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Divorce Etiquette

5 Things Never To Say To Someone Recently Divorced

Posted 06.03.2014 | OWN

The author of Life Drawing: A Novel explains the rules of kindness and etiquette to follow when comforting a newly single friend or family member. ...

5 Things You Should Never Say To A Single Mom

Wendy Fontaine | Posted 11.05.2013 | Divorce
Wendy Fontaine

Being a single parent, particularly a single mother, and identifying yourself as such, means constantly being open to criticism, not only from other parents, but also from politicians, family members and even strangers.

The Dos And Don’ts Of A Civilized Divorce

Liz Wyse | Posted 05.06.2012 | Divorce
Liz Wyse

For many people, the idea of divorcing with decorum is preposterous -- this is a time when emotions are running high, when divorcing couples are forced to confront toxic feelings of betrayal, resentment and disillusion.

6 Ways To See Your Kids More This Holiday

Bari Zell Weinberger, Esq. | Posted 02.19.2012 | Divorce
Bari Zell Weinberger, Esq.

If you are divorced or legally separated and your scheduled parenting plan says your children will be spending the holidays with your ex-spouse, you might be wondering how you can make some arrangement to still see your children.

What Should Kim And Kris Do Now? HuffPost Etiquette Experts Weigh In

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Hallett | Posted 01.03.2012 | Weddings

There's been a lot of talk this week about why Kim Kardashian split from her husband, Kris Humphries, after just 72 days of marriage. Some speculate t...

Divorce Friend Etiquette: 6 Best Ways To Reach Out | Posted 05.29.2011 | Divorce

Friends always say "Whatever you need, call me." And they mean it. Trouble is, when you've been shattered, asking for any kind of help just reinforces...