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Brittany Wong is the Associate Editor of Huffington Post Divorce.

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I Live With My Ex-Wife And Her New Wife -- And Our Kids Are Better For It

(276) Comments | Posted July 3, 2015 | 2:16 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!

After...

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'돌싱'들이 말하는 싱글의 장점 20가지

(1) Comments | Posted July 2, 2015 | 3:24 PM

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최근 이혼을 경험한 사람이라면 아마도 7월 4일(미국의 독립기념일)이 더욱 의미심장하게 느껴질 것이다. '다시 싱글이다'라는 기쁨을 누릴 자유가 이제는 있으니 말이다.(큰 침대를 독차지할 수 있는 것 역시 큰 몫을 한다)

아래는 허핑턴포스트 '이혼'(허핑턴포스트 US의 한 섹션)이 페이스북을 통해 싱글이 되어서 좋은 이유에 대해 설문한...

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20 Reasons To Celebrate Being Single This Independence Day

(144) Comments | Posted July 1, 2015 | 8:05 PM

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Those of us who are newly divorced have something extra to celebrate this Fourth of July: The freedom to do exactly as we please now that we're single again! (Also: the freedom to take up the entire bed. That's a major win.)

Below,

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An Open Letter To The Woman I Was On My Wedding Day

(5) Comments | Posted July 1, 2015 | 5:16 PM

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Jennifer Ball was 26 when she married. Thirteen years later, she and her husband divorced. Below, Ball, who blogs at Happy Hausfrau, writes a letter to the woman she was on her wedding day.

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No, You Can't Divorce-Proof Your Marriage (But Here's What You Can Do Instead)

(97) Comments | Posted June 30, 2015 | 4:34 PM

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The first rule to follow if you want to "divorce-proof" your marriage? Stop thinking it's even possible.

As comforting as it may be to believe you can shield yourself from a split, experts say the phrase "divorce-proof" sends the wrong message to married couples.

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How Hiking Helped Me Move Past The Pain Of Divorce

(0) Comments | Posted June 26, 2015 | 6:04 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 divorce, in...

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9 cosas que ocurren en las comedias románticas pero no en la realidad (GIFS)

(1) Comments | Posted June 26, 2015 | 4:53 PM

¿Tus expectativas acerca de los comienzos de una relación son muy altas? Puedes echarle la culpa a las comedias románticas.

Aquí tenemos nueve cosas que siempre ocurren en comedias románticas pero que no han sucedido una sola vez en la vida real. En efecto, hemos hecho una comparación punto...

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14 Things Divorce Teaches You About Marriage

(15) Comments | Posted June 25, 2015 | 4:42 PM

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It's easy to dwell on the mistakes you made when a marriage ends, but look on the bright side: going through a divorce makes you smarter about love. The marriage didn't last but you undoubtedly walked away with a better understanding of what you need to...

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My Husband And I Live In The Same Building As My Ex. Here's What It's Like

(8) Comments | Posted June 25, 2015 | 1:42 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!

Christine...

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7 Ways Men Say They Bounced Back From Divorce

(35) Comments | Posted June 24, 2015 | 3:49 PM

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When it comes to advice on moving on post-split, men seem to get the short shrift. The reality is, divorce is just as crushing for men as it is for women. Most of us take our vows with the intention for the marriage to last. Rerouting...

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6 Ways To Make Co-Parenting Less Stressful

(1) Comments | Posted June 23, 2015 | 5:10 PM

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The goal of co-parenting after divorce is simple: Like any other parent, you want to ensure that your kids are happy, healthy and set up for success in their future endeavors.

But when it's a constant struggle to see eye to eye with your ex...

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This App Will Break Up With Someone For You (If You're A Terrible Person)

(19) Comments | Posted June 23, 2015 | 2:31 PM

Breaking up is hard to do -- but is it really so difficult that you need an app to do it for you?

Styled off Tinder, a new app called Binder will send a snarky text and voicemail to your partner to break the news that you're officially donezo....

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I Learned What 'Happily Ever After' Really Meant After Divorce

(9) Comments | Posted June 22, 2015 | 4:57 PM

"This Is Divorce At..." is a HuffPost Divorce series delving into divorce at every stage of life. Want to share your experience of divorcing at a certain age? Email us at divorce@huffingtonpost.com or tweet @HuffPost Divorce.

As writer Nancy Lay-King tells it, divorce at...

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12 Things You Don't Understand About Divorce (Until You Get One)

(1) Comments | Posted June 22, 2015 | 1:22 PM

There's nothing easy about getting a divorce -- and the judgment you encounter from otherwise well-meaning friends and family only makes it worse. The truth is, you don't really know what it's like to get a divorce until you're on the brink of getting one.

To help clear things...

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Jilted Bride Penned The World's Most Depressing eBay Listing

(21) Comments | Posted June 19, 2015 | 5:58 PM

Wedding dresses for sale on eBay are a dime a dozen. But this listing is different -- this woman's dress has a sob story to tell.

"Rejected wedding dress seeks lasting love and holy matrimony," a UK listing that went up earlier this week reads. From there,...

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6 Powerful Life Lessons Learned From Single Dads

(32) Comments | Posted June 19, 2015 | 11:46 AM

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This Father's Day, we're celebrating single and divorced dads. Whether you have full custody or time with the kids every other weekend, the lessons you're imparting by being present are incredibly valuable.

Below, grown children of divorce share the most important lessons their dads taught...

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How This Divorced Mama Got Her 'Swagger' Back Post-Split

(7) Comments | Posted June 18, 2015 | 6:39 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 divorce, in...

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What You Need To Know If Your Spouse Leaves You

(34) Comments | Posted June 18, 2015 | 3:24 PM

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Divorce is a painful experience regardless of who initiates it, but it hurts that much more when you're the spouse who's left.

Below, divorcés and experts offer their best advice on coping when you're blindsided by divorce.

1. Find a more fulfilling life.
"I...

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What It's Like To Have Your Parents Split Up As A 4-Year-Old

(2) Comments | Posted June 17, 2015 | 6:15 PM

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"When My Parents Split Up" is a HuffPost series that explores what it's like to have your parents divorce at all ages, from infancy to adulthood. Want to share your experience as a child of divorce? Email us at divorce@huffingtonpost.com.

Brooklyn-based writer Toria...

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She 'Couldn't Support Herself' At 43. Now She's A Force To Be Reckoned With.

(20) Comments | Posted June 16, 2015 | 7:24 PM

"This Is Divorce At..." is a HuffPost Divorce series delving into divorce at every stage of life. Want to share your experience of divorcing at a certain age? Email us at divorce@huffingtonpost.com or tweet @HuffPost Divorce.

On their 25th anniversary, Wendy Mooney and her...

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