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Why You Should Get Divorced This Year

Jason Levoy | Posted 01.07.2016 | Divorce
Jason Levoy

January is a popular month for filing for divorce. It doesn't matter when you file for divorce, but if you think that's where you are heading, start preparing now. The more prepared you are for the process, the better and smoother it will be.

The First Holidays After Your Divorce

Sheila Blagg | Posted 03.11.2016 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

There is no map to guide you from Thanksgiving Thursday through New Year's Day, no, blueprint outlining how you should feel and when. Unfortunately, it's a crash course that everyone going through a divorce must take.

Two Options When You've Been Cheated on: Forgive or Divorce

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 10.08.2016 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

Finding out your spouse cheated can be devastating. It can shatter your life, it can make you angrier than you ever thought you could be, it can cause gut-wrenching sadness and worst of all, make you feel like the trust you thought you had meant nothing.

What To Do If Your Ex Is Airing Dirty Laundry

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 06.22.2015 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

Sometimes, the conversation can go to far and people decide to reveal very personal things about their soon-to-be ex. In other words, if you are getting divorced, be prepared that your dirty laundry might be aired.

Seamless Transitions From Divorce to Dating

Sheila Blagg | Posted 09.30.2014 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

If you've recently gone through a divorce and you're thinking about how to get back into the dating scene, you need to prepare yourself mentally. Before you plunge in head first looking for your next major relationship, do take some time for yourself.

10 Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Relationship

YourTango | Posted 07.21.2014 | Divorce

By Dave Elliot for I've assembled a list of non gender-specific ways that couples sabotage their relationships. Hopefully, this list ...

Study Reveals Which Gender Is More Likely To Be Unhappy In Marriage

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 07.11.2014 | Divorce

According to new research, women are more likely than men to want out of a marriage -- and they're also more willing to actually end it. The Austin...

50 Things To Do When Your Marriage Ends

Posted 05.25.2014 | Divorce

Written by Adriana Velez on CafeMom's blog, The Stir. I recently came across something inspiring: This breakup bucket list. It's a to-do list a bl...

I Was Taught That Divorce Was An Unforgivable Sin -- But I Did It Anyway

Posted 04.28.2014 | Divorce

By Blackberry Wine for I was raised in a deeply religious home. Divorce was sin in every situation. I remember a family in our chu...

Eating A KitKat Like This Is Totally Grounds For Divorce

Posted 03.07.2014 | Divorce

Listen, there's a right way to do things and a wrong way, and that applies to candy eating. It's a lesson one wife learned the hard way when her h...

9 Things No One Tells You About Divorce

Posted 02.18.2014 | Divorce

Written by Jenny Erikson on CafeMom's blog, The Stir Divorce is a life-changer, for sure. The death of a marriage means that nothing will ever be ...

8 Things My Kids Taught Me About Love

Posted 02.01.2014 | Divorce

Written by Michele Zipp on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir. There is a moment -- sometimes many, many moments -- after your marriage is over that you th...

8 Things You Won't Want To Hear (But Need To Hear) During Divorce

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

Written by Mikalee Byerman for I remember it well: the gnawing, gut-wrenching pain. The waking up every night at the same time —...

Who Gets The Pets In A Divorce?

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

By Maria Moya for You might think of your dog as your fur child, but the law would not agree. "In the eyes of the law, they are r...

6 Signs Your Marriage Is Headed For Divorce

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

Written by Cathy Meyer for If you are married, having problems and sticking your head in the sand, where is your marriage headed? ...

Woman Tries To Sue Her Divorce Lawyers For The Most Ridiculous Reason

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

Apparently not everyone is aware that a divorce ends a marriage. A British woman tried to sue her lawyers, claiming they should have warned her that b...

Is January National Divorce Month?

Stann Givens | Posted 03.07.2014 | Divorce
Stann Givens

January is upon us and the phones are starting to ring. It happens every year in our divorce law practice. It's the same old story: clients dissatisfied with the marital relationships, but not wanting to file for divorce until after the holidays.

After Divorce, Who Keeps The Ring?

Natalie Gregg | Posted 11.23.2013 | Divorce
Natalie Gregg

Generally across the states, if you look at how courts address what to do with an engagement ring after a decision not to marry, there are two major rules.

Sharing the Silver Linings of Divorce

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 08.29.2013 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

Divorce brings growth and acceptance and self-introspection and empowerment. And, divorce brings advantages. That's right, advantages. Would you believe there are ADVANTAGES of being divorced? Let me share the silver linings of divorce.

Divorce Your Divorce

Lois Tarter | Posted 07.30.2013 | Divorce
Lois Tarter

How do you live your life during a divorce? Here are seven ways to help you divorce your divorce and enjoy summer.

Important Advice For Spouses Who Were 'Left'

Magda Pecsenye | Posted 04.10.2013 | Divorce
Magda Pecsenye

Here's some hope for 2013 for those of you who are getting divorced because your former partner left.

5 Good Reasons To Have A Rebound Relationship

Jennifer Nagy | Posted 11.04.2012 | Divorce
Jennifer Nagy

Unlike many other divorce and relationship experts, I don't believe that it's necessary to abstain from all relationships until you have emotionally recovered from your divorce. Instead, I recommend that divorcees jump headfirst into a rebound relationship.

Don't Sweat the Wedding: It's the Marriage That Counts

Joanna Dreifus | Posted 12.25.2011 | Weddings
Joanna Dreifus

Last month, my 8-year-old daughter unearthed my wedding album. She barely remembers us together. "Were you happy ?" she asked. "Yes," I answered. I'd loved her father. I'd loved my wedding. I will never regret the marriage because it gave me her and her little brother.

Why Couples Are Staying Un-Divorced (VIDEO)

CBS | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Jane Anthony and her husband have been separated for over 10 years, but aren't legally divorced. They're part of a growing trend of married couples wh...