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Don't Tell Me I'm Lucky To Have A 'Good' Divorce

Don't Tell Me I'm Lucky To Have A 'Good' Divorce

Laura Lifshitz  05.20.2015
Everyone tells me how lucky I am to have the best divorce ever. Lucky my ex is a good dad. Lucky my ex and I are not psychopaths. Lucky...
My First Family Vacation As A Single Mom

My First Family Vacation As A Single Mom

Tammy Letherer  05.20.2015
I stick close to the lodge the following day, made safe by sunshine, staff members, and internet access. That's when I overhear the director...

Putting Our Kids First

Jessica Kahan  05.19.2015
We did it and no one turned into a pumpkin. We did it and no one cried. We did it and while parts of it were awkward and new, overall it...
I Became A Desperate Housewife In My 20s, So I Left

I Became A Desperate Housewife In My 20s, So I Left

Brittany Wong  05.18.2015
"This Is Divorce At..." is a HuffPost Divorce series delving into divorce at every stage of life. Want to share your experience of divorcing...

Dump the Baggage: Make Room for Possibility

Liesl Testwuide  05.18.2015
Recently on my way home from New York, I was cursing myself for oversleeping and getting a late start to the airport. I'm a procrastinator...
The 10 Best Things About Getting Divorced

The 10 Best Things About Getting Divorced

Divorced Moms  05.18.2015
If you look closely enough, I'll bet you can find many great things that emerged from your divorce.

6 Unhealthy Habits That Lead to Divorce

Kimanzi Constable  05.17.2015
Why can't we remember how intensely in love we felt while going through hard times in our marriage? If only life worked that way but it...

How Family Law Attorneys Tend to Think, Part IV

Mark Baer  05.16.2015
On July 10, 2011, Joan T. Daniels, Esq. posted the following comment on the listserv for the members of the Family Law Section of the Los...

Are Single Parents All Created Equal?

Stacey Freeman  05.13.2015
Not all single parents are created equal. Some of us have it easier than others, and in different ways. Some of us have it more difficult,...
14 One-Liners That Sum Up What Divorce Is Really Like

14 One-Liners That Sum Up What Divorce Is Really Like

Brittany Wong  05.12.2015
Divorce as a subject matter really lends itself to wisecracks (maybe it's because if you don't laugh about it, you'll cry). The late, great...
Divorce Is a Death: Divorce Lawyer Turned Client

Divorce Is a Death: Divorce Lawyer Turned Client

Natalie Gregg  05.11.2015
I used to tell my clients that divorce is a death of sorts. I didn't know that from experience but through watching former clients suffer...
Why I Chose My Ex's New Wife Over My Friends

Why I Chose My Ex's New Wife Over My Friends

Shelley Wetton  05.11.2015
I realized I needed a positive relationship with my ex and his fiancé, if not for my own sanity, for my child's future.
Too Many Breakups? How to Keep From Getting Cynical

Too Many Breakups? How to Keep From Getting Cynical

Wendy Keller  05.11.2015
It didn't work. That's too bad. But it doesn't indicate you are fundamentally flawed, nor that everyone of the opposite gender is defective....

But Mommy, You'll Be Alone

Laura Lifshitz  05.11.2015
On Mother's Day, I said goodbye to my dog. She didn't die. No, she's still alive and perky at almost eleven years old, but I gave her to...