up for? Would we both be better off on our own?

...
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Woman's Tribute To Her Stepdad Reminds Us That Family Is More Than Biological Ties

(3) Comments | Posted April 7, 2015 | 5:00 PM

It takes a big person to fully embrace the role of stepdad: You have to love, teach and support your partner's kids just as much as their bio-dad would -- all while bracing yourself for those shouts of "you're not my real dad!" come the teen years. (Nope, that doesn't...

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The 30 Most Popular Places To Take A First Date, According To Dating App Clover

(10) Comments | Posted April 6, 2015 | 4:05 PM

Table for two... at Chipotle? A new infographic from the dating app Clover suggests that when it comes to picking a place to eat on a first date, chain restaurants reign supreme.

The app analyzed data from 200,000 of its users to determine the most popular first date destinations....

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9 sinais de que você se apaixonou por alguém narcisista

(1) Comments | Posted April 4, 2015 | 2:33 PM

Narcisistas são atraentes por bons motivos: eles são charmosos e não poupam elogios. Quando você percebe quão tóxicos eles podem ser, tarde demais – você já foi seduzido.

É claro que nem todo mundo que seja vagamente autoabsorto tem transtorno de personalidade narcisista (TPN). É importante notar que...

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The 'Dirty Little Secret' Of Being A Parent In A Blended Family

(10) Comments | Posted April 3, 2015 | 11:59 AM

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

Meghan Rogers and her partner...

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