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Peaceful Divorce

6 Ways Your Divorce Is Harder Than It Needs to Be

Krista Barth | Posted 06.29.2016 | Divorce
Krista Barth

Divorce is generally unpleasant. Oh sure, we all have that friend who sails through it with a smile on their face and a spring in their step, never exhibiting an outward moment of hesitation as they move through the divorce with an almost unicorn-like dignity and grace.

The Best Way To Ask Your Spouse For A Divorce

Cheryl and Joe Dillon | Posted 05.22.2016 | Divorce
Cheryl and Joe Dillon

You've tried your hardest for years, but you just can't seem to make it work. You want out of your marriage. But how do you bring up the topic of divorce to your spouse without devastating them or triggering an all-out war?

25 Ways to Cheer Yourself up During a Divorce

Cheryl and Joe Dillon | Posted 04.06.2015 | Divorce
Cheryl and Joe Dillon

Getting through divorce is never easy, no matter what the circumstances. If your energy is drained and you feel as though you're stuck, here are 25 sure-fire ways you can cheer yourself up and boost your energy while going through a divorce.

Is This the Year You Get a Divorce?

Cheryl and Joe Dillon | Posted 03.23.2015 | Divorce
Cheryl and Joe Dillon

Many husbands are in complete and utter shock when their wives tell them they want a divorce. So when it comes to informing your spouse of your desire to end your marriage, you'll need to choose your time, place and words carefully.

3 Reasons Your Spouse May Be Reluctant to Divorce - And What You Can Do About It

Cheryl and Joe Dillon | Posted 01.21.2015 | Divorce
Cheryl and Joe Dillon

Now, we're guessing you already know that you can get a divorce if you really want to. But you're smart enough to recognize that if you force the issue, things may take a turn for the worse.

Divorce Confidential: Crafting a Creative Pet Parenting Plan

Caroline Choi | Posted 01.19.2015 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

It's no surprise pet parents are becoming a lot more serious about pet custody. The need to divide this member of your home can be painful and hold so much more value than the division of material possessions.

5 Steps To A Peaceful And Amicable Divorce

Cheryl and Joe Dillon | Posted 01.05.2015 | Divorce
Cheryl and Joe Dillon

The goal for most divorcing couples is to get through the process as quickly and as amicably as possible. So if that's what you want, too (and unless you want to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars and waste years of your life, it should be), here are five tips for a more peaceful divorce...

7 Common Divorce Mistakes To Avoid

Cheryl and Joe Dillon | Posted 12.28.2014 | Divorce
Cheryl and Joe Dillon

It's important that you do whatever you can to keep emotion out of your negotiations. A counselor or coach can help you process your feelings constructively so you can gain the clarity you need to make smart decisions during the proceedings.

What To Do If You Want A Divorce But Your Husband Doesn't

Cheryl and Joe Dillon | Posted 12.15.2014 | Divorce
Cheryl and Joe Dillon

Chances are, when you got married, you and your husband were both equally excited to start your new life together. Unfortunately, when it comes to ending a marriage, the situation isn't always so balanced.

The 5 Biggest Mistakes People Make During Divorce

Dr. Michelle Rozen | Posted 09.23.2013 | Divorce
Dr. Michelle Rozen

Feeling angry? While you may have excellent reasons -- don't take that to Court. Take that to a great therapist.

Ask These 5 Questions To Prevent A Nasty Divorce

Lubov Stark, Esq | Posted 10.09.2012 | Divorce
Lubov Stark, Esq

Avoiding war in divorce is as simple as avoiding war with your neighbor. It is complex, but at the same time achievable.

What It Take To Have A 'Good' Divorce

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 06.03.2012 | Divorce
Christine Carter, PhD

Divorce is horrible. It is the hardest, most painful thing I've ever done. And I had a "good" divorce.

Zip It! 7 Ways To Stop Badmouthing Your Ex

Ashley Davis Bush, LCSW | Posted 04.10.2012 | Divorce
Ashley Davis Bush, LCSW

How do you resist the temptation to hurl the insults? How do you refuse to take the bait that your ex dangles tantalizingly in front of you? Zip your lips!

Why Sandra Bullock and Jesse James Should Avoid Divorce Lawyers

Belinda Etezad Rachman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Belinda Etezad Rachman

Aggressive divorce lawyers complicate and lengthen divorce cases so they can earn as much money as possible. There is a peaceful alternative.

Conscious Divorce Or Emotional Divorce?

Belinda Etezad Rachman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Belinda Etezad Rachman

You don't have to be Gandhi, Buddha or any other kind of evolved spirit to have a "Peaceful Divorce," but you do need to have the intention to do so.

Divorce Lawyers and the Reptilian Brain

Belinda Etezad Rachman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Belinda Etezad Rachman

There is only one sure bet about divorce, and that is this: hiring a divorce lawyer will only make things more expensive and nasty.