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We're 'Blessed' With Our Blended Family

Posted 06.14.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

5 Fun & Free Ways To Entertain The Kids This Summer

Kerri Zane | Posted 08.13.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

For single moms on a budget, this can be a very challenging season. Try to mix in a dose of much needed mommy me-time and it can be doubly complicated. Here are some ideas for summertime fun that won't break the bank.

New Report Claims Elin Nordergren 'Hates' Tiger's Girlfriend

Posted 06.12.2013 | Divorce

According to a recent report, Elin Nordegren is not happy about ex-husband Tiger Woods' relationship with Lindsey Vonn. An unnamed source told Us W...

Is the Adversary Model Appropriate or Suitable for Family Law Matters?

Mark Baer | Posted 08.09.2013 | Divorce
Mark Baer

Divorce doesn't impact children, especially if they are adults, does it? When families are "ripped apart by divorce," it has no consequences, right? ...

Just because he loves kids doesn't mean he will love YOUR kids

Emma Johnson | Posted 08.12.2013 | Divorce
Emma Johnson

A couple months ago I wrote about what I expected to be a sweet one-off hook-up with a hot motorcycle-riding Sicilian I was convinced I had nothing in...

How To Bring Up Divorce When Your Spouse Doesn't Want One

Alison Heller | Posted 08.11.2013 | Divorce
Alison Heller

What to do when you're certain the marriage is over but you fear your spouse isn't? I've seen clients successfully start the conversation about divorce with the following careful steps.

Making the Case for Dating a Bad Boy

Kerri Zane | Posted 08.10.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

"Every man is a bad boy until he meets a good woman." I posted the comment to my facebook community this week and got a lot of very interesting and varied responses.

When To Tell Your Date That You Have Kids

Posted 06.09.2013 | Divorce

If you've recently started dating after divorce, you may be wondering when to tell a potential love interest that you have kids. According to HuffP...

Getting Here 'Took Years, Tears And Lots Of Flexibility'

Posted 06.07.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

Why You Should Introduce Your Kids To A New Love

Posted 06.06.2013 | Divorce

Getting back into the dating world after divorce is no easy task, especially when you have kids. And it can be even trickier to determine when -- if e...

Mayim Bialik Opens Up About Divorce

Posted 06.06.2013 | Divorce

"The Big Bang Theory" star Mayim Bialik opened up to Parade on Thursday about her recent split, and what it's like going through divorce in the public...

5 Ways for Single Moms to Celebrate Father's Day

Kerri Zane | Posted 08.06.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

If you are a single mom because of divorce, the day can unfold as an interminable 24 hours spent by yourself, dwelling on bittersweet memories of what was. If you are single mom due the death of your cherished man, the day can not only be challenging for you personally, but for your children, too.

Let's Stop Celebrating Wedding Anniversaries

Emma Johnson | Posted 08.05.2013 | Divorce
Emma Johnson

Let's take a closer look at our expectations of marriage. Is sticking it out really the goal? Maybe yes, but I would suggest in most cases: No freaking way.

Single Dads Face More Pressure to Have Babies (and Single Moms Win at Dating)

Emma Johnson | Posted 08.05.2013 | Divorce
Emma Johnson

While friends will occasionally ask if I want more children, I don't feel much pressure to make a decision. I'm single, after all. I have two kids who are awesome and healthy.

5 Steps to a Clean Divorce

Alison Heller | Posted 07.31.2013 | Divorce
Alison Heller

Even when both parties enter into a separation with the best intentions of reasonableness, it's difficult to keep a grip on decency amidst a maelstrom of emotional and financial insecurity.

'We're A True Success Story Against The Odds'

Posted 05.31.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

5 Tips for a Easier, Quicker and More Cost-Effective Divorce

Jim Halfens | Posted 07.28.2013 | Divorce
Jim Halfens

You never know when it Starts, when it Ends and what it Costs. I call it the 'SEC-uncertainty,' which has a big influence on any divorce procedure, mostly making the divorce long and dragged out -- both things we want to avoid.

'We See Them All As Ours'

Posted 05.24.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

5 Tips for Single Moms to Survive the Plus-One Wedding Season

Kerri Zane | Posted 07.23.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

June is the start of wedding season and the biggest month for couples to say "I do." For those of us who receive a bevy of wedding invites, but seriously lacking a steady party date, the plus one season can feel a lot like dodging emotional landmines.

5 Reasons Your Divorce Is a Blessing in Disguise

Honoree Corder | Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce
Honoree Corder

What I've realized, in retrospect, is that divorce (as with any challenging situation) actually contains within it many blessings. A decade later I am full of gratitude for my divorce, the opportunities that have crossed my path, and who I've become.

'Blending A Family Takes Patience, Patience, And More Patience'

The Huffington Post | Brittany Wong | Posted 05.17.2013 | Divorce

As part of our Blended Family Friday series, each week we're spotlighting a different stepfamily to learn how they successfully blended their two fami...

For the Betrayer: 8 Things You Must Know and Do to Rebuild Trust After an Affair

Sheri Meyers | Posted 07.14.2013 | Divorce
Sheri Meyers

You've made a terrible mistake. You got caught up in a flirtation that led to an affair. It felt so good at the time and it all happened so quickly.

Tips on Avoiding Same-Sex Divorce Complications

Alton Abramowitz | Posted 07.13.2013 | Divorce
Alton Abramowitz

While divorce is never an easy process, same-sex couples are well advised to do an extra amount of research and homework before filing. It could help to seriously reduce some of the unexpected bumps that you might encounter on the legal road ahead.

The Story Behind the Start of "DivorceHotel"

Jim Halfens | Posted 07.01.2013 | Small Business
Jim Halfens

Every time when divorce agreements are signed in our hotels people wish each other good luck and a positive new future. They leave our hotels on Sunday willing to embrace their new lives.

5 Amazing Ways for Single Moms to Celebrate Mother's Day

Kerri Zane | Posted 07.06.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

Mother's Day can be especially trying for newly single moms. In the past it was their significant others who planned the day and assisted the kids with picking out cards,flowers and activities. But here are some low stress ways to celebrate the amazing solo mom you are with your kids.